20 Dec 2021 International acknowledgment of the RATEN ICN research capacity newspicture International acknowledgment of the RATEN ICN research capacity

RATEN ICN was designated as IAEA International Centre based on Research Reactors for the “Education and Training” and for “Joint Research and Development (R&D) Projects” fields, joining the Network of other 6 well-known institutes from the USA, France, Belgium, Korea and Russia.

20 Dec 2021 Progress on ATHENA facility implementation newspicture Progress on ATHENA facility implementation

The Advanced Thermo-Hydraulics Experiment for Nuclear Application (ATHENA) facility will be built at Mioveni platform, on the RATEN-ICN research center premises. 

22 Jun 2021 Stepping forward for ALFRED infrastructure newspicture Stepping forward for ALFRED infrastructure

ALFRED infrastructure was designed as a Research Infrastructure of global relevance on the HLM and LFR technology.

22 Jun 2021 Evaluation of Advanced Nuclear Fuel Elements Behaviour Proposed for Use in CANDU Nuclear Reactor newspicture Evaluation of Advanced Nuclear Fuel Elements Behaviour Proposed for Use in CANDU Nuclear Reactor

Different concepts for nuclear heavy water reactors fuel bundles were compared and analysed from the thermo-mechanical point of view by using specific computer codes.

18 Jan 2021 Preparing the ALFRED Research Infrastructure Development in Romania newspicture Preparing the ALFRED Research Infrastructure Development in Romania

PRO ALFRED project - Activities for the Preparation of the ALFRED Research Infrastructure Development in Romania  was devoted to strengthen  the  Romanian capability for an increased national  participation in the ALFRED Infrastructure implementation.

18 Jan 2021 Improving Fission Gases Composition Measurements newspicture Improving Fission Gases Composition Measurements

A device for efficient calibration of the SRS QMS 200 gas analyzer was designed, manufactured and tested at RATEN ICN.