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   Nuclear Power Engineering 2011

 

Mini Symposium on Prospects of Nuclear Power in India
IIT Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, India, March 12, 2011

08:30–09:15

Registration and Breakfast

09:15–09:30

Inauguration

09:30–10:40

Session-I

Chair: Prof. V. Kadambi, IIT Gandhinagar

Lecture-1

Prospects for Nuclear Power in India

 

Prof. S.P. Sukhatme, Professor Emeritus, IIT Bombay, former Chairman, AERB, former Director, IIT Bombay

Lecture-2

Ensuring Safe Nuclear Power

Shri S.S. Bajaj, Charman, AERB

10:40–10:55

Tea Break

 

10:55–12:40

Session-II

Chair: Shri S.S. Bajaj

Lecture-3

Nuclear Power in India: Past, Present and Future

Shri S.A. Bhardwaj, Director (Technical), Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd.

Lecture-4

Westinghouse's AP1000: Next Generation Technology for India's Growing Power Needs

 

Mr. Gary T. Urquhart, Vice President  & MD, India, Taiwan & SE Asia, Westinghouse Electric Company

Lecture-5

Prospects for Small Modular Reactors in India

 

Dr. Corey McDaniel, Country Manager, NuScale Power

12:40–13:40

Lunch Break

 

13:40–15:25

Session-III

Chair: Shri S.A. Bhardwaj

Lecture-6

The Swiss Nuclear Engineering Master: An Inter-institutional Collaboration in Nuclear Education

Prof. Rakesh Chawla, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland

Lecture-7

Nuclear Engineering Education in India — Comparison with Germany

 

Prof. Manfred Groll, Visiting Professor, IIT Madras, Professor Emeritus, Stuttgart University, Germany

Lecture-8

Role of Academic Institutes in Nuclear Power Growth in India

 

Prof. Kannan N. Iyer, Professor, IIT Bombay

15:25–15:40

Tea Break

 

15:40–17:10

Panel Discussion

Chair: Prof. J.B. Doshi, IIT Bombay

 

 Challenges to Ensure Safety and Growth of Nuclear Power in India

Members: Shri S.S. Bajaj, Shri S.A. Bhardwaj, Prof. Manfred Groll, Mr. Gary T. Urquhart

17:10–17:25

Closure and Vote of Thanks

 

 

 
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