What is the full form of BARC
BARC: Bhaba Atomic Research Center
BARC stands for Bhaba Atomic Research Center. It is a premier nuclear research centre in India. It is located in Trombay, Mumbai. Its main job is to find out the peaceful applications of nuclear energy particularly in the area of power generation and utilization. As of 2016, Mr. K. N. Vyas is the Director of BARC. He is a Mechanical Engineering graduate from Maharaja Sayajirao (MS) University of Vadodara.
BARC also conducts research on spent fuel processing (used nuclear fuel processing), disposal of nuclear waste, agriculture, and medicine, etc. It is also responsible for the smooth functioning of various nuclear reactors in the country.