Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research, Kalpakkam

Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research [IGCAR], the second largest establishment of the Department of Atomic Energy next to Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, was set up at Kalpakkam, 80 KMs south of Chennai [MADRAS], in 1971.

IGCAR website has details like about IGCAR, mission, ISO 9001, activities, newsletter, IGC annual report, milestones, seminars, news, awards, publications, facilities, technology transfer, recruitment, IGC web servers, training school, kalpakkam nature, benchmarks etc

Fast Breeder Test Reactor based on unique mixed Plutonium Uranium Carbide fuel, First of its kind in the world and KAMINI Reactor, the only operating Reactor in the World using U233 fuel are successfully operated.

Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research,
Department of Atomic Energy,
Kalpakkam, Tamil nadu - 603102

Phone : 044-27480210
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