The EC project theramin (thermal treatment for radioactive waste minimisation and hazard reduction) will host a conference to share the results of the project and other recent developments in the field of thermal treatment of radioactive waste.

Date: Tuesday 4th to Wednesday 5th February 2020

Location: Mechanics Institute, Manchester

There will be a networking reception and conference dinner at the Manchester Conference Centre, as well as an optional visit to the Immobilisation Science Laboratory at the University of Sheffield on 6th February (limited spaces – to be booked on registration).

Abstracts are invited for presentations (oral or poster) relating to the following themes:


Slides presented [PDF] at the conference and approved for issue by the authors are available to download. Please note that this is a large file (>70MB) and may take some time to download.

Conference proceedings

Papers prepared for the conference have been published in a special issue of the "IoP Conference Proceedings - Materials Science" journal (open access):  

Conference Booklet
[PDF] (updated Jan 27, 2020)