International Topical Workshop on Fukushima Decommissioning Research
    May 24-26, 2019. J-Village, Naraha, Fukushima, JAPAN

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• Aug. 19, 2023: FDR2024 will be held on Oct.10-13, 2024 at J-Village NEW! 
• Sep. 25, 2019: List of FDR2019 Selected Papers has been released.
• May 24, 2019: Material of Plenary Lectures.
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Plenary Lecture

PL1 Decommissioning of the Fukushima Daiichi NPP - The Holistic Approach of Japan
Hajimu Yamana, President, NDF
PL2 Fukushima Reconstruction and Decommissioning of Fukushima Daiichi NPS
Tatsuya Shinkawa, Director-General, METI (Revised: May 27)

Call for Papers


The topical workshop promotes a broad global exchange of information on technologies, operations, management and safety for the Research and Development activities on decommission and dismantling of the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant.

On 2019, eight years will be passed after the accident. Recovery from the accident is the most important goal not only for Japan but also the world. Tokyo Olympic Paralympic Games will be held on 2020. One year prior to the games, worldwide engineers and researchers will discuss the current and future activities on Fukushima Decommissioning, showing the steadily recovery of Fukushima.

At this conference, the current state of results on the world's most advanced technologies and research aiming for development will be reported and discussed. And also, the results of the latest robot technology and inspection technology used to investigate fuel debris inside the containment vessel of Fukushima Dai-ichi NPS will be introduced.

Special Lecturers are prepared as follows:
Dr. Hajimu Yamana (NDF)Overview of Latest R&D
Dr. Tatsuya Shinkawa (METI)National R&D Support Plan
and other keynote speeches

Related conference

International conference on nuclear engineering (ICONE27) will be held on May 19-23, 2019 at Tsukuba International Conference center. The workshop is one of the satellite workshop to enhance the D&D activities on Fukushima.

Important dates

Abstract submission deadline January 31, 2019 February 15, 2019.
Notification of abstract acceptance February 8, 2019
Extended abstract submission deadlineMarch 31, 2019 April 15, 2019 Extended

Selected papers will be proposed for publication in technical journals of JSME or AESJ.