RRCAT Newsletter - Issue 2 of 2019

  From the Director's Desk
  From the Editor's Desk

 Accelerator Programme:
A.1: Status report on operation of Indus accelerators
A.2: Utilization activities of Indus beamlines
A.3: Indus-2 magnet power supply ramping verification system
A.4: ARPFOnline – A web portal for presenting live, historical and statistical data of linacs at ARPF
A.5: Development of a compact external RF antenna based H- ion source
A.6: Design, fabrication and installation of Horizontal Test Stand cyrostat
A.7: Development of electroforming technology for 3 MeV beam dump
A.8: Colossal dielectric permittivity and mechanism of AC conduction in bulk delafossite CuFeO2
A.9: Presence of atomic disorder and its effect on the magnetic and electronic properties of NiCrGa half Heusler alloy
A.10: Development of soft x-ray excited optical luminescence (XEOL) measurement setup at reflectivity beamline at Indus-1

 Laser Programme:
L.1: Laser cutting technology for removal of single selected coolant channel of 540 MWe TAPS-3&4 reactors
L.2: Electron radiography of metallic and plant sample using laser plasma accelerator
L.3: Carbon aerogel based supercapacitor for energy storage application
L.4: Intense laser driven fast electron generation in transparent target and effect of pre-plasma formation
L.5: Development of DPSS green laser at 9 kHz pulse repetition rate for dye laser pumping
L.6: Attosecond pulse characterization
L.7: Development of efficient ultrafast stimulated Raman scattering source at 1120 nm

I.1: Commissioning of High Performance Computing Cluster, Kshitij-5 (क्षितिज -5)
I.2: Construction of civil infrastructure
I.3: Smoke exhaust system for experimental hall at Indus Accelerator Complex
I.4: Design and erection of sand bed for safe storage of oils in industrial oil drums

 Theme Articles:
T.1: Electron accelerator based radiation processing facility at Indore
T.2: Photonics based point-of-care devices for improved healthcare – the activities at RRCAT
T.3: Measurement of longitudinal and transverse beam parameters of Indus-2 with synchrotron radiation based diagnostics

Publications from RRCAT during Jan 2019 to Jun 2019

 Events and Happenings:
N.1: Shri S. C. Joshi takes over as Director of RRCAT
N.2: Shri Debashis Das takes over as Director of RRCAT
N.3: Celebration of RRCAT Foundation Day
N.4: National Science Day celebration
N.5: Discussion meeting on indigenous development and production of high power lasers for various applications
N.6: Inauguration of Agricultural Radiation Processing Facility
N.7: Technology transfer of radio frequency directional power sensor
N.8: Fifth Orientation Course, OCAL-2019
N.10: Second batch of Trade Apprenticeship Scheme
N.11: Licensing certificate distribution function of the 4th batch of Indus operation staff

N.12: DST-SERB School on Ultra-high Intensity Laser Plasma Interaction: Physics and Applications

N.13: RRCAT-NPCIL Interaction Meeting on laser based technologies developed / deployed in nuclear power reactors

N.14: Industrial and radiation safety in RRCAT

N.15: Fire safety in RRCAT

N.16: M. Tech. students' fest – "Anugoonj 2k19"

N.17: Women's Day celebration

N.18: Activities of RRCAT Staff Club

N.19: Clean and green campus initiatives at RRCAT

N.20: RRCAT Seminars during January-June 2019

N.21: Awards and Honours

N.22: Accomplishments of AECS, Indore

N.23: New recruits

N.24: Superannuations

N.25: राराप्रप्रोके में राजभाषा गतिविधियाँ : जनवरी-जून 2019

Career and Research Opportunities at RRCAT

RRCAT Newsletter - Issue 2 of 2019

Editorial Board:

   Dr. Vinit Kumar

   Dr. Mangesh B. Borage

  • Dr. Aparna Chakrabarti
  • Shri S. S. Tomar
  • Dr. Anand Moorti
  • Dr. Sunil Verma
  • Dr. B. N. Upadhyaya
  • Dr. Amalendu Sharma
  • Shri J. K. Pattnaik
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