International Conference on Fast Reactors and Related Fuel Cycles: Next Generation Nuclear Systems for Sustainable Development (FR17)

Ekaterinburg-EXPO, Yekaterinburg, June 26-29, 2017
Organized by: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Hosted by: Government of the Russian Federation
through: State Atomic Energy Corporation "Rosatom"

Program of the side event

"International research cooperation is a backbone for the nuclear energy of the future" (27 of June 2017, Yekaterinburg)

27 June, Tuesday

Venue: International conference on fast reactors and related fuel cycles: next generation nuclear systems for sustainable development (FR17) –
Ekaterinburg-expo, Expo blvd 2, Side-Event Room.

08:00 – 10:00 Participants registration
10:00 – 11:30 Session 1: Russian view on the scientific program on MBIR reactor.
1. IRC MBIR – milestones in 2016 – 2017 and project roadmap.
Speaker: Alexander ZAGORNOV, Rosatom
2. Development of the nuclear research infrastructure with the multipurpose fast research reactor MBIR.
Speaker: Sergey KIVEROV, RIAR
3. Research program on MBIR for justification of the CFC technologies for the two component nuclear energy with fast and thermal reactors.
Speaker: Andrey GULEVICH, Dmitry KLINOV, IPPE
4. Potential capabilities of the BOR-60 and MBIR reactors for the MA transmutation experiments.
5. Requirements and importance of the structural materials mechanical properties research during the radiation process: MBIR tasks.
Speaker: Vyacheslav CHERNOV, VNIINM Bochvara
6. R&D plans for PRORYV project on MBIR reactor.
Speaker: Alexander ZHEREBTSOV, PRORYV
11:30 – 11:50 Coffee-break
11:50 – 13:40 Session 2: R&D for Gen IV technologies development – international experience.
1. FR program in France. Sodium cooled fast reactor ASTRID – experience and perspectives.
Speaker: Nicolas DEVICTOR, CEA
2. Perspective areas of research – experience of Allegro GFR development.
Speaker: Ladislav BELOVSKY, UJV Rez
3. R&D arising in the course of developing a fast reactor - ALFRED project experience.
Speaker: Alessandro ALEMBERTI, Ansaldo Nucleare
4. Fast reactor development in Korea and respective R&D program.
Speaker: Sung-Ho KIM, SFRA/KAERI
5. China development of the fast reactor and research of the relevant fuel and materials.
Speaker: Zhang DONGHUI, CIAE
6. Challenges facing the developers of advanced fast reactors. Practical experience of material testing with the fast research reactor.
Speaker: Pavel HEIZLAR, Terra Power LLC
7. SEALER - small lead cooled reactor overview.
Speaker: Janne WALLENIUS, LeadCold Reactor

Comments, questions, opinions.
13:40 – 14:30 Lunch, Coffee-break
14:30 – 15:30 Session 3 (only for IRC MBIR partners): IRC MBIR Advisory Board Meeting
15:30 – 15:50 Coffee-break
15:50 – 16:40 Session 4: Current Russian experience and future prospects in the fast reactors’ research area.
1. Research of the BN fuel rods performance limit under transient power conditions.
Speaker: Alexander STAROVEROV, OKBM Afrikantov
2. Challenging objectives in the area of reactor material science faced on the transition to the new nuclear energy technological platform.
Speaker: Anastasia NIKITINA, VNIINM Bochvara
3. Analysis of the technical possibility to continue the irradiation experiments from BOR-60 in MBIR reactor.
Speaker: Alexey IZHUTOV, Igor ZHEMKOV, RIAR
16:40 – 17:00 Coffee-break
20:00 – 23:00 Official IRC MBIR Dinner

International Atomic Energy Agency

Vienna International Centre
PO Box 100

Administration and organization

Ms Martina Neuhold

Conference Services Section

Division of Conference and Document Services

Department of Management IAEA-CN-245

Научный секретариат:

Ms Amparo González-Espartero

Division of Nuclear Fuel Cycle and Waste Technology

Department of Nuclear Energy

Mr Vladimir Kriventsev

Division of Nuclear Power

Department of Nuclear Energy

24,Bolshaya Ordynka str.,
Moscow, Russia, 119017

Mr Alexey Kalashnikov

Division of International Scientific Programs

The State Atomic Energy Corporation "Rosatom"

Mr Evgeny Shamin

International Relations Department

The State Atomic Energy Corporation "Rosatom"

To register please send a request to:

11-40, Ordzhonikidze str.,
Moscow, Russia, 115419

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