|22 Jul 2021||Improving Modeling Accuracy and Interpretation Skills Within ETSON EP&R Community
The consequences of the radiological and nuclear emergencies may vary from an overexposure of a single person to a transboundary catastrophe with multiple victims and massive radiation contamination. In light of the effort and resources potentially involved in the mitigation, assessment of the radiological consequences during an emergency is a vital stage in the planning and response.
|09 Mar 2021||Collection of weblinks to content of ETSON members regarding the 10th anniversary of the Fukushima accident
The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear accident having its 10th anniversary, here is a compilation of content published by the members of ETSON on this occasion.
|15 Feb 2021||Covid-19: ETSON Workshop Report published
To promote the exchange on the challenges posed to nuclear safety by the current Covid-19 pandemic, ETSON conducted a workshop in 2020. Now ETSON has published a workshop report which summarises the contributions of the partaking organisations.
|18 Jan 2021||EURAD project - working together for a safe radioactive waste management
The European Joint Programme on Radioactive Waste Management (EURAD) will help the EU member states to obtain the know-how required to implement safe and long-term management of radioactive waste.
|16 Dec 2020||Investigating the Zirconium Cladding Tubes of New Paks NPP Fuel Assemblies at Centre for Energy Research
At the end of 2020, the operation of new VVER-440 lead test assemblies optimized for the water-uranium ratio will start at the Paks Nuclear Power Plant. With the introduction of new fuel, fewer fresh assemblies will be needed for refuelling of the reactor.
|16 Dec 2020||Researchers of EK assessed raw materials to be used in nuclear-grade concretes to reduce nuclear decommissioning costs
Scientists of the Centre for Energy Research (EK) studied the activation susceptibility of the pebble-sand fraction of radiation-shielding concretes around nuclear reactors. During the project, a strong research network was formed with the Czech, Polish, Slovakian and Korean participants of the RADCON project.
|16 Nov 2020||ETSON Award 2020
On November 3, four young experts from ETSON member organisations competed in an online science slam for this year´s ETSON Award. The event, won by an IRSN researcher and his team, had been organised by the network´s Junior Staff Programm.
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