Reportage on CABRI CIP-Q test day, on April 16th
First test on the new water loop of CABRI reactor, the CIP-Q test took place on April 16th 2018. This test is part of CABRI international program (CIP) whose objective is to study reactivity-injection accidents. Back to the test day in video.
Extension of the RESOH chair
The RESOH chair, a training and research chair that studies the influence of inter-organizational relations (sub-contractor relations and project mode) on collective efforts to develop "safe industrial performance", has just been extended for 5 years. In this new phase, the French National Agency for Radioactive Waste Management (ANDRA) will join forces with the chair's long-standing partners: the Institut Mines-Télécom Atlantique (IMT Atlantique), Orano (formerly Areva), Naval Group (formerly DCNS) and the IRSN.
Publication of Eric Blanchardon's HDR report
A new Autorization to Direct Research (HDR) dissertation is added to IRSN’s HDR series, defended by Eric Blanchardon and named “Development and application of methods for the assessment of radiation dose from internal radioactive contamination”. The report is now available in English.
2018 AGORAS Conference – Call for papers before June 1, 2018
The ANR AGORAS (French acronym for Improving the Governance of Organizations and Stakeholder Networks in Nuclear Safety) project is launching a call for papers for its second conference, which will be organized by the Center for Organizational Sociology at the Institute for Political Studies in Paris and will be held on December 13 and 14, 2018, in Montrouge, France. The conference theme is “Lesson learned? Studying learning devices and processes in relation to technological accidents”.
HEIR 2018 conference - Call for presentations
IRSN and CEA are jointly organizing the 12th edition of the International Conference on the Health Effects of Incorporated Radionuclides, HEIR 2018. The call for presentations is now open and will close on May 1, 2018. The conference will be held at IRSN on October 8-11, 2018 in Fontenay-aux-Roses (near to Paris), Building 01 Auditorium.
IRSN's theses days 2018
IRSN’s theses days 2018 will start on Monday March 19th until Thursday March 22nd 2018 and will take place in Annecy (France). This seminar, which takes place every year, is a unique event of exchange and conviviality for IRSN's PhD students.
Geoffrey Pellerin wins the 2018 Jean Bricard Award
On Tuesday, January 30, 2018, Geoffrey Pellerin won the Jean Bricard
Award, presented by the ASFERA (French Association for Aerosol Research)
during the 31st French Aerosol Conference (CFA 2018) held in Paris.
Alexandre Dauzères has defended his HDR "Contribution à la compréhension
des interactions physico-chimiques des matériaux anthropiques et
naturels dans les environnements de stockage de déchets radioactifs" on
Friday 26th January in Fontenay-aux-Roses (France).