First Announcement The Maintenance Science Summer School 2018 Shanghai, China August 5 – August 11, 2018

First Announcement The Maintenance Science Summer School 2018 Shanghai, China August 5 – August 11, 2018


We are pleased to announce that the 9th Maintenance Science Summer School will be held in this summer. This event is organized by Institute of Materials Shanghai University, Shanghai Electric Nuclear Power Group, Shanghai Nuclear Society-Nuclear Materials Division, Chinese Society of Power Engineer-Nuclear Power Committee, and the Japan Society of Maintenology. The summer school aims at providing participants with the opportunity to learn practice and theory for the maintenance activities of nuclear power plants. It also intends to the friendship exchange of students and young researchers in Asian countries. We expect participations of graduate students especially who eager to learn the maintenance activity from academic point of view, and contribute to the enhancement of maintenance of nuclear power plants in the future. The attendees of the Summer School are also invited to attend the International Symposium on Materials Service Performance in Nuclear Power Plants (MSPNP 2018) to be held at the same location during Aug. 4-6, 2018, with free registration.

SCHEDULE (Tentative)

Venue: School of Materials Science, Shanghai University, Shanghai, China
Welcome Reception: Evening of August 6th
Summer school: August 5th – August 11st (including Lectures, Discussion and Presentations, Laboratory visits, visit to Nuclear Power Plant Vendor and Free activities)
Accommodation: New Lehu Hotel, 99 Shangda Road,Shanghai University Baoshan Campus


No fee is required for registration. Daily expenses (including accommodation and meal tickets) for participants from overseas during their stay in Shanghai from August 4th to August 11th will be covered by the hosts. Please note, however, that the participants will have to pay for their own transport cost to and from Shanghai.


Please complete the attached application form and forward it to Prof. Zhanpeng Lu of Shanghai University by email to Click(Prof. Lu) , with email subject marked with Maintenance Summer School-affiliation name. Concerning students from Japan, please also email to Click(JSM-administrative-office) .

【Application Closed】



30 students

Deadline for application is May 31, 2018.