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CERAD Radioecology courses
2017-09-19 - Radioecology

[ Norvegian University of Life Sciences, 10-26 January 2018 ]
CERAD (Centre for Environmental Radioactivity) of the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU), offers intensive courses in Radioecology (5 ECTS) and Experimental Radioecology (10 ECTS). The courses run in parallel over 3 weeks from January 10th to January 26th, 2018. The main course being already in January 2018, there is a rather short deadline to register as guest student… Read more >>

Report on AERC-IUR workshop on Integration of ecosystem science research into radioecology of the Nuclear age
2016-11-25 - Radioecology

[ Workshop held in Aiken (South Carolina, USA), 2-5 October 2016 ]
AERC (Association of Ecosystem Research Centers) and IUR (International Union of radioecology) held a joint Workshop, hosted by Savannah River Ecology Laboratory (SREL) at Aiken (South Carolina, USA), 2-5 October 2016. The need to organize this Workshop on “Integration of  ecosystem science research into radioecology of the Nuclear age” emerged from discussions held… Read more >>

Building radioecological knowledge in arid regions - Call for interest
2015-12-29 - Radioecology

[ Co-Chairs: Gabriele Voigt (gabi_voigt@yahoo.de) & Natalia Semioshkina (semioschkina@gmail.com) ]
Whilst sufficient information about radionuclide behaviour and interaction with environments in temperate regions has been published and is available, there is little information on radioecology in arid areas. In order to be able to face potential deleterious impact of radioactivity accidentally released into such regions, it is important to construct the radioecological knowledge about… Read more >>

IUR inputs to the ALLIANCE on the future of Radioecology in Europe and beyond
2015-06-15 - Radioecology

[ STAR Final Dissemination Event, 9-11 June 2015, Aix en Provence, France ]
On the occasion of the conclusion of the STAR Project (Network of Excellence in Radioecology), the ALLIANCE (European Radioecology Association) has asked IUR to contribute its views on the further integration of Radioecology in Europe. Such views, including recommendations to promote further long-term linkage between IUR and the ALLIANCE have been expressed as inputs to the STAR… Read more >>

Russian Academy of Sciences on Radiobiology joins the IUR Radioecology FORUM
2014-12-04 - Radioecology

List of institutes within the Scientific Council of the Russian Academy of Sciences on Radiobiology actively working in the field of radioecology. http://www.iur-uir.org/en/actualites/id-244-the-iur-forum-has-defined-its-collective-objectives Read more >>

After ICRER-2014 Conference in Barcelona, latest updates
2014-10-06 - Radioecology

[ Major progresses and achievements after the 3d ICRER Conference in Barcelona, Spain, Sept. 2014 ]
The 3rd International Conference on Radioecology and Environmental Radioactivity has been quite successfully held in Barcelona, Spain, from 7 to 12 September 2014, with 430 participants from 46 countries. You can download here geographical statistics about participants.Abstracts are available on the Conference website:… Read more >>

The IUR « FORUM » has defined its collective objectives
2014-09-17 - Radioecology

[ IUR "FORUM" decisions with respect to worldwide harmonization of radioecology networks ]
The “FORUM”, a collective initiative prompted by IUR to promote worldwide harmonization of Radioecology networks, was launched on September 10th, 2014, on the occasion of the 3d ICRER conference held in Barcelona (Spain). The fifteen initial founding networks members of the FORUM produced a synthetic overview on the discussions held and the decisions made. … Read more >>

IUR organized the International Workshop on Worldwide Harmonization of Radioecology Networks
2014-08-26 - Radioecology

[ 19-20 June 2014 - Aix en Provence, France ]
IUR organized an “International workshop on worldwide harmonization of radioecology networks”. It gathered 15 leaders and/or high-level representatives from various networks and international organizations active in the field, on 19-20 June 2014, in La Baume, Aix en Provence, France.… Read more >>

The STAR Competitive Call has now been opened
2013-11-04 - Radioecology

This call for research proposals is aimed at addressing current issues on any human or environmental aspect of marine radioecology following the 2011 Great East-Japan Earthquake and Tsunami. All the materials related to this competitive call are available at www.star-radioecology.org, and link to “STAR Competitive Call”. In case you have any questions regarding the… Read more >>

Radioeologists' thoughts prompted by the Fukushima accident
2011-09-06 - Radioecology

[ Additional commentary ]
An additionnal commentary has been received from Gennady G. Polikarpov, Institute of Biology of the Southern Seas (IBSS, Sevastopol, Ukraine). Accessible at this link.     Read more >>

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