ARPA-E’s Safe and Secure Megawatt-Size Nuclear Power Workshop


This workshop will bring together experts in nuclear reactor design, nuclear science, materials science, controls, advanced sensors and monitors, manufacturing, risk analysis, non-proliferation/safeguards, as well as potential end users, vendors, investors, and other relevant stakeholders. Topics for discussion will include innovative and novel design concepts, robust materials, sensing and monitoring technologies and other technologies that could enable inherently safe, secure, and proliferation-resistant MW-scale nuclear power generation for a variety of applications.

If you are interested in participating in the workshop, you may apply to attend by sending an email to ARPA-E-workshops@hq.doe.gov(link sends e-mail) stating your interest in attending along with the following information:

  1. Your CV or resume including a description of your expertise in the topic;
  2. A brief statement describing your perspective on the key challenges and opportunities related to the workshop topic.

Registration instructions will be sent to potential attendees who have provided complete information and as space permits. Advance registration is required for entry to the workshop. Participation in the workshop is voluntary; travel costs for workshop participants are not subsidized by ARPA-E and a fee is charged to each participant to defray the cost of the workshop.

Proceedings from the meeting will be summarized in a report that will be available on the ARPA-E public website.