Latin American Network for Education in Nuclear Technology


KOICA-KAERI-IAEA Joint Training Course


The main objective of this training course is to help attendees understand the principles of electron accelerators, which aim to accelerate electrons to dozens of MeV, and to upgrade knowledge and skills related to their use. The focus will be on the structure and development process for radiation-fusion systems, such as current or prospective security inspections, non-destructive testing, cancer treatment equipment, etc. This technology can be used in areas such as defense, security, industrial manufacturing, medical development, etc.

Host Institutes: Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute (KAERI)

Date: 23 November – 4 December 2020

Deadline for nominations: 15 September 2020

Participants’ Qualifications & Experience: The applicants should be employed by governmental authorities, organizations, R&D institutes, or regulatory bodies involved in radiation and nuclear technologies. Applicants should preferably be senior level employees involved in policy making and/or regulations and must have prior experience in radiation technology and applications. Applicants should have a good understanding of the English language and should not be older than 50 years of age.

Organizers: The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) in cooperation with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)

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