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In Brief about Reactor Physics Department(PDF)
Research Areas
- Reactor Physics
- Plasma Physics
- Medical Physics
- Physics of Semiconductors
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"Jožef Stefan" Institute
Reactor physics department  (F8)
Jamova cesta 39
SI-1000 Ljubljana
Slovenia, EU
Telephone: +386 1 588 5450
Fax: +386 1 588 5377

Department is located at
Reactor Centre Podgorica

Head Assistant Prof. Dr. Luka Snoj.

Triga pulse  nek plasma jet med. ph.

Department research in reactor physics is oriented mostly into new methods for power and research reactor calculations, where special attention is given to the calibration and benchmarking of nuclear data  and computational methods. Complete power reactor core design package has been developed by Department's researchers. This core design package is being used to calculate fuel cycles for Krsko Nuclear Power Plant since its initial startup. New “Rod Insertion” method for control cluster worth measurement and relevant measuring equipment, which enables significant reduction of time needed for post-refuelling startup tests of a nuclear power plant was developed at our department. Code packages and methods for research reactors, like our Ljubljana TRIGA reactor were developed. We also perform  neutron transport calculations for JET – Joint European Torus.
The main research area in Plasma physics laboratory is development of plasma diagnostics inside fusion devices.
Our research in the field of medical physics is directed towards the image-guided cancer therapy.
Semiconductor physics research is mostly oriented towards better understanding of metal – semiconductor junction and development of organic semiconductors.

More about research areas of the Reactor Physics Department:
- Reactor Physics
- Plasma Physics
- Medical Physics
- Semiconductor Physics

PDF document about Reactor physics department.


On 29th February, 2016 was at Reactor Center Podgorica the third Conference of Young Generation of Reactor Physics Department (F8).

On 19th February, 2015 was at Reactor Center Podgorica the second Conference of Young Generation of Reactor Physics Department (F8).

All abstracts and presentations are available on CD-ROM and online here.

Last edited: 16-jun-2015 by f8webmaster@ijs.si