An update on Gen IV nuclear reactors
Speaker: Prof Lyndon Edwards. National Director, Australian Generation IV International Forum Research. Hosted by the Nuclear Engineering Panel of Engineer Australia Sydney Branch. 6 pm to 7:30 pm AEDT Wednesday 16 November 2022 – now only Webinar. Click here to see Lyndon Edwards’ slides This talk will describe today’s leading Gen IV SMR technologies, define the changes required in the…Read More »
ANSTO’s new SYMO plant uses Synroc Technology to immobilize nuclear medicine production waste.
Hosted by Nuclear Engineering Panel of NSW Engineers Australia Pamela Naidoo-Ameglio, GroupExecutive, Nuclear Precinct –ANSTO and Executive Director ANM Speaker: Pamela Naidoo-Ameglio, GroupExecutive, ANSTO Nuclear Precinct and Executive Director Australian Nuclear Medicine (ANM). Webinar and In-Person Event 6 pm Sydney time, Wednesday 17 March 2021. Venue: Engineers Australia, Mezzanine, 44 Market Street, Sydney, NSW 2000. Slides for event are available CLICK…Read More »
Introduction to the Rolls-Royce UK SMR technology and consortium.
Speaker: Alan Woods, Director Strategy and Business Development – SMR, Rolls Royce, UK. Webinar 5 pm Sydney time, Wednesday 21 October 2020. Alan’s slides are available here A video of the webinar is available here The Rolls-Royce lead SMR consortium encompasses a number of companies that bring together all the capabilities to design and supply an SMR power station specifically designed…Read More »
Licensing the First Nuclear Power Plant in the United Arab Emirates.
Speaker: Ian Grant, Consultant, Ottawa, Canada. Webinar 9 am Sydney time, Thursday 1 October 2020. Slides presented at this webinar are available here In 2009, United Arab Emirates (UAE) decided to implement a nuclear power program and established the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) to evaluate and implement a nuclear power plan within UAE and an independent Federal Authority of…Read More »
Using Blockchain Ledgers for Tracking Radioactive Sources and Nuclear Material
Speaker: Dr Edward Obbard, Senior Lecturer, School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, UNSW. Webinar 5 pm to 6 pm Sydney time, Wednesday 29 July 2020. Video of webinar at https://youtu.be/y0SYvTaXkpc Blockchain based information management systems provide an immutable, distributed ledger of inventories and transactions. SLAFKA is a demo blockchain based reporting system, designed by UNSW for the Stimson Centre and…Read More »
Hydrogen Production and Nuclear Power
Speaker: Warner Priest Siemens Australia. Webinar 6 pm to 7 pm Sydney time, Wednesday 15 July 2020. As identified in the Australian Government’s Technology Investment Roadmap Discussion Paper, establishing cost-effective hydrogen production could be one of the key opportunities for Australia’s low emissions future. This webinar will review hydrogen production technologies and show examples of nuclear power reactors that enable high-efficiency…Read More »
Innovation in Nuclear
Speaker: Suzanne Jaworowski, Chief of Staff and Senior Advisor, Office of Nuclear, US DOE. Webinar 5 pm to 6 pm Sydney time, Wednesday 10 June 2020. Suzanne Jaworowski will review the many new nuclear initiatives taking place in the USA. These include the first Small Modular Reactor (SMR) deployment, the Versatile Test Reactor project and the National Reactor Innovation Centre. …Read More »
Nuclear Power – New Constructions and R&D
Speaker: Dr Mark Ho, President ANA. Webinar 5 pm Thurs 28 May 2020. A video of the event is available at https://youtu.be/T5cImciiwjI . Slides for the Webinar are available here . Abstract Progress in nuclear power continues unabated with Westinghouse AP-1000 commissioning work in Georgia, KLT-40S connection in Pevek and EPR builds at Hinkley Point , not to mention the…Read More »