Safety of GFR through innovative materials, technologies and processes

Planned events

SafeG GFR summer school​​​​​​​

29th August - 1st September 2022 - ÚJV Řež, Prague, Czech Republic

The SafeG GFR Summer School is aimed at students and young professionals with an interest in not only GFR technology but also in other advanced nuclear reactors and innovative energy technologies. The program will be composed of lectures given by experts in the field, technical tours and hand-on exercises using the experimental facilities.


For register, please, fill out the registration form. The deadline for registration is 30th June 2022. There is no registration fee. Other costs should be covered by the participant´s institution. The technical program will be ensured by CVR and other invited lecturers. Technical lectures will be held in the site of ÚJV Řež a.s. - Hlavní 130, 250 68 Husinec-Řež, Czech Republic.

Preliminary program

29th August 2022

13:00–14:00 Welcome, Event Introduction

14:00–17:00 Technical Lectures – Introduction in the GFR technology, ALLEGRO, Alternative GFR designs

30th August 2022

09:00–12:00 Technical Lectures – Thermal-hydraulic, Neutronics, Nuclear Safety, History of GFR fuel development

13:00–17:00 Technical Tour at the site of CVR – experimental facilities, experimental nuclear reactor

31st August 2022

08:00–16:00 Technical Tour to Pilsen – S-Allegro visit and hand-on exercises

17:00–22:00 Social Event

1st September 2022

09:00–12:00 Technical Lectures – Materials, Coolant Chemistry, technical visit of laboratories

13:00–15:00 Technical Lectures – HTR Cross-cutting Activities, Advanced Energy Technologies

15:00–16:00 Farewell



Tomas Melichar – Event coordinator

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