Comment on British Plutonium Stockpile in the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientist.

Together with her colleagues Christopher Fichtlscherer and Moritz Kütt, Friederike Frieß has published a commentary  in The Bulletin which criticizes  Great Britain’s policy with regard to its civil plutonium stocks. Research and development efforts should not focus so much on possible irradiation in nuclear reactors but should give more consideration to the possible immobilization of plutonium.

The authors have already shown in an earlier scientific article that irradiation in the fast PRISM reactor would not be very effective.

SARS-CoV-2 Update: Classes continue online

Due to the measures taken by the federal government, all classes at the ISR are being converted to online classes. From Monday onwards, all courses will take place exclusively online. Excursions are considered separately. Students will be informed of the exact modalities by the respective lecturers.

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