Pilot training for Radiation Protection Worker (Jan 2017)

Pilot training for Radiation Protection Worker (January 30 – February 3 2017, Budapest, Bulgaria)

  • Introduction to nuclear power technology (4-4 hours lecture and laboratory work)
  • Radiation protection (12 hours lecture and 4 hours laboratory work)
  • Nuclear fuel and radioactive waste (10 hours lecture)
  • Introduction (2 hours), consultation (2 hours), evaluation (2 hours)

Further information in PDF document


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NRNU MEPhI submitted a report on CORONA and CORONA-II projects presented at the International Conference for young scientists, specialists, and post-graduates on Nuclear Reactor Physics 2016 (ICNRP-2016) (September 5-9, 2016, Moscow, Russia) available at: https://lomonosov-msu.ru/eng/event/3604/



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CORONA II and ECVET at Bulgarian Nuclear Energy Conference

REL has participated in the work of traditional international nuclear conference “Bulgarian Nuclear Energy – national, regional and world energy security”, Riviera Holiday Club, Varna, Bulgaria,  conducted on 15 – 17 June, 2016 and has presented a paper titled “CORONA project and its contribution to ECVET initiative”.

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Article “Developing the European Center of Competence on VVER-type nuclear power reactors”

NRNU MEPhI has prepared the article “Developing the European Center of Competence on VVER-type nuclear power reactors”, which has been published online in European Journal of Engineering Education on June 27th, 2016 and is available at http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/03043797.2016.1202907.

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CORONA II at Romanian conference

REL had participated in the work of the 9th Annual International Conference on Sustainable Development through Nuclear Research and Education, conducted on 18 – 20 May 2016 in Pitesti, Romania with a paper titled  "CORONA PROJECT – CONTRIBUTION TO VVER NUCLEAR EDUCATION AND TRAINING" http://www.nuclear.ro/en/conference/nuclear_2016.php

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CORONA II at NESTet 2016

REL has participated in the Conference “NESTet2016 – Nuclear Education and Training” in Berlin, Germany, conducted on 22-26 May 2016, and had presented paper on theme “ESTABLISHMENT OF TRAINING CENTER FOR VVER TECHNOLOGY”. More information about the conference conducted in Berlin is available at  http://www.euronuclear.org/events/nestet/nestet2016/index.htm

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New CORONA II Website

CORONA II project just released new dedicated website where we will be sharing information with public.

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CORONA II Kick-Off Meeting

The CORONA II project kick-off meeting took place the previous week in Pratvets in Bulgaria.

Here are some basic points discussed during this meeting:

  • To introduce participants and clarify their vision regarding realization of project goals and project activities.
  • To clarify the general administrative and financial requirements of the project.
  • To constitute the project’s management bodies.
  • To identify and obtain agreement on the contribution and role of each partner to project activities.
  • To identify issues, concerns and pain points with the project.
  • To prepare work plan for the next period in compliance with the project schedule.

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