New Indoor Positioning Technology to Improve Efficiency and Accuracy of Safeguards Inspections

New Indoor Positioning Technology to Improve Efficiency and Accuracy of Safeguards Inspections

22 July 2016

An indoor positioning technology originally invented to help rescue firefighters will soon be put to use to help IAEA safeguards inspectors verify States’ legal commitment only to use nuclear material and facilities for peaceful purposes.

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5 July 2016

How nuclear technology helps women farmers in Sudan leave poverty behind

 
How Nuclear Technology Helps Women Farmers in Sudan Move Out of Poverty

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Thriving fields, lasting change: how nuclear science helps women farmers in Sudan leave hunger and poverty behind

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On 24 September 2015, irradiated liquid highly enriched uranium (HEU) fuel was removed from a research reactor at the Radiation and Technological Complex in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. The following pictures document the removal operation from the reactor hall to the airplane at Tashkent International Airport carrying the fuel to Russia.  (Photo S. Tozser/IAEA)

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Radioactive Waste Management
IAEA Action Plan on Nuclear Safety
Cancer Care and Control
Nuclear Power
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Nuclear Security: New Directions for 21st Century

Last update: 22 July 2016