The latest advances in nuclear science and technology in the fields of agriculture, industry, medicine and the environment will be featured during the 44th Atomic Energy Week celebration at the Philippine Nuclear Research Institute compound in Commonwealth Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City.
The activities for this year’s celebration will focus on the theme “Teknolohiyang Nukleyar Para sa Kaunlaran ni Juan.”
PNRI-DOST will provide free guided tours to the exhibits and selected PHRI facilities and laboratories to students, teachers, researchers, entrepreneurs, and the public during the five-day celebration.
Experts will give presentations during the technical sessions on the beneficial applications of nuclear science and technology on December 5 and 6.
One of the highlights of the celebration is the holding of the Philippine Nuclear Youth Summit (PNYS) on December 7. The PNYS will serve as a forum for the youth to share information and knowledge and offer high school and college students as well as young professionals a voice in the future and inspire them to pursue a careen in nuclear science.
Teams of high school students from public and private schools across the country will compete with their knowledge in nuclear science and other related topics during the national level competition of the Philippine Nuclear Science Quiz for high school students to be held on December 8 at PNRI auditorium.
For more information, contact 920-8787 or 929-6011 to 19 local 286.