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Radiation Protection & Shielding
The Radiation Protection and Shielding Division is developing and promoting radiation protection and shielding aspects of nuclear science and technology — including interaction of nuclear radiation with materials and biological systems, instruments and techniques for the measurement of nuclear radiation fields, and radiation shield design and evaluation.
Conference on Nuclear Training and Education: A Biennial International Forum (CONTE 2023)
February 6–9, 2023
Amelia Island, FL|Omni Amelia Island Resort
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Nuclear regulator greenlights life extension for Loviisa reactors
Finland’s Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority, STUK, recently provided the country’s Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment with a positive safety review of the Loviisa reactors, bringing the plant closer to an approval for operation to 2050.
Michio Murase, Takayoshi Kusunoki Institute of Nuclear Safety System, Inc.), Takashi Takata, Akira Yamaguchi (Osaka Univ), Akio Tomiyama (Kobe Univ)
Transactions | Volume 110 | Number 1 | June 2014 | Pages 706-707