Turkey-Ukraine Nuclear Education Cooperation Workshop
20-21 February 2017

Çalıştay Programı

20 February 2017, Monday

09:00–09:30                                    Registration
09:30-10:00                                 Opening Speeches


Prof. Dr. Niyazi Meriç

Ankara University Institute of Nuclear Sciences

Prof. Dr. Erkan İb

Rector of Ankara University

H.E. Andrii Sybiha

Ambassador of Ukraine to the Republic of Turkey

National Energy Policies

Session chairman: Prof. Dr. Mehmet Kitapcı

10:00-10.30 H.E. Dr. Sergiy Korsunsky

Ambassador-at-Large, MFA of Ukraine,

”Reassessing Ukrainian Experience in the Field of Nuclear Energy”

10.30-11.00 Dr. Necati Yamaç

Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources, Deputy Undersecretary.

“Nuclear Energy Program of Turkey”


11.00-11.30               Coffee Break and Networking

Academic and Educational Cooperation
Session chairman: Dr. Georgios Polymeris

11.30-12.00 Prof. Dr. Serhii Nesterenko

Vice-Rector for International Cooperation, Odessa Polytechnic University.

“Cooperation experience with foreign universities and research institutes in the field of nuclear studies”

12.00-12.30 Prof. Dr. Volodymyr Koval

Ambassador (r), Director of the Center of  International Education, Kyiv Polytechnic Institute.

“Perspectives of cooperation between National Technical University of Ukraine  and Turkish Universities in the sphere of nuclear safety and security education”


12.30-14.00                    Lunch

Academic and Educational Cooperation

Session chairman: Prof. Dr. Ayşe KAŞKAŞ

14.00-14.30 Mr.Oleh Rogojnikov

Deputy Director of the Scientific and Training Center at Zaporizhya NPP,

National Nuclear Energy Generating Company (Energoatom).

“Functioning of training center at Zaporizhya NPP: international programs of cooperation and summer schools for foreign specialists”

14.30-15.00 Prof. Dr. Volodymyr Aushev

Department of Nuclear Physics and Engineering, Kiev National T.Shevchenko University.

“Building long-term bridges in education, training and research in nuclear
power and nuclear/high energy physics with Turkish universities”

15.00-15.30           Coffee Break and Networking

Risk Assessments, Nuclear Safety and Security
Session chairman: Prof. Dr. Volodymyr KOVAL

15.30-16.00 Mr. Oleg Nasvit

Senior Researcher, Department of Energy and Technogenic Safety & Security, National Institute for Strategic Studies under the President of Ukraine.

Safety culture as a key issue for provision of the safe use of atomic energy”

16:00-16:30 Prof. Dr. Yevgen Pysmennyy

Dean of the Thermal Engineering Department, Kiev Polytechnic Institute.

“Concept and methodology of the integrated probability-based analysis of the security and physical protection of the nuclear energy complexes”

16:30-17:00 Prof. Dr. Volodymyr  Kravchenko 

Head of the Department of Nuclear Power Plants, Odessa Polytechnic University.

“NPP operational risks assessment using expert techniques”


21 February 2017, Tuesday

Dealing with Nuclear Emergencies
Session chairman: Prof. Dr. İsmail BOZTOSUN

9.30-10.00 Prof. Mark Zheleznyak

Professor at Institute of Environmental Radioactivity, Fukushima  University.

Dealing with the consequences of nuclear disasters: cases of Chernobyl and Fukushima accidents”

10.00-10.30 Ms. Tetyana Kutuzova

Head of the Department of the emergency preparedness and radiological protection, State Nuclear Regulatory Inspectorate of Ukraine (SNRIU).

“Emergency preparedness and response in the case of nuclear and radiological onsite or offsite emergencies and the experience of RODOS system application”

10.30-11.00          Coffee Break and Networking

Nuclear Security

Session chairman: Prof. Dr. Ayhan Yılmazer

11.00-11.30 Mr. Oleksiy Dybach

Deputy Director for Scientific Cooperation of the State Scientific and Technical Center of the Nuclear and Radiological Security. State Nuclear Regulatory Inspectorate of Ukraine (SNRIU).

 “Nuclear Safety and Security: Practical Aspects of Cooperation”

11.30-12.00 Prof. Dr. Haluk Yücel

Ankara University Institute of Nuclear Sciences.

“Türkiye’de Nükleer Emniyet ve Nükleer Güvence Denetimine İlişkin Durumun Değerlendirilmesi”

12.00-13.30           Lunch

Türkiye’de Nükleer Fizik Eğitimi / Education in Nuclear Physics in Turkey

Session chairman: Prof. Dr. Haluk Yücel

13.30-13.50 Prof. Dr. Ayhan Yılmazer

Hacettepe Üniversitesi, Nükleer Mühendislik Bölümü,

13.50-14.10 Prof. Dr. İsmail BOZTOSUN

Akdeniz Üniversitesi, Fizik Bölümü,

14.10-14.30 Prof. Dr. Fatma Yurt Onaran

Ege Üniversitesi, Nükleer Bilimler Enstitüsü,

14:50-15:10 Prof. Dr. Niyazi MERİÇ

Ankara Üniversitesi, Nükleer Bilimler Enstitüsü,

15:10-15:30 Doç. Dr. Tuncay Bayram

Sinop Üniversitesi,  Nükleer Enerji Mühendisliği Bölümü,

15.30-16.00 Coffee Break and Networking


Closing Remarks

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Niyazi MERİÇ