Nuclear Systems Research


The Nuclear Systems Research expert group (NSR) comprises physicists, engineers and highly qualified technicians with expertise in the fields of nuclear physics, thermal-hydraulics, coolant chemistry, mechanics and electronics.

NSR mainly provides the necessary R&D support for the development of the fast spectrum facility MYRRHA.. An overview of the R&D programme for MYRRHA can be found on the MYRRHA website.

Main activities

  • Lead-Bismuth technology  development including component qualification, chemistry and thermo-hydraulics
  • Development and construction of experimental devices in support of liquid metal technology R&D



Head of Expert Group: Schyns Marc