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National Academies steers low-dose radiation research in a new direction
The United States is embarking on a new coordinated federal low-dose radiation research program. With guidance from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, the Department of Energy’s Office of Science will build a program that integrates the research of past decades, but without treading the same well-worn path. Instead, the new program will focus on how the scientific understanding of low-dose radiation can best be augmented, applied, and communicated.
John D. Bess (INL), Louis M. Dusanter (Ecole Polytechnique), Nicolas E. Woolstenhulme, James R. Parry, Connie M. Hill, Cliff B. Davis (INL)
Transactions | Volume 118 | Number 1 | June 2018 | Pages 997-1000