NEST Small Modular Reactors (SMRs)
Joint project

This NEST project aims to integrate SMR research projects from the individual Participating Organisation countries into a broader and more impactful programme. It will include elements of technology assessment and development, regulatory framework, societal Issues, spent fuel management and SMR economics.


Leading Organisation

  • McMaster University, Canada

Participant Organisations:

  • University of Saskatchewan, Canada
  • University of Regina, Canada
  • Texas A&M University, USA
  • University of California-Berkeley, USA
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
  • SCK-CEN, Belgium
  • Ecole Polytechnique Federal de Lausanne, Switzerland
  • CNRS Grenoble, France
  • SAMOSAFER Consortium (European Union) (open to countries who are NEST members)
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