Advanced Nuclear Research Centre

The Advanced Nuclear Research Centre focuses on infrastructure and management of nuclear installations.

UK and international operators are extending the life of existing nuclear installations. They're doing this through process, risk and technical innovations.

This creates new demand for research, technical support and educational programmes in the field.

Our mission
We will:

deliver impact for industry partners by solving significant challenges around nuclear operations.
support safe and efficient management of reactors system
provide research and development for industry partners through leveraged funding and supply chain engagement
develop multi-partner programmes of industry-focused research and innovation
target further international research funding through, and leverage it against public and research council funding
support the creation of graduates for industry together with Continuing Professional Development programmes. We'll do this with other academic partners
Our areas of research
plant lifetime extension
asset management & decision support
decommissioning & waste disposal
non-destructive evaluation & testing
policy & public engagement
structural integrity