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European Aerosol Conference (EAC 2019)

    On 25-30 of August 2019, the Annual European Aerosol Conference (EAC 2019) was held in Gothenburg, Sweden, which is a forum for sharing experiences and presenting new results in theoretical, experimental and applied aerosol research. The Conference was organized by the Northern Aerosol Research Society (NOSA) and the Gothenburg Air and Climate Research Network.     The topics were presented at plenary sessions on five directs: aerosol technology, study of atmospheric aerosols, methods of measurement of aerosols, aerosols and health, basic aerosol processes and nine special sessions. They…

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Scientific Workshop and International Conference in the UK

    Scientific Workshop “Ab Initio Nuclear Theory: from Breakthroughs to Applications” was held in Guildford (the UK), at the University of Surrey on July 24-26, 2019. The Workshop was focused on the theme “What next in ab initio theory?” The aim of the workshop was to highlight wider picture of the theory of nuclear structure and reactions as well as solve other global problems – from astrophysics to nuclear technologies. Almost 25 leading specialists in the field of theoretical nuclear physics made 30 minutes reports.     27th International…

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Commemoration in Celebration of Completion of Works on New Safe Confinement Construction

   Certificate of completion of New Safe Confinement (NSC) was signed on July 10, 2019. Putting into operation the NSC showed successful implementation of a large-scale project – completion of construction of unique technological structure that doesn’t have analogues in the world. The structure protects mankind reliably against impact of destroyed 4th unit of Chornobyl NPP. For the implementation of the project financial forces of 28 world countries were consolidated, the best engineering and technical decisions were conscripted, almost 500 companies and organizations from Ukraine and other countries participated in…

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Participation in Italy Summer Energy School

    FromJuly 22 to July 27, 2019, Varenna, Italy hosted Summer Energy School «Where we stand and where we go». The school was organized by the Italian Physical Society.     The following topics were discussed at this school: Global Energy Situation; Climate Issues; Sustainable Energy and Improving the Concept of How to Deliver 100 % Renewable Electricity in Economy; Basic Principles of Fourth Generation Reactors, and etc. From the Institute for Safety Problems of NPP of the NAS of Ukraine, in School participated junior researcher at the decommissioning department…

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Workshop on NATO Project “Reliable Nuclear Materials Identification Technology from Spectrometry Data”

    From July 18 to July 21, 2019, the American delegation from the Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences Department of Clemson University (South Carolina, USA) arrived to participate the workshop on NATO program “Science for Peace and Security” project NUKR.SFPP G5094 “Reliable nuclear materials identification technology from spectrometry data”. The Ukrainian project participants from the National University T. Shevchenko, Institute of Environmental Geochemistry and Institute of Safety Problems of NPPs of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine also took part in the workshop. The workshop agenda included reports…

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Scientists Conducted Radiation Survey of the CSNFSF Construction Site

    Employees of the Institute for Safety Problems of Nuclear Power Plants of NAS of Ukraine systematically conduct work on the assessment of the radioecological situation at the construction site of the Centralized Spent Nuclear Fuel Storage Facility (CSNFSF). The activity is carried out within the framework of the agreement on “Scientific and technical support during the construction and commissioning of the Centralized Spent Nuclear Fuel Storage Facility”. According to the research plan, on  July 9, 2019, a radiation survey was carried out at the territory of the construction…

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Victory of the Scientists of Institute for Safety Problems of NPP

    On June 4–7 International Conferences FISA 2019 (Safety of Reactor Systems) and EURADWASTE’19 (Radioactive Waste Management) were held in Pitesti (Romania). The Conferences were organized by The European Commission (EC), the Ministry of Research and Innovation of Romania and the Institute for Nuclear Research (RATEN ICN) under the auspices of the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union in 2019. The events were held in cooperation with European Nuclear Society (ENS), International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and European Nuclear Education Network (ENEN).     During the…

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Ukrainian Nuclear Society Conference

     The Conference of public organization “Ukrainian Nuclear Society” was held on May 30, 2019. Nearly 70 delegates from separated subdivisions of UkrNS participated in the Conference.      Hryhorii Muliar, the President of UkrNS, opened the Conference. He made a report on work of the society for two last years. Beside of information on implementation of planned works, it was announced that UkrNS became a full member of European Nuclear Society (ENS). It has been unanimously decided during electronic voting of General Assembly of ENS on May 10.…

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SE NNEGC “energoatom’ workshop on realization of the project of centralized spent nuclear fuel storage facility

    Representatives of the Institute for Safety Problems of NPP of NAS of Ukraine participated in the workshop organized by SE NNEGC “Energoatom” within the framework of the project of the Centralized Spent Nuclear Fuel Storage Facility construction on May 27-29, 2019. Main issues discussed by the range of specialists were related to the state of the project realization, analysis of behavior of materials shell of spent nuclear fuel under condition of dry storage and discussion of issue of scientific and technical support of works at the stage of…

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Ukrainian and Chinese Forum Devoted to the Presentation of Projects on Scientific and Technical Cooperation

    Ukrainian and Chinese forum devoted to the presentation of projects on scientific and technical cooperation between Kyiv and Qingdao (PRC) was held on May 26, 2019 in Kyiv. The forum was initiated by Chinese company Qingdao Xianchu Energy Development Group Co., Ltd and the Institute for Safety Problems of NPP of NAS of Ukraine.     The forum was started with speech of Zhang Min, Counsellor of the PRC Embassy in Ukraine. Anton Naumovets, academician and Vice President of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, in his…

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