ANS is committed to advancing, fostering, and promoting the development and application of nuclear sciences and technologies to benefit society.
Explore the many uses for nuclear science and its impact on energy, the environment, healthcare, food, and more.
The division's objectives are to promote the advancement of knowledge and understanding of the fundamental physical phenomena characterizing nuclear reactors and other nuclear systems. The division encourages research and disseminates information through meetings and publications. Areas of technical interest include nuclear data, particle interactions and transport, reactor and nuclear systems analysis, methods, design, validation and operating experience and standards. The Wigner Award heads the awards program.
2020 ANS Virtual Winter Meeting
November 15–19, 2020
The Standards Committee is responsible for the development and maintenance of voluntary consensus standards that address the design, analysis, and operation of components, systems, and facilities related to the application of nuclear science and technology. Find out What’s New, check out the Standards Store, or Get Involved today!
Latest Magazine Issues
Latest Journal Issues
Nuclear Science and Engineering
Fusion Science and Technology
More from UWC 2020: Round 2
This year’s Utility Working Conference had a dynamic opening plenary and a packed roster of informative sessions. Following are recaps of some of the 2:00 p.m. (EDT) sessions that took place.
Don't miss Newswire's coverage of the opening plenary and the sessions at 12:00 pm.
Fusion Science and Technology | Volume 4 | Number 2 | September 1983 | Pages 13-19
Progress in Fusion Technology | dx.doi.org/10.13182/FST83-A22840
Articles are hosted by Taylor and Francis Online.
The aims, the main characteristics and the organisation of the European Community Fusion programme are outlined. The content of the programme in the physics area is presented, with particular emphasis on results obtained after the Baltimore conference (September 1982). The fusion technology programme and NET are dealt with in some more detail. Finally the present status of international cooperation between the Community fusion programme and other large fusion programmes in the world is reviewed.