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This research topic covers areas such as

  • preparedness, prevention, detection and deterrence of misuse of nuclear material and technology and related training
  • environmental protection and monitoring
  • CBRN+E security
  • Support to the Convention of physical protection of nuclear materials and facilities

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TRANSURANUS

The TRANSURANUS fuel performance code is a key instrument for the thermal, mechanical and neutron-physical analysis of a cylindrical fuel rod in...

Activities on this topic

The JRC can estimate and predict movements of pollutants and toxins emitted from sources such as vehicles and industry through the use of atmospheric...

The European Clearinghouse initiative on Nuclear Power Plants Operational Experience Feedback (“EU Clearinghouse”) has been set up in support of EU...

JRC carries out a significant amount of research, and provides the EU with support in the area of illicit trafficking of nuclear including prevention...

The JRC monitors the state and health of the environment by addressing a range of aspects including monitoring the state of biodiversity and ecosystem...

Global safety and security research at the JRC provides support to EU policies addressing global security and crisis management. Itincludes...

JRC carries out analysis of proliferation concerns by combining nuclear fuel cycle expertise with export control and trade analysis.

The JRC has a strong expertise on nuclear accident modelling, hence it created in 2012 the Nuclear Reactor Accident Analysis and Modelling (NURAM)...

Nuclear safeguards and security measures aim to stop the proliferation of nuclear arms and illicit trafficking of nuclear and radiological materials...

All EU Member States are required to monitor radioactivity in the environment. The JRC is responsible for collecting this data in standardised form...