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University Research Reactor Task Force to the Nuclear Energy Research Advisory Committee

In mid-February, 2001 The University Research Reactor (URR) Task Force (TF), a sub-group of the Department of Energy (DOE) Nuclear Energy Research Advisory Committee (NERAC), was asked to:

Analyze information collected by DOE, the NERAC “Blue Ribbon Panel,” universities, and other sources pertaining to university reactors including their research and training capabilities, costs to operate, and operating data, and

Provide DOE with clear, near-term recommendations as to actions that should be taken by the Federal Government and a long-term strategy to assure the continued operation of vital university reactor facilities in the United States.