Issue No. 26 Autumn
(November 2009)


ENS News

Word from the President

Kant and the Nimby Syndrome

The medical isotope crisis

ENS Events

ETRAP 2009

Pime 2010

RRFM 2010

ENC 2010


Member Societies & Corporate Members

High Pressure - Boiling Water Reactor, HP-BWR, concept

Romanian-Belgian Seminar on “Nuclear Energy and the environment”

International Symposium on Nuclear Energy – SIEN 2009

Space flight research at the Belgian Nuclear Research Centre

SNE news

YGN Report

Spanish Young Generation Network in ICEM’09/DECOM’09

The Swiss Young Generation Project 2009

The communications mission of the growing BNS-YG network

YGN Technical Tour of Finland 2009

ENS World News

NucNet News

ENS sponsored conferences

ENS Members

Links to ENS Member Societies

Links to ENS Corporate Members

Editorial staff


ETRAP 2009

ETRAP 2009
8 - 11 November 2009
in Lisbon, Portugal


Pime 2010

Pime 2010
14 - 17 February 2010 in Budapest, Hungary


RRFM 2010

RRFM 2010
21 - 25 March 2010 in Marrakech, Morroco


ENC 2010

ENC 2010
30 May - 3 June 2010
in Barcelona, Spain


RRFM 2010

RRFM 2010

21 - 25 March 2010, Marrakech, Morocco

Call for Papers

The RRFM 2010 Programme Committee is calling for both oral and poster presentations in the following areas:

  • All Key Areas of the Nuclear Fuel Cycle of Research Reactors
    Fissile material supply. Fresh fuel and targets: Origin and status, qualification, fabrication. Technical aspects of fuel in-core management and safety. Fresh and spent fuel transportation. Fuel and reactor licensing. Spent fuel storage, corrosion and degradation. Fuel back-end management. Innovative methods in research reactor analysis.

  • Innovative methods in research reactor analysis and design

  • Utilization of Research Reactors

  • Research Reactor Support for Innovative Nuclear Power Reactors and Fuel Cycles

  • New Research Reactor Projects

  • Research Reactor Operation and Maintenance

Click here to download the RRFM 2010 Call for Papers

We welcome both oral and poster submissions. If you wish to share your knowledge and insights with fellow-members of the research reactor community, please submit your abstract by 27.11.2009  through the RRFM 2010 Abstract Submission System.

Abstract review

The abstracts received will be peer reviewed under the auspices of the RRFM 2010 Programme Committee. Authors will be notified of paper acceptance by 19 December 2009.

Important dates

Deadline for abstract submission: 27 November 2009

Notification of authors: 19 December 2009

Deadline for full paper submission: 19 February 2010

Deadline for submission of PowerPoint presentations: 12 March 2010

Conference: 21 - 25 March 2010

Instructions for authors

Your full paper must be upload by 19 February 2010 at the very latest.

Your Powerpoint presentation must be in our possession by 12 March 2010 at the very latest.

Download instructions for authors

Publication Policy

The proceedings of RRFM 2010 will be published on the RRFM 2010 conference website, linked to the ENS website, with the reference number ISBN 978-92-95064-10-2.

RRFM 2010 Delegates will receive a CD ROM with the proceedings of the conference about 6 weeks after the event.

Please don’t hesitate to contact the ENS / RRFM 2010 Secretariat should you have any question:

Tel: + 32 2 505 30 54
Fax: +32 2 502 3902


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