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IAP 2014 Activities by Sponsor - Nuclear Reactor Lab

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Tour of MIT's Nuclear Research Reactor

Taylor Tracy, Administrative Assistant II

Jan/21 Tue 11:00AM-12:15PM NW12, Ring doorbell for entry, may arrive early

Enrollment: Limited: Advance sign-up required
Sign-up by 01/20
Limited to 15 participants

Come take a tour of the second largest university research reactor in the U.S. and the only one located on the campus of a major university. Learn about nuclear fission, the design of the unique MIT reactor, nuclear safety, as well as various types of research conducted at the facility. Questions are welcomed and encouraged!

At least 24 hours before the start of the tour we'll need the full name, residential address, phone number, and date of birth for all tour participants (MIT ID# may be provided in lieu of address, phone number, and DOB). Please make sure all adults bring a valid government issued photo ID, seeing as we will check this upon arrival (or MIT ID if number has been provided). Cameras, mobile phones, bags, backpacks, open toed shoes/sandals (including flip flops) etc., are permitted in the administrative building but are not permitted on the tour. There is a secure office that you will be able to leave your belongings in. 15 person maximum.

Sponsor(s): Nuclear Reactor Lab
Contact: Taylor Tracy, 617 253-4211, TTRACY@MIT.EDU


Tour of MIT's Nuclear Research Reactor [at capacity]

Taylor Tracy, Administrative Assistant II

Jan/16 Thu 11:00AM-12:15PM NW12, Ring doorbell for entry, may arrive early

Enrollment: Limited: Advance sign-up required
Sign-up by 01/15
Limited to 15 participants
Prereq: None

**This tour is currently at capacity but there is still room on the tour being held Tuesday 1/21 at 11am. Please email ttracy@mit.edu to sign up!**

Come take a tour of the second largest university research reactor in the U.S. and the only one located on the campus of a major university. Learn about nuclear fission, the design of the unique MIT reactor, nuclear safety, as well as various types of research conducted at the facility. Questions are welcomed and encouraged!

At least 24 hours before the start of the tour we'll need the full name, residential address, phone number, and date of birth for all tour participants (MIT ID# may be provided in lieu of address, phone number, and DOB). Please make sure all adults bring a valid government issued photo ID, seeing as we will check this upon arrival (or MIT ID if number has been provided). Cameras, mobile phones, bags, backpacks, open toed shoes/sandals (including flip flops) etc., are permitted in the administrative building but are not permitted on the tour. There is a secure office that you will be able to leave your belongings in. 15 person maximum.

Sponsor(s): Nuclear Reactor Lab
Contact: Taylor Tracy, 617 253-4211, TTRACY@MIT.EDU