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    THELMA laboratory at the JSI

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    Transparency : IRSN takes stock of 10 years of openness to society

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    Predicting infection routes: GRS team calculates the spread of SARS-CoV-2 aerosols in indoor environments

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    European Nuclear Experimental Educational Platform - ENEEP

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    Ability for service up to 50 years for EDF's 900 MWe reactor vessels: IRSN's conclusions

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    Chernobyl: 35th anniversary of the nuclear disaster

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    Testing a new exercise at the JSI TRIGA reactor - Cherenkov radiation-based power meter

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    New tests to simulate nuclear fuel behaviour in the event of a loss-of-coolant accident

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    On call 24/7 - how GRS supports the Federal Radiological Situation Centre

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    Research into a new treatment for patients with acute radiation syndrome

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    Electricity from nuclear fusion: Experts open up new territory for fusion plant licensing

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    Searching a site for a repository: scientific methodology for a site comparison

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    NENE 2021

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News from ETSON and its members

16 Sep 2020 | PSI

The recent stress corrosion cracking (SCC) in Alloy 182 in reactor pressure vessel nozzles, reactor internal attachment or penetrations dissimilar metal welds in boiling water reactors (BWRs) represent a serious potential safety concern.

16 Sep 2020 | SEC NRS

Russian federal nuclear safety rules and regulations ‘Basic Safety Provisions for Nuclear Power Plants’ (NP-001-15) establish a requirement to complement the safety analysis for a nuclear power plant with estimation of errors and uncertainties in the obtained results.

16 Sep 2020 | Bel V

A leak suspected to have been caused by high cycle thermal fatigue due to fluctuating axial motion of a swirl penetration front end has been detected in early 2018 in a non-isolable Reactor Coolant System branch at the Doel 1 Nuclear Power Plant (Belgium).

16 Sep 2020 | SEC NRS

Similar to the situation with other human activities, the coronavirus pandemic has put to test the regulator ability to adapt and retain effective performance under extreme conditions. 

16 Sep 2020 | SEC NRS

In recent years, there has been a growing interest across the world in the designs of small nuclear power plants (SNPP) with small reactors of various types. 

16 Sep 2020 | SEC NRS

The Exercise Evaluation software was developed by the SEC NRS to render the scientific and technical support to the Information and Analytical Centre of Rostechnadzor (Rostechnadzor IAC) – the Russian state safety regulation authority in the field of atomic energy. 

17 Aug 2020 | VTT

The small modular nuclear power reactors under development represent a new way of thinking about nuclear energy. 

17 Aug 2020 | VTT

In autumn 2019 VTT launched the multi-year domestic project “dECOmm: Finnish Ecosystem for New International Decommissioning Services” bringing together Finnish expertise that will prove useful in the forthcoming effort to decommission nuclear power plants both in Finland and abroad. 

17 Aug 2020 | VTT

The objective of the Finnish Research Programme on Nuclear Power Plant Safety 2019-2022 (SAFIR2022) is to ensure that should new matters related to the safe use of nuclear power plants arise, the authorities possess sufficient technical expertise and other competence required for rapidly determining the significance of the matters.

17 Aug 2020 | VTT

Coordinated public research programmes on nuclear waste management have been active in Finland since 1989. 

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