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  • Monday, 23 November 2009
    • 08:30 - 09:30 REGISTRATION
      Location: Adriatico Guest House (Lower Level 1)
      • 08:30 REGISTRATION 1h0'
    • 09:30 - 11:00 For administrative formalities
      • 09:30 For administrative formalities 1h30'
    • 11:00 - 11:30 Opening
    • 11:30 - 12:30 Introduction to RPV Structural Integrity Procedures
      • 11:30 Introduction to RPV Structural Integrity Procedures 1h0'
        Speaker: Randy K. Nanstad (ORNL (USA))
        Material: lecture notes
    • 12:30 - 14:00 LUNCH BREAK
      • 12:30 LUNCH BREAK 1h30'
    • 14:00 - 15:00 Surveillance programmes for monitoring the RPV integrity
      • 14:00 Surveillance programmes for monitoring the RPV integrity 1h0'
        Speaker: Enrico Lucon ((Italy))
        Material: lecture notes
    • 15:00 - 16:00 Basics of fracture mechanics as applied to structural integrity of RPVs
      • 15:00 Basics of fracture mechanics as applied to structural integrity of RPVs 1h0'
        Speaker: William L. Server (ATI Consulting (USA))
        Material: lecture notes
    • 16:00 - 16:30 Coffee Break
      • 16:00 Coffee Break 30'
    • 16:30 - 17:30 Basics of radiation embrittlement phenomena and relationship to material property changes
      • 16:30 Basics of radiation embrittlement phenomena and relationship to material property changes 1h0'
        Speaker: William L. Server (ATI Consulting (USA))
        Material: lecture notes
  • Tuesday, 24 November 2009
    • 09:00 - 10:00 RPV - design, manufacturing and materials
      • 09:00 RPV - design, manufacturing and materials 1h0'
        Speaker: Milan Brumovský (ÚJV Rež (Czech Republic))
        Material: lecture notes
    • 10:00 - 11:00 Techniques For and Examples of Microstructural Examination of RPV Steels
      • 10:00 Techniques For and Examples of Microstructural Examination of RPV Steels 1h0'
        Speaker: Randy K. Nanstad (ORNL (USA))
        Material: lecture notes
    • 11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break
      • 11:00 Coffee Break 30'
    • 11:30 - 12:30 Use of surveillance test results within a regulatory context (legislation from US, France, Germany)
      • 11:30 Use of surveillance test results within a regulatory context (legislation from US, France, Germany) 1h0'
        Speaker: Enrico Lucon ((Italy))
        Material: lecture notes
    • 12:30 - 14:00 LUNCH BREAK
      • 12:30 LUNCH BREAK 1h30'
    • 14:00 - 15:00 Neutron dosimetry for RPV and surveillance programmes
      • 14:00 Neutron dosimetry for RPV and surveillance programmes 1h0'
        Speaker: Milan Brumovský (ÚJV Rež (Czech Republic))
        Material: lecture notes
    • 15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break
      • 15:00 Coffee Break 30'
    • 15:30 - 16:30 Pressurized Thermal Shock - Issues and Procedures for Analysis
      • 15:30 Pressurized Thermal Shock - Issues and Procedures for Analysis 1h0'
        Speaker: Randy K. Nanstad (ORNL (USA))
        Material: lecture notes
    • 18:00 - 18:00 WELCOME PARTY
      Location: Adriatico Guest House Cafeteria
      • 18:00 WELCOME PARTY
  • Wednesday, 25 November 2009
    • 09:00 - 10:00 Basics of operating criteria and material property requirements for RPVs in the US
      • 09:00 Basics of operating criteria and material property requirements for RPVs in the US 1h0'
        Speaker: William L. Server (ATI Consulting (USA))
        Material: lecture notes
    • 10:00 - 11:00 Irradiation embrittlement issues in WWER RPVs
      • 10:00 Irradiation embrittlement issues in WWER RPVs 1h0'
        Speaker: Milan Brumovský (ÚJV Rež (Czech Republic))
        Material: lecture notes
    • 11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break
      • 11:00 Coffee Break 30'
    • 11:30 - 12:30 Consideration of Flux Effects in Prediction of Embrittlement at High Fluences
      • 11:30 Consideration of Flux Effects in Prediction of Embrittlement at High Fluences 1h0'
        Speaker: Randy K. Nanstad (ORNL (USA))
        Material: lecture notes
    • 12:30 - 14:00 LUNCH BREAK
      • 12:30 LUNCH BREAK 1h30'
    • 14:00 - 15:00 Use of advanced fracture mechanics concepts in the analysis of surveillance capsules from nuclear power plants
      • 14:00 Use of advanced fracture mechanics concepts in the analysis of surveillance capsules from nuclear power plants 1h0'
        Speaker: Enrico Lucon ((Italy))
        Material: lecture notes
    • 15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break
      • 15:00 Coffee Break 30'
    • 15:30 - 16:30 Poster Session
      • 15:30 Poster Session 1h0'
  • Thursday, 26 November 2009
    • 09:00 - 10:00 Ageing phenomena in RPV materials
      • 09:00 Ageing phenomena in RPV materials 1h0'
        Speaker: Milan Brumovský (ÚJV Rež (Czech Republic))
        Material: lecture notes
    • 10:00 - 11:00 Thermal annealing and its potential mitigative changes in material properties in RPVs
      • 10:00 Thermal annealing and its potential mitigative changes in material properties in RPVs 1h0'
        Speaker: William L. Server (ATI Consulting (USA))
        Material: lecture notes
    • 11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break
      • 11:00 Coffee Break 30'
    • 11:30 - 12:30 Influence of loading rate on fracture mechanics properties
      • 11:30 Influence of loading rate on fracture mechanics properties 1h0'
        Speaker: Enrico Lucon ((Italy))
        Material: lecture notes
    • 12:30 - 14:00 LUNCH BREAK
      • 12:30 LUNCH BREAK 1h30'
    • 14:00 - 15:00 Comparison on PWR and WWER RPV integrity and lifetime approaches
      • 14:00 Comparison on PWR and WWER RPV integrity and lifetime approaches 1h0'
        Speaker: Milan Brumovský (ÚJV Rež (Czech Republic))
        Material: lecture notes
    • 15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break
      • 15:00 Coffee Break 30'
    • 15:30 - 16:30 Participants\' presentations
      • 15:30 Participants\' presentations 1h0'
  • Friday, 27 November 2009
    • 09:00 - 10:00 Modelling and Simulation to Reveal Radiation Damage Mechanisms
      • 09:00 Modelling and Simulation to Reveal Radiation Damage Mechanisms 1h0'
        Speaker: Randy K. Nanstad (ORNL (USA))
        Material: lecture notes
    • 10:00 - 11:00 Reactor vessel internals embrittlement
      • 10:00 Reactor vessel internals embrittlement 1h0'
        Speaker: William L. Server (ATI Consulting (USA))
        Material: lecture notes
    • 11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break
      • 11:00 Coffee Break 30'
    • 11:30 - 12:30 Small Specimen Test Technologies for measuring mechanical properties of reactor pressure vessel steels
      • 11:30 Small Specimen Test Technologies for measuring mechanical properties of reactor pressure vessel steels 1h0'
        Speaker: Enrico Lucon ((Italy))
        Material: lecture notes
    • 12:30 - 14:00 LUNCH BREAK
      • 12:30 LUNCH BREAK 1h30'