United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

T5  Advanced Reactors: Technical Readiness

This session will describe the NRC's approach to technical challenges and preparedness for the review of advanced non-LWR designs.   In particular, the session will cover near-term implementation of NRC’s vision and strategy for improving the agency’s readiness to regulate advanced non-light water reactors.  Specific topics will include advanced reactor design criteria and policy, and research activities.

  • Kathy Halvey Gibson, Special Assistant, Division of Systems Analysis, RES/NRC tel: 301-873-6458, e-mail: Kathy.Gibson@nrc.gov
  • Jason Thompson, General Engineer/Physical Scientist (NSPDP), Division of Systems Analysis, RES/NRC tel: 301-41-1660, e-mail: Jason.Thompson@nrc.gov
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