Technical Facilities

of the Institute of Nuclear Technology and Energy Systems

At IKE various test facilities are available for experimental investigations in differnt       technical fields:

  • DEBRIS test facility for thermo hydraulic investigations in debris beds
  • FSI (Fluid-Struktur-Interaktion) test facility for high temperature and high pressure experiments and numerical research in the IKE departments Thermo-Fluid Dynamics and Energy Conversion and Heat Transfer in close cooperation with the Material-Testing Institute Stuttgart (MPA)
  • CO2 test facility SCARLETT (supercritical CO2-Loop at IKE University of Stuttgart)
  • Very fast X-ray tomography test facility
  • Siemens Education Nuclear Reactor SUR-100
  • Hydrogen laboratory