Gas Cooled Fast Reactor (GFR) on February 22nd, 2017.
The Gas Cooled Fast Reactor (GFR) is one of the six promising technologies selected by the Generation IV International Forum (GIF). The presentation summarized the main advantages and drawbacks of GFRs and the key design and safety issues as well as the related research and development programs. Presentation was given by Alfredo VASILE from CEA, France. He is presently project manager of the ESNII Plus European Project on fast reactors, the French representative at the IAEA Technical Working Group on Fast Reactors, GIF GFR Steering Committee, GIF GFR conceptual Design and Safety and GIF SFR Safety and Operation Project Management Boards. He is the CEA representative for the ALLEGRO GFR experimental reactor projects, including VINCO.