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Abstract

In 1996, the French EURATOM-CEA Association made significant contributions to the European technology programme. This work is compiled in this report as follows :

- The ITER CEA activities and related developments;
- Blankets and material developments for DEMO, long term safety studies;
- The Underlying Technology activities.

In each section, the tasks are sorted out to respect the European presentation.

The CEA is in charge of the French Technology programme. Three specific organizational directions of the CEA, located on four sites are involved in this programme :

- Advanced technologies direction (DTA), for materials tasks;
-Nuclear reactors direction (DRN), for blanket design, neutronic problems, safety tasks;
- Physical sciences direction (DSM) uses the competence of the Tore Supra team in the magnet design and plasma facing component field.

The CEA programme is completed by collaborations with Technicatome, COMEX-Nucléaire and l'Ecole Polytechnique. olytechnique.

Additional information

Authors: MAGAUD P, CEA, CEN Cadarache, Saint-Paul-lez-Durance (FR);LE VAGUERES F, CEA, CEN Cadarache, Saint-Paul-lez-Durance (FR)
Bibliographic Reference: Report: DRFC/Dir/Segment 97-46 EN (1997) 287pp.
Availability: Available from Association Euratom-CEA, CEN Cadarache, 13108 Saint-Paul-lez-Durance (FR)
Record Number: 199710930 / Last updated on: 1997-07-23
Category: PUBLICATION
Original language: en
Available languages: en