The ADVISE and NOMAD European projects (H2020 Euratom) have the pleasure to announce the joint organisation of the “European Symposium on Non-destructive Evaluation for NPP” to be held on 4-5 May 2021 in Saarbrucken, Germany.
This 2-day event will bring together both projects, as well as a number of other national initiatives and will cover NDE topics with respect to relevant materials, operation conditions and components of European NPPs for a comprehensive workshop on NDE issues for long-term operation of plants.
Find more information here.
In the second year of the project, the ADVISE Consortium met for a third time at Framatome Intercontrôle facilities in Chalon-sur-Saône, France on 15-16 October 2019.
The objective of this two-day meeting was to review the work progresses achieved during the first project period and discuss about future activities. The consortium had also the great opportunity to visit the CETIC, a training centre for the qualification of personnel and the preparation of Maintenance Operations on Pressurized Water Reactor Nuclear Steam Supply Systems.
ADVISE results presented at 2019 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium held on 6-9 October 2019 in Glasgow, Scotland, UK
The IEEE IUS 2019 is an essential meeting for the global ultrasonics technical community, universally recognized for the contributions to ultrasonics technology presented there, providing key material to keep up to date with an industry that is growing at more than 10% per annum. ADVISE project participant Long Bai from University of Bristol will be presenting ADVISE results (Detection and Characterisation of Defects in Highly Scattering Materials Using Ultrasonic Arrays) on 8 October at 16:15.
Learn more about the latest ADVISE results at the 15th International Symposium on Nondestructive Characterization of Materials on 17-19 September 2019 in Portorož, Slovenia
The International Symposium on Nondestructive Characterization of Materials focuses on the use of nondestructive evaluation methods as an investigation tool to determine the materials properties, and characterize parts of materials or features detected within them. This symposium encourages presentations addressing issues of current and future interest, covering both theoretical and experimental work. ADVISE project partner, Michal Kalkowski from Imperial College London will be giving an oral presentation (A Case Study on Ultrasonic Characterization of an Austenitic Weld – Is ‘In Situ’ Feasible?) on 18 September at 14:55 in Room: Mediteranea.
Meet several ADVISE partners at the QNDE 46th Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Non-destructive Evaluation on July 14-18th 2019 in Portland, OR, USA
Michael LOWE (ICL) and Pierre CALMON (CEA) both plan to attend the QNDE 46th Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Non-destructive Evaluation from July 14th to July 18th 2019 in Portland, Oregon, USA. A presentation on preliminary results from the ADVISE project is planned, and more information on related publications will be available soon.
Learn more about the latest ADVISE results at the IIW Annual Assembly & International Conference on July 7-12th 2019 in Bratislava, Slovakia
Pierre CALMON (CEA) will be attending the IIW Annual Assembly and International Conference from July 7th to July 12th 2019 in Bratislava, Slovakia. If you wish to learn more about the latest ADVISE results and progress, you are welcome to attend.
More information on publications related to this event will be available soon.
Meet ADVISE at the FISA 2019 and EURADWASTE ’19 Conferences held by the European Commission from June 3rd to 7th 2019 in Pitesti, Romania
The ADVISE Coordinator, Andreas SCHUMM, intends to attend the joint FISA 2019 and EURADWATE’19 Conferences in Pitesti, Romania in June 2019. Amongst other related projects, he will present the latest ADVISE results with a cross-cutting approach.
The European Commission is co-organising FISA 2019 and EURADWASTE ’19 conferences with the Ministry of Research and Innovation of Romania and the Institute for Nuclear Research under the auspices of the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union in 2019.
Several ADVISE partners will be attending the annual NUGENIA Forum on March 13-15th 2019 in Paris, France.
Andreas SCHUMM (EDF), the project Coordinator, will be presenting ADVISE during the “Poster Drink” where a cocktail will be held with presentations of the NUGENIA project portfolio. More information on the NUGENIA website.
Join some of the ADVISE partners at the EPRI Conference – NDE in Nuclear 2019 in on June 25-27th in Charlotte, NC, USA
Michael LOWE (ICL) and Pierre CALMON (CEA) both plan to attend the EPRI annual Conference (NDE in Nuclear 2019) from June 25th to June
27 in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA.
NDE in Nuclear 2019 will build upon the success of the annual EPRI NDE Technology Week by providing an international conference for
NDE professionals from all nuclear utilities, service vendors, inspection equipment manufacturers, research laboratories, and other stakeholders to discuss advancements in the research and application of NDE technologies for the commercial nuclear industry.
The conference will be held over two and a half days. Following the opening plenary session there will be three parallel sessions of oral technical presentations. During the second day all attendees will have the opportunity to participate in the Technology Showcase. The Technology Showcase will take place at the EPRI facilities in Charlotte and will include a tour of the EPRI NDE laboratories, a vendor exhibition, and topical NDE technology talks.
More information on ADVISE presentation at the EPRI conference will be available soon.
One year after the launch of the project, the ADVISE Consortium met for a second time at KTU's facilities in Kaunas, Lithuania on October 10th - 11th 2018.
The objective of this two-day meeting was to review the work progresses achieved during the first year of the project and discuss about future activities. The annual Consortium Meeting also provides a perfect opportunity to consolidate effective work collaborations between all partners involved.
Several ADVISE partners will be attending the annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation on July 15-19th 2018 in Burlington, Vermont, USA.
If you wish to know more about the ADVISE project, its first results and about related progresses in the NDE field, Andreas Schumm from EDF will be giving an oral presentation (n°214 “Multiple Scattering Filtering for Volumetric and Plane Defects”) at 9:50AM and Michal Kalkowski from Imperial College London (n°153 “Austenitic weld stiffness map inversion powered by GPU-accelerated finite element simulations”) at 4:50PM on July 18th, 2018.
Several ADVISE partners are attending the 12th European Conference on Non-Destructive Testing from June 11-15th 2018 in Gothenburg, Sweden.
The annual ECNDT provides an excellent opportunity to strengthen global collaboration in NDT research and innovation. Gathering a large number of experts in the field of NDT, it is a great opportunity to introduce them the ADVISE project, and build on existing results in this field.
Andreas Schumm, the ADVISE Project Coordinator as well as project partners Pierre Calmon (CEA), Pierre-Emile Lhuillier (EDF), Souad Bannouf (EXTENDE), Martin Spies (Fraunhofer) and Peter Huthwaite (ICL) will be giving oral presentations in their field of expertise at the annual conference. Also, EXTENDE welcomes you at its booth C03:01, where you can pick up an ADVISE brochure to know more about the project.
Andreas Schumm, the ADVISE Project Coordinator has been invited to present the ADVISE project at the Joint Technical Session organised by the H2020 SOTERIA project during the Annual NUGENIA Forum – Nuclear Days 2018.
This joint session is open to the general public and is an excellent platform for exchanging information, building collaborations and enhancing synergies with other projects.
The ADVISE project has officially started its activities on the 1st of September 2017. The Consortium met for the first time at the ADVISE Kick-off meeting, held on 4-5 October 2017 in France (at EDF site).