Pakistan Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology (PINSTECH)
PINSTECH, being a premier R&D institute of PAEC has contributed to the frontiers
of knowledge in a number if fields. Over the years, it made significant contribution
in PAEC program by carrying out various technical assignments of national interest.
The highly qualified manpower is engaged in the R&D at PINSTECH.
Pakistan Research Reactor - I (PARR-I)
In the beginning, the experimetnal & research facilities at PINSTECH were limited
to PARR-I, a 5 MW swimming pool type research reactor. The reactor has now been
upgraded to 10 MW. With this upgrdation, the experience and know-how obtained in
redesigning, engineering and renovation has promoted indigenous expertise and led
to a greater degree of self reliance.
Pakistan Research Reactor - II (PARR-II)
PARR-II is a Tank-In-Pool type, 27 KW research reactor. It is a safe
and economical tool for neutron activation analysis and training. PARR-II is an
ideal facility for teaching and training.