NEWS @ IGCAR


Condolence message for sudden demise of Shri. S.R. Paranjpe, former Director, IGCAR

Dr. P.R. Vasudeva Rao is new IGCAR Director - the Hindu Dated 01.02.2013

Severe Accident Assessment for PFBR: Designerís Perspective - S.C.Chetal, Director, Reactor Engineering Group,
     P.Chellapandi, Director, Nuclear & Safety Engineering Group, IGCAR, Kalpakkam

A Comprehensive Health Survey of Villages around Kalpakkam - Provisional Report October 2009 to March 2011  

REACTOR SHUTDOWN SYSTEM CAN WITHSTAND SEVERE QUAKES - the Hindu Dated 28.08.2011

SAFETY ADEQUACY OF INDIAN FAST BREEDER REACTOR - Baldev Raj and Prabhat Kumar


Shri S.C. Chetal

Shri S.C. Chetal has assumed the charges of Director, IGCAR from 1st May 2011. 

HONORIS CAUSA DEGREES AWARDED TO BALDEV RAJ - the Hindu Dated 26.10.2010

GLOBAL HONOUR FOR IGCAR DIRECTOR - Indian Express, Chennai Dated 26.10.2010

INDIA IN 2073 - DC Chennai Dated 15.08.2010

Baldev Raj elected as IIW VP, first Indian to occupy post  - Times Chennai Dated 27.07.2009

IGCAR director stresses the need for best people in teaching profession  - the Hindu Dated 09.07.2009

baldev raj in 'nobel' Panel - DC Chennai Dated 13.03.2009

PFBR: novel steel reduces power generation cost - the Hindu Dated 12.03.2009

Solar, Nuclear technology key to future: scientist - the Hindu Dated 11.03.2009

SRM SIGNS MOU WITH IGCAR - Times Chennai Dated 06.03.2009

PFBR ALMOST ON SCHEDULE - Times Chennai Dated 06.03.2009

New year Message 2009 - aeea and reply from Dr. Baldev Raj, Director IGCAR

New year Message 2009 - dae / scstea ANd reply from Dr. Baldev Raj, Director IGCAR

New year Message 2009 - AARCO and reply from Dr. Baldev Raj, Director IGCAR

Fast breeder gets coolant - DC Chennai Dated 18.12.2008

Indian, Belgian nuclear societies sign accord - the Hindu Dated 12.11.2008

Homi Bhabha - A Legend lives on - the Hindu Dated 30.10.2008

A legend lives on - Homi Jehangir Bhabha (1909-1966) - Expanded Version

Condolence Message for Dr. Placid Rordriguez, Former Director of IGCAR

Condolence Message for Prof. C.V. Sundaram, Former Director of IGCAR

Dr. Placid Rordriguez, Former Director of IGCAR Kalpakkam passes away

India's Hanuman leap to Nuclear Nirvana - the Decaan Chronicle Dated 25.08.2008

Nuclear energy is inevitable: Baldev Raj - the Hindu Dated 09.08.2008

Prototype Fast Breeder Reactorís massive safety vessel installed - the Hindu Dated 25.06.2008

1,000 MW FBRs to become mainstay of nuclear power: Baldev Raj - the Hindu Dated 22.06.2008

Best Energy practices followed in Kalpakkam: top official - the Hindu Dated 06.06.2008

First Fuel Cycle Facility to come up at IGCAR Sunday Times of India, Chennai dated 11.05.2008

FBTR: "We donít see any problems with reprocessing" - the Hindu Dated 01.05.2008

Biodiversity studies carried out at DAE Campus Kalpakkam (Dr.Baldev Raj & Dr.Satpathy)

HONORARY MEMBER AND Fast Chairman OF ICNDT Baldev Raj turns 60 - The ICNDT Journal September 2007

Dr.Baldev Raj, Director, IGCAR has been awarded "NATIONAL METALLURGIST AWARD" (Research-academy) for 2007. The award was instituted by Union Ministry of Steel and Indian Institute of Metals.

Dr.Baldev Raj, Director, IGCAR has been awarded "PADMA SHRI" by Government of India for his contributions to Science & Engineering - 2007

Dr. Baldev Raj, Director, IGCAR has been elected as a "Fellow of the Academy of Sciences for the Developing World" (TWAS)

Project to define futuristic nuclear reactor - the Hindu Dated 22.08.2006

India surging ahead in FBR technology - the Hindu Dated 19.07.2006

ISO 9001:2000 Certification for IGCAR Laboratories

STEEL R&D MISSION SOON... Industrial Economist Dated 30th Nov - 14th Dec 2005

FBTR: MIXED CARBIDE FUEL REACHES NATURAL END OF LIFE the Hindu Dated 01.12.2005

SCIENCE IS FUN: Baldev Raj the Hindu Dated 17.11.2005

A CREDITABLE PERFORMANCE AT KALPAKKAM - FBTR completes 20 years the Hindu Dated 19.10.2005

BALDEV RAJ IS NEW PRESIDENT OF INDIAN INSTITUTE OF METALS the Hindu Business Line Dated 12.08.2005

JAEGAR LECTURE AWARD FOR IGCAR DIRECTOR the Hindu Dated 11.04.2005

FOUNDATION WORK FOR PROTOTYPE FAST BREEDER REACTOR UNDER WAY the Hindu Dated 10.03.2005

FAST - BREEDER REACTORS MORE IMPORTANT FOR INDIA the Hindu Dated 24.11.2004

FAST BREEDER REACTOR PROGRAMME ON RIGHT TRACK  the Hindu Dated 11.11.2004

BREEDER REACTOR : AND THE WINNER IS... METALLIC FUEL  the Hindu Dated 04.11.2004

ENDING DROUGHT IN INDIA'S SCIENTIFIC RECOGNITION  the Hindu Dated 28.10.2004

CLOSING FUEL CYCLE  the Hindu Dated 23.09.2004

AWARD FOR IGCAR DIRECTOR the Hindu Dated 02.06.2004

President Speech : ALL INDIA RADIO ADDRESS ON TECHNOLOGY DAY, 11-05-2004 : NEW DELHI

PFBR to be ready in less than 7 years

NUCLEAR POWER - A PROTOTYPE OF PROMISE  The Frontline Volume 20 - Issue 21,October 11-24,2003

DAE FLOATS NEW PSU  the Hindu Dated 26.10.2003

THE FAST BREEDER ROUTE  the Hindu Dated 22.09.2003

KALPAKKAM TO GET NEXT GENERATION FAST REACTOR  the Hindu Dated 03.09.2003

MIXED CARBIDE FUEL REACHES A BURNUP OF 100, 000 MWd/t IN FBTR


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