Education and training

INSTN Course on Generation IV Nuclear Reactor Systems for the future

GENERATION IV Nuclear Reactor Systems for the future

This 5 days (30 hours) international course organized by INSTN will take place November 16-20, 2020 and will cover Generation IV Systems addressing cross-cutting aspects on:

  • safety
  • materials and fuels
  • energy conversion
  • nuclear fuel cycle

Details on the course and further information are summarized below.

Course Overview:

The general objective is to provide participants with an up to date basic knowledge on the six concepts selected for the 4 th generation of nuclear systems (LFR, GFR, VHTR, SCWR, MSR).

Why it might interest you to take this course:

  • Lectures by renowned experts from France and other countries (Czech Republic Italy Germany).
  • Tutorials (How to “ a fast neutron reactor using simple calculations).
  • The course is supported and advertized by GIF.

Entry requirements: Basic knowledge on nuclear reactor physics is desirable.

COURSE FLYER: for further information and registration please check out the course flyer: FC_558_2020_flyer_NN

Course Website: link here.

Contact: Nadia Nowacki (

Note that for members of ENEN a specific discounted fee is applicable!