News – SUSEN

Our contribution to 100 years of Japan-Czech collaboration

With more than 60 years experience in material research and development Research Centre Řež (CVŘ) is one of the world’s top organizations aiming to provide scientific research and development services and valuable contributes to the cooperation with the Japan’s nuclear

CVŘ material experts awarded the highest prize at Nanobrücken 2018 meeting

Experts in the field of nanoindentation material testing were hosted at Erlangen-Nürnberg University on February 20.-22. for Nanobrücken 2018: „Nanomechanical testing“ conference.  Representatives of the Research Centre Řež’s workgroup Material Structures have presented the results from high temperature nanoindentation of

CVŘ experts have tried a new methodology for preparing and evaluating the microstructure of thin concrete samples after gamma irradiation

Researchers of the Microscopy department have developed a new methodology for the preparation of thin samples of concrete after gamma irradiation as part of the R4S (Research for SUSEN) project. Basic evaluation of the microstructure of transparent samples with a

In SUSEN Diagnostic centre we analyse materials for Gen IV nuclear reactors which were tested in extreme conditions

The scanning electron microscope located in CVŘ Diagnostic centre is used for the fabrication of thin specimens suitable for analysis on the transmission electron microscope (TEM). The specimens, made by using the focused ion beam (FIB lamellas) in the chamber

Ambassador of Japan on his visit in Řež

H.E. Kaoru Shimazaki, the ambassador of Japan, was interested in cooperation between ÚJV Řež and the Research Centre Řež with his country during his visit in Řež. The presence of the Head of  the Technology Agency of the Czech Republic,

ČEZ Management Meeting 2017 has emphasised the importance of the SUSEN infrastructure for the ČEZ Group

Completion of the building part of SUSEN project in the Research Centre Řež was put among the greatest achievements of the ČEZ Group in 2017 by Daniel Beneš, chairman of board of directors and managing director of ČEZ a.s. In

The Pilsen NDT Laboratory will use pulse thermography for testing

The Pilsen Nondestructive Testing Laboratory has put in place a thermovision inspection system that works on the principle of pulse thermography – it evaluates the behavior of the body when receiving thermal energy from flash and its re-radiation to the

Training on Beryllium Mock-up Cleaning and Smear Test on HELCZA

HELCZA team members had a first experience “of beta operation with a full kit-bag” with cleaning of beryllium samples and smear tests for monitoring of loosen beryllium dust particles. Those procedures are going to be a routine when HELCZA starts

The manipulator Valentin will be checking the turbine blades

At Pilsen Nondestructive Testing Laboratories, manipulator Valentin development has been completed to look for cracks on the blades of low-pressure parts of steam turbines. The manipulator uses a flexible eddy current probe to measure a stable probe pressure on the

Nuclear Technologies for 21st Century – International Conference in Řež

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