Our studies cover a broad range of basic nuclear science and engineering: nuclear data, reactor physics, thermal hydraulics, material science, actinides science, radiochemistry, analytical chemistry, particle transport and shielding, environment and radiation protection.

Our studies cover a broad range of basic nuclear science and engineering: nuclear data, reactor physics, thermal hydraulics, material science, actinides science, radiochemistry, analytical chemistry, particle transport and shielding, environment and radiation protection.

What's New

  • 2018.02.16"Elucidation of a significant role of extremely low energy electrons in the formation of complex DNA damage" was added in Press Release.
  • 2018.02.05"Development of a Model for Estimating the Therapeutic Effect of Boron Neutron Capture Therapy (BNCT) Considering Intra- and Intercellular Heterogeneity in 10B Distribution" was added in Press Release.
  • 2017.12.25"Chemical stabilization of nuclear fuel by incorporation of zirconium from the fuel cladding" was added in Press Release.
  • 2017.12.15Awards were updated.

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  • 2017.03.15The Japan Atomic Energy Agency Distributes its Chart of the Nuclides 2014Since 1977, the Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA) has been collecting data on decay of atomic nuclei from around the world and making these data available to the public in the form of a Chart of the Nuclides. The most recent version is ...
  • 2014.11.25Innovative technology contributing a lot to rare earth and minor metal recyclingNuclear Science and Engineering Center (NSEC) developed a new technology for rare earth recovery from optical lens waste material and so on with purity 99.999%(five nine) in cooperation with Asaka Riken Co. Ltd., based on emulsion flow method ...

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Research Areas

R & D on the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Accident

JAEA R&D Review