Lectures by laureate Dr. Christophe Poinssot in the frame of the Chair Roger Van Geen

February 22 - March 16, 2018   Mol (BELGIUM)

The following lectures will be given:

  • From U-ore discovery and mining to fuel fabrication. A low-margin market-driven industry deeply destabilized by the Fukushima crisis
  • Pu mono to multi-recycling: the controversy around a debated technology, which is however the root of any sustainable fuel cycle
  • Ultimate waste geological repository: from concepts to projects. How to give confidence in the long-term safety?
  • Minor actinides partitioning & transmutation. A real improvement or a scientist dream?
  • The basis of the LCA approach and its application to the nuclear fuel cycle
  • How ensuring the future of nuclear energy in democratic societies? The crucial question of the acceptability