Posted on Wednesday 20 February 2013 by ASGARD
There are two summer schools planned within ASGARD project. The first summer school (named Winterschool 2013 "Fabrication methods & Irradiation performance") was held on 29 – 30 January 2013 at NRG, Petten, The Netherlands.
There were 27 participants on the first day and 35 on the second day of the Winterschool.
Invited speakers were:
Hans Widegren, Westinghouse - Industrial fuel manufacturing course
Manuel Pouchon, PSI - Sol gel methods & advanced sphere-pac fuel fabrication
Sébastien Picart, CEA - The resin process for making oxide and carbide microspheres
Ralph Hania, NRG - Irradiation studies and post-irradiation examinations of advanced fuel materials
The Winterschool's second day included visit to NRG labs and Decommissioning and Waste Treatment facility.
The Winterschool was followed by the 2nd regular ASGARD Project Meeting, which took place on January 31 - February 1.