United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

TH36  Future Direction of International Research for Reactors and Fuel Cycle Safety (Part 2)

This session will focus on the latest developments in international nuclear safety research.  The session will touch on long term research being conducted or planned related to the life cycle of nuclear power plants from new designs to decommissioning and disposal of nuclear fuel. Panelists will have the opportunity to share with participants the long term research being conducted in their country or organization with a vision towards the future of nuclear power in their country holistically.  Recognizing research activities have become ever more collaborative and international as the nuclear power industry globalizes, this session will demonstrate, in just a few ways, how the NRC and its international counterparts benefit from continued and increased participation in international nuclear safety research activities.




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