Seminar: Hitachi ABWR Seminar, Birmingham University 🗓 🗺

Hitachi GE Logo

The University of Birmingham will host the latest in the Hitachi ABWR seminar series, on the 17th and 18th of October 2017.

There are talks from Prof Same Sue Ion (former Chair of NIRAB among other leading positions) and Dr Mike Weightman (former ONR Chief Inspector and prepared the UK’s response to Fukushima). Dr Ming Ang will represent Horizon Nuclear Power, and will give a summary and update of the Wylfa Newydd project. There will also be experts from Hitachi speaking on a number of topics such as Core andFuel Design, Safety Analysis and Modelling and RadWaste issues.

Registration is free – please register here.

Engineering Wales Conference 🗓 🗺

This event is not organised by the BWR Hub and Network however it may be of interest to our readers:

Engineering Research Network Wales

The National Research Network (NRN) in Advanced Engineering and Materials (AEM) is launching a major Engineering event for Wales – the Engineering Wales Conference on October 18th 2017 in Swansea.

The event, sponsored by the NRN AEM with funding from the Welsh Government and the Higher Education Council for Wales (HEFCW); this event will bring together researchers, students and industrialists alike to celebrate the excellence in applied science and technology that is present in Wales.

The BWR Hub will be hosting a Workshop titled ‘Showcasing the BWR Hub and Network’ where we will be discussing possible research ideas and the funding opportunities that we are currently offering.

 

For more information, please go to the Engineering Wales Conference Website.