Interview with Mr François GAUCHÉ, CEA

Mr GAUCHÉ is the Manager of the “Generation IV Reactors” Program at the Nuclear Energy Division of CEA, the “French Alternatives Energies and Atomic Energy Commission”. SFEN Young Generation has interviewed him on the ASTRID project (Advanced Sodium Technological Reactor for Industrial Demonstration).

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Country reports from the last IYNC Board of Directors Meeting in Stockholm

On June 15th, 2013 a Board of Directors Meeting was held in Stockholm, Sweden during the European Nuclear Young Generation Forum 2013. Country delegates from across the globe held presentations on the current status of the nuclear industry and YGN activities in their countries, and we’ve made them all available for download here.

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Hungary: Scope of the Fusion Expert Group

As a result of more than 50 years of development, fusion research reached a level where power plant scale fusion reactors are planned to be built, which raised the need for closer collaboration with other fields of nuclear technology. At this point the Hungarian EURATOM Fusion Association decided to establish the Fusion Expert Group within the Hungarian Nuclear Society. This way fusion became officially represented in the nuclear field.

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Francois Arari

Interview: François Harari, Westinghouse Electric Company

Starting his career within the French Army, François Harari joined the nuclear industry in 1990. He held several high-level positions within Cogema, Areva and Westinghouse Electric Company. He is currently Vice-President and Managing Director of Westinghouse France, Benelux and South Africa. He explained us how his company is active in various areas as Nuclear New Build, Dismantling & Decommissioning operations, Small Modular Reactors.

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