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VIII International School on Anticipating Challenges for Accident Tolerant Fuels (ATFs) and Small Modular Reactor (SMRs) Fuel Cycles

September 28 - October 2

 

Spent Nuclear Fuel (SNF) management is a core issue for sustainable development and long-term viability of nuclear energy. The main objective of this school is to share information on recent developments in the field of SMR SNF management and spent nuclear accident tolerant fuel, as well as identify key relevant issues.

Description:

The VIII International School on Spent Nuclear Fuel Management of SMRs and Commercial NPPs for Young Professionals is organized by State Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom in cooperation with the IAEA. This 5-day education & training event is a unique international educational experience aimed at improving leadership competencies in order to support the development of national spent nuclear fuel management programmes.

 

The School is focused on specific features of Anticipating Challenges for Accident Tolerant Fuels and Small Modular Reactor Fuel Cycles and oriented to young professionals with managerial potential from the IAEA Member States to provide them with a comprehensive understanding of key issues and challenges associated with SMR SNF and spent nuclear accident tolerant fuel.

Topics:

  • Activities of the State Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom: current state, challenges, prospects, and projects;
  • Trends in Spent Fuel Management Worldwide. On-going IAEA Activities to Addressed Related Challenges;
  • SMR projects and types of SMRs fuel;
  • The issues of SNF management of SMRs: storage, transportation, reprocessing, disposal;
  • The issues of spent nuclear accident tolerant fuels management: storage, transportation, reprocessing, disposal;
  • The problems and challenges for management of SNF from SMRs and spent ATFs

Details

Start:
September 28
End:
October 2
Event Category:
Website:
http://rosatomtech.com

Venue

Online training
The School will be held online

Organizers

Rosatom Technical Academy
State Atomic Energy Corporation “Rosatom”