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The Kalpakkam nuclear complex

Photo: Petr Pavlicek/IAEA

Nuclear energy scene in India

India’s fast-breeder test-reactor, aimed at facilitating lesser dependence on uranium imports and greater possibilities of improving the nation’s ever-growing energy requirements is reaching the prototype stage.


L.V. Krishnan, former Director of Safety Research Group at the Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR), Kalpakkam, is an expert on nuclear energy and related issues.

The timing of the event is from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Conference Hall, ORF Chennai