Research Reactors

Vol. 60-4

November 2019

This edition of the IAEA Bulletin examines research reactors and the many ways in which the IAEA helps countries to derive optimal benefit from them.

Tapping into the power of research reactors

Exploring research reactors and their use

Nuclear infrastructure development to reap the benefits of research reactors

Regulating research reactors in Morocco and beyond

Leadership and management for safety

Q&A with Operations Director at the Nuclear Research and Consultancy Group (NRG) in the Netherlands

How research reactors help make medical imaging possible

Building skills and knowledge using research reactors

Safety from start to finish

A tour through Jordan’s research reactor facility

Strategically harnessing the full potential of research reactors

Enhancing safety, security and reliability

IAEA peer review missions for research reactors

Finding the right fit

How nuclear security is incorporated into research reactors

Countries move towards low enriched uranium to fuel their research reactors

Verifying the research

Implementing safeguards at research reactors

Managing ageing research reactors to ensure safe, effective operations

Decommissioning Uzbekistan’s first research reactor

Maintaining the sustainability of research reactors

IAEA, FAO help develop bananas resistant to major fungal disease

Fighting air pollution with a $1 tool

IAEA Member States get access to radioactive source transport container, thanks to US contribution


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