China Advanced Research Reactor

     The China Advanced Research Reactor (CARR), composed of reactors, auxiliary systems and testing facilities, is a safe, reliable and multifunctional research reactor with high performance. The CARR is a large-scale nuclear science project providing an important testing platform for nuclear science and research of China. For the aims of effective organization and management of the construction and commissioning of CARR, the China Institute of Atomic Energy (CIAE) established CARR Project Department and accredited it to control the quality and progress of the project, as well as its investment. CARR successfully realized the first criticality on May 13, 2010.