IAEA initiates project to improve supply of LEU-based moly-99

01/10/2011 | Nuclear Engineering International

A coordinated research project initiated by the International Atomic Energy Agency in 2005, and which is scheduled to end this year, is helping member states to develop methods for the production of molybdenum-99 without using highly enriched uranium. More than half of the member states involved in the project are now using the methods beyond the laboratory setting, the agency said. "Looking ahead, hopefully the CRP will transition into an IAEA inter-regional technical cooperation project, in which proven molybdenum-99 production technology is deployed by member states," said Ed Bradley, an IAEA nuclear engineer with the Research Reactor Section.

View Full Article in:

Nuclear Engineering International

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Program Coordinator/Lecturer for the Regulatory Science program
Johns Hopkins University
Washington, DC
MGR POST MARKET STUDIES - 14000001LK
Abbott
Santa Ana, CA
Senior Financial Analyst - Growing Manager Care Health Org
Fallon Community Health Plan
Worcester, MA
Senior or Principal Consultant
PAREXEL International
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Chief Executive Officer
UCare Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN