United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Didier Jacquemain

  • MSc and PhD in Physical Chemistry, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel, 1992
  • Confirmed Expert in severe accident field since 2011, 21 years working in the field
  • Deputy Head of the Severe Accident Department at IRSN since 2012 (76 persons, safety assessment experts, researchers and students involved in SA safety assessment and research (coordination of research programs, analyses of experiments, development of models (ASTEC), performance of reactor applications, of L2 PSA and safety assessment).
  • Previously head of a laboratory in charge of in-pile and out-of-pile experimentation in Nuclear Safety Research Facilities (Phébus, Cabri, ISTP)
  • Co-president of the IRSN-CEA-EDF group managing cooperative severe accident research 
  • Chairman of the International Source Term Program Scientific Analtytical Working Group
  • Chairman of the OECD/NEA THAI2 PRG
  • Chairman of the OECD/NEA working group on FCVS
  • 26 publications in the SA field with notably the coordination of the final report of the Phébus FPT1 test and of a reference text book on SA (550 pages in French, published in November 2013)
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