JRC: Calls for Access to Nuclear Research Infrastructures

The The European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC) has launched 11 nuclear calls for hosting open access projects in JRC Nuclear Research Infrastructures.

Conditions and criteria for access

  • The Lead User Institution and User Institutions  must be from an EU Member State, country associated to the Euratom Research Programme (only Switzerland and Ukraine).
  • The Lead User Institution must be from a university, research or public institution, or from a Small-Medium-Enterprise (SME).
  • Ethical considerations in accordance with EU Law, in particular Art. 19 of Regulation (EU) 1291/2013, and applicable laws and regulations in the EU Member States.
  • The proposal submission form is complete and complies with the instructions.

The JRC may provide a financial or in-kind contribution to support Users to cover their costs of travel and subsistence (T&S) related to the User stay days, subject to the availability of funds, personnel and other resources to Users from User Institutions located in an EU Member State or country associated to the Euratom Research Programme (only Switzerland and Ukraine).

Calls for Nuclear Resarch Facilities:

Laboratory of the Environmental & Mechanical Materials Assessment (EMMA) [Calls close 15/10/2020]

AMALIA, assessment of nuclear power plants core internals

LILLA, Liquid Lead Laboratory

SMPA, Structural Materials Performance Assessment Laboratories

MCL, Micro-Characterisation Laboratory

European research infrastructure for nuclear reaction, radioactivity, radiation and technology studies in science and applications (EUFRAT) [Calls close 15/10/2020]

RADMET, Radionuclide Metrology laboratories

GELINA, the JRC Neutron Time-of-Flight Facility

HADES, Underground laboratory for ultra-low level gamma-ray spectrometry]

MONNET, Tandem accelerator based fast neutron source

Actinide User Laboratory (ActUsLab) [Calls close 30/09/2020]

HC-KA, Hot Cell Laboratory

FMR, Fuels and Materials Research

PAMEC, Properties of Actinide Materials under Extreme Conditions


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