28th Symposium of AER on VVER Reactor Physics and Reactor Safety
Registration for 28th Symposium of AER on VVER Reactor Physics and Reactor Safety is open! Register now
October 8 – 12, 2018, Olomouc, Czech Republic
First Announcement and Call for Papers
The 28th Symposium continues the traditional series of annual meetings of the international association „Atomic Energy Research“ (AER) on VVER reactor physics and safety research. This year‘s Symposium will be organized in the Czech Republic by NRI Rez.
The official program of the symposium will start on Monday, October 8, at 9 AM. The participants are however welcome already on Sunday evening, when the welcome drink will be served.
Further details information about the AER Symposium 2018 including the travel information will be available on this page.
- Advances in spectral and core calculation methods
- Reactor physics experiments and code validation (benchmarks)
- Fuel management issues
- Reactor dynamics and safety analysis
- Thermal hydraulics and Nuclear applications of computational fluid dynamics (CFD)
- Core surveillance and monitoring
- Intermediate storage of spent fuel, decommissioning and radwaste
- Spent fuel disposal and actinide transmutation
The registration is to be carried out electronically through the registration form at the symposium web page.
Please perform the preliminary registration soon, so that we can get an approximate number of participants. You will be able to update the preliminary information (modify title of the paper, add abstract etc.) later.
Registration will close on August 14, 2018.
AER members can take part free of charge, non-AER members will be charged with a registration fee of 100€.
Please submit a 200-300 word abstract for your presented paper till August 14, 2018. The abstract is to be submitted through the registration web page.
A PDF version of the paper is needed for the conference proceedings.
Please follow the paper format instructions.
The papers should be submitted at latest on October 10, 2018 through the symposium web page.
Should you need a letter of invitation for visa application, please send us a copy of your passport by e-mail (email@example.com) together with information on your planned travelling dates.
Participants are required to book the hotel rooms themselves.
The organizers made a block reservation at the NH Collection Olomouc Congress Hotel where the symposium is held.
The booking should be made on a dedicated event page
Olomouc can be easilly reached by direct and frequent trains from Prague. The trip duration is about 2 hours 15 minutes. The time schedules can be found for example here
Further details will be provided later.
April 23, 2018
Register through the symposium website.
Please register by the end of May so we know an approximate number of participants and papers. You will be able to update your information, add/remove papers and submit abstracts until the deadline.
Abstract submission deadline
August 14, 2018
August 14, 2018
Hotel reservation deadline
August 14, 2018
Paper submission deadline
October 10, 2018
At the symposium or beforehand through the website.