ENC 2016 - Call for Papers
The European Forum to discuss Nuclear Science & Technology Issues, Opportunities & Challenges
9 - 13 October 2016, Warsaw, Poland
ENC 2016 provides a platform for the nuclear science community to share their experience and to learn about the latest developments going on in nuclear research and their practical applications. It will furthermore exploit synergy among scientists, industry representatives, policy-makers and citizens on wider societal issues that impact upon how the nuclear science community carries out its work.
ENS and the ENC 2016 Programme Committee are now calling for abstracts in the following areas:
Nuclear science applications for industry and society
Silicon doping; neutron activation analysis including PGAA and delayed neutron detection; isotopes production and supply; water desalination; heat cogeneration; sterilisation; hydrogen generation; non-destructive testing including neutron radiography and tomography; nuclear in space; instrumentation; geochronology, gem stone coloration;...
Advanced reactor technologies
Innovative technologies for Generation III+ reactors; Generation IV reactors; small and modular reactors; innovative reactor concepts, including the Thorium cycle; research reactor and testing facilities; fusion reactors; nuclear data; space propulsion reactors; naval civil reactors; floating nuclear plants; …
Current reactor technologies and new build
Creating the framework for newcomers; localisation; stakeholder involvement; socio-economic impact; development of competences, development of a safety culture; licencing; regulation and supervision; regulator recruitment in an expanding industry; innovative construction and engineering; innovations in the supply chain or construction engineering; training methods and experiments for new coming countries; funding issues; managing budgets and planning; strategic export control;…
Front end; fuel materials; in core management and fuel behaviour; management of fuel leaking; improved fuel performance; used fuel management; used fuel inspection; long term resource management; uranium and plutonium recycling; partitioning and transmutation; transport of fuel; thorium fuel;…
Waste management, dismantling and decommissioning
Waste management; interim storage; waste segregation, exemptions and recycling; surface and geological disposal facilities; material – host rock interactions; decommissioning; decontamination; dismantling; rehabilitation; regulations; socio-economic impact;...
Education, training and knowledge management
Initiatives in education, training and knowledge management; education & training facilities; knowledge transfer; new skills requirements; human capital development; human performance and safety culture; non-destructive testing: personnel qualification and certification; training results: evaluation methodologies; international collaboration; recruitment and labour market issues, e-learning; training simulators; ...
Public engagement for nuclear
Public information; including communicating on nuclear events, nuclear and the societal debates, including and at international fora, nuclear and social media, public perception, stakeholder involvement, economical aspects of nuclear, including CO2; nuclear liability and insurance; countries’ perspectives on nuclear energy policy; international initiatives and projects,...
Upload your abstracts before 1 March 2016
or contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further information
Deadline for abstract submission: 1 March 2016
Notification of authors: 30. April 2016
Deadline for submission of Full Papers requesting a peer review: 30 June 2016
Peer review of Full Papers concluded and author notification: 31 August 2016
Deadline for submission of Full Papers and Extended Abstracts: 15 September 2016
Deadline for submission of PowerPoint presentations: 1 October 2016
ENC 2016: 9 – 13 October 2016
ENC 2016 Conference Secretariat:
Tel: + 32 2 505 30 54
Fax: +32 2 502 3902