Sunday, Sep 25, 2022

Department of Atomic Energy


DoT’s faulty spectrum allocation to Reliance Jio hampers data quality from largest radio telescope, say scientists

August 27, 2021 10:58 am

Located 80 km from Pune, the GMRT is an array of 30 parabolic dishes — each of which is 45 metres in diameter.

Uranium Supplies: Lack of ‘viability of proposals’, DAE drops offers by two Australian cos

October 15, 2020 9:46 am

India-Australia ties have been on an upswing since 2012, when the Australian government decided to sell uranium to India despite India not being a signatory to the nuclear Non Proliferation Treaty, which was formalised by way of a bilateral agreement in 2014.

DAE plans to increase production of radioisotopes for nuclear medicine

February 24, 2019 7:09 am

Nuclear medicine uses radiation to provide information about the functioning of a person’s specific organs, or to treat diseases like cancer.

From potable seawater to cleaner Ganga, the promise of atomic science

January 07, 2016 2:09 am

Over the years, DAE has notched over half a dozen patents for water purification and desalination to meet what is considered a major requirement in India.

Andhra Pradesh’s policy change may help it home N-project

July 29, 2015 3:33 am

At present, there are just three states — Gujarat, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu — that have two or more nuclear sites.

DAE staff claim ‘auctioned’ Dr Bhabha’s bungalow is over 100 years old, write to PM

April 08, 2015 1:49 am

The Forum says that the city’s Development Plan of 1915 shows that the house on Little Gibbs road was built in 1911.

Notwithstanding PM's nuke push, Sena to oppose Jaitapur plant

January 12, 2015 5:32 pm

Locals and anti-nuclear activists have been holding protests against the proposed plant over "scientific and environmental" concerns.

Work begins on India’s first Light Water Reactor after smaller version

January 07, 2015 2:09 am

The LWR project is a joint effort between the BARC in Mumbai and the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd.

‘Public outreach helps link benefits of atomic energy to society’

January 04, 2015 12:32 pm

AEC Chairman R K Sinha says plan afoot to bring people to BARC to end the ‘mystery’