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Past Events

5th International Summer School on Operational issues in Radioactive Waste Management and Nuclear Decommissioning
Sep 09 2013
Sep 13 2013
Ispra, Italy

The JRC is pleased to host the 5th edition of the Summer School on Operational issues in Radioactive Waste Management and Nuclear Decommissioning from 9 to 13 September in Ispra, Italy. Organised in co-operation with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), the Milan State University (Università degli Studi di Milano) and the International Radiation Protection Association (IRPA) it will bring together international experts in the nuclear field.

European Transport Research Conference 2016
©TRA, 2016
Apr 18 2016
Apr 21 2016

Transport Research Arena 2016 – a transport research event in Europe, gathering every 2 years the key stakeholders:  researchers, experts, operators, industry and policy-makers.

Sep 08 2014
Sep 12 2014

The course brings together many international experts in waste management and nuclear decommissioning, and will feature several technical sessions as well as visits to the JRC's laboratories involved in decommissioning and nuclear and radioactive waste management.

Sep 14 2015
Sep 18 2015

This year, the course is organised around several technical sessions and will feature a visit to JRC laboratories that are involved in decommissioning and nuclear and radioactive waste management. The school uses a combination of lectures, working sessions, tabletop exercises, practical field exercises, case studies and group deliberations as part of the exercises to meet its objectives.

Jun 08 2015
Jun 09 2015

This workshop will be of particular interest to researchers performing experimental or modelling work in any aspect of fuel rod behaviour, particularly cladding interactions with fuel and coolant under high sustained temperature, rapid heat-up & quenching conditions like during design basis accident conditions.

Apr 16 2015
Apr 17 2015

A workshop organised by the JRC together with the University of Birmingham will explore the education and training needs in nuclear decommissioning.

Jun 24 2014
Jun 26 2014

The objectives of the workshop are to support competence building in the area of nuclear waste disposal long-term safety and societal implementation processes.

©EU, 2015
Oct 28 2015
Oct 29 2015

The inauguration of the European Interoperability Centre for Electric Vehicles and Smart Grids will be held in conjunction with the International Symposium "Towards a Transatlantic E-Mobility Market"on 28th – 29th October 2015 in Ispra, Italy.

The two-day Symposium will bring together key stakeholders to discuss aspects related to interoperability - Vehicles and Grids - and concrete actions to pave the way towards an e-mobility market.

Sep 30 2014

On 30 September the JRC and the European Academies Science Advisory Council (EASAC) will organise a launch event to present their joint report on the "Management of spent nuclear fuel and its waste" at the Belgian Royal Academies for Science and the Arts in Brussels.

Geel Linear Accelerator
©EC, 2015
Mar 04 2015
Mar 05 2015

The main objective of the workshop is to present the use of Neutron Resonance Densitometry (NRD) as a non-destructive analysis (NDA) technique to characterise nuclear materials.