National Nuclear Laboratory


Thursday 12 October 2017

NIRAB is looking for new members

The Nuclear Innovation and Research Advisory Board (NIRAB) is looking for experts to join and help shape the future role of nuclear within the UK energy landscape. 


They are keen to draw on a wide pool of expertise to provide independent advice to government and oversight of the work of NIRO. 

Fields of expertise they are interested in include: 

  • Nuclear fuel design and manufacture
  • Manufacturing and materials
  • Reactor design and operation
  • Construction technology
  • Waste management and decommissioning
  • Modelling and simulation
  • Nuclear regulation
  • The UK nuclear industry landscape
  • Cross-sector expertise
  • Commercialisation of R&D
  • The international nuclear arena
  • Communication
  • Economics of nuclear
  • Cross-sector experience of innovation delivering cost reduction

Full details, including information on how to express your interest can be found on the NIRAB website: