Issue No. 49 Autumn
(November 2015)


ENS News

Word from the President

TopFuel 2015 in Zürich

Corrosion and Hydrogen Pickup in Zircaloy-2 Channels with and without Proximity to Control Blade

The Effect of Stress Biaxiality on Hydride Reorientation Threshold Stress

ENS Events

PIME 2016

RRFM 2016

Nestet 2016

ENC 2016

Member Societies

Spanish Nuclear Society

Nuclear Societies sign new MOU to continue UK-Japan collaboration

Slovak Nuclear Society technical visit to Hungary

The 20th  Edition of the „Alexandru Ene” Drawing and Essay Contest

Nuclear 2015

Energy for Humanity: a new voice for the environmental movement

Summer nuclear activities in Hungary

YGN Report

Call for summary IYNC2016

YGN Report

Call for summary IYNC2016

Corporate Members

L-3 MAPPS to Deliver Severe Accident Simulator to Westinghouse for Project in Japan

Algeria boosts expertise in nuclear technology through collaboration between COMENA and SCK•CEN

SCK•CEN presents modernization of BR2 research reactor at IAEA general conference in Vienna

IAEA and SCK•CEN Academy to cooperate deeper in education, training and research

Ansaldo NES – Silo Emptying Plant Mobile Caves

How the uranium enrichment SC "PA ECP" won the trophy as the "Best Fuel Company Enterprise for Civil Protection" from Russia's TVEL

ENS World News

Nuclear reactor core melt accidents. State of knowledge

ENS sponsored conferences

ENS Members

Links to ENS Member Societies

Links to ENS Corporate Members

Editorial staff


PIME 2016

PIME 2016
14 - 17 February 2016 in Bucharest, Romania


RRFM 2016
RRFM 2016
13 - 17 March 2016 in Berlin, Germany
NESTet 2016
NESTet 2016
22 -26 May 2016 in Berlin, Germany
ENC 2016

ENC 2016
9 - 13 October 2016 in Warsaw, Poland

Call for summary IYNC2016

The call for summary submissions for the IYNC2016 conference to be held in Huangzhou, China, is now open.

Submission guidelines

Authors are asked to submit directly a minimum two-page (max four pages) summary, which will be reviewed for relevance and quality. See instructions in the following template.

Summaries may be submitted for the following sessions:

  1. NPP Operation and Maintenance, Design Modification

  2. Advanced Reactors Design (including Gen IV)

  3. Reactor Physics and Neutronics

  4. Thermal Hydraulics

  5. Nuclear Fuel and Materials

  6. Nuclear Safety, Security, Safeguards (including non-proliferation) and Radiation Protection

  7. Nuclear Fuel Cycle, Waste Management and Decommissioning

  8. Fusion

  9. Education, Human Resources Development and Knowledge Management

  10. Politics, Economics, and Societal issues

  11. Applications of Nuclear Technology in Non-power Sectors

  12. YGN best practices

IYNC 2016

When submitting the summary, authors can express their preference for oral presentation or poster session. The organization will ultimately decide on the way it is presented.

Over 100 high quality full papers will be selected and published in a special issue of Energy Procedia (A peer-review Journal indexed by Scopus, Thomson CPCI and Ei). There will also be awards for the best presentations and posters.

Submission Deadlines

  • November 15th 2015: 
    Summary (2-4 pages) submission deadline

  • December 15th 2015:
    Summary acceptance

  • March 15th 2016:
    Full paper (5-8 pages) submission deadline

  • April 15th 2016:
    Full Paper review notification

  • May 15th 2016:
    Revised full paper deadline

For any further information please visit our webpage:

Sponsorship for IYNC2016

IYNC2016 will be held in Hangzhou, China and will bring together more than 700 young and senior professionals, students and academia. IYNC2016 will feature plenary sessions, interactive workshops, technical tracks, a large variety of technical tours and networking activities. In the spirit of a volunteer organization, we are seeking corporate and organizational sponsors and exhibitors who believe in the future of the nuclear industry and in the potential of the next generation. There are six levels of sponsorship: contributor, bronze, silver, gold, platinum and diamond, with an increasing level of benefits to the sponsor. We will give your organization the recognition you deserve!

More sponsorship information:
Corporate Sponsorship Chair

Local Sponsorship Chair


IYNC 2016 Sponsorship information

Home l Top l Disclaimer l Copyright l Webmaster