Last updated : June 26 2018



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 >>

Radioecology's coming of age on the spot
2011-08-11 - Radioecology

[ Opening lecture by the IUR President at ICRER 2011, Hamilton, Ontario, 29 June 2011 ]
Click here to read the opening lecture "Radioecology's coming of age on the spot". Read more >>

Environmental radiation from nuclear accidents challenges the Radioecology community
2011-05-03 - Radioecology

[ Selected opinions and views from expert radioecologists ]
The current events in Japan are challenging radioecology as well as nuclear safety. An important issue worth considering is to assess what is the level of achievement of the scientific knowledge reached with regard to understanding the environmental impact of radiation accidentally released over the territories and the sea. As a prerequisite to the management of risk,… Read more >>

Three open positions for PhD research at SCK.CEN Mol, Belgium
2010-12-29 - Radioecology

[ Biosphere Impact Studies Unit ]
The Biosphere Impact Studies of SCK.CEN at Mol (Belgium) offers 3 PhD positions for research on the following subjects:   Radiation and radionuclides in a multi-contaminant context: effects induced in Lemna minor (more details at http://www.sckcen.be/en/yop/view/291) Stress responses induced in Lemna minor by different radiation types: characterisation and comparison by a… Read more >>

Online access to the electronic version of the Journal of Environmental Radioactivity at preferential rate: Now available to IUR members
2010-09-03 - Radioecology

When clearing the IUR Annual Membership Fee, IUR members are now entitled to subscribe also, at the same time and at a preferential rate, to the electronic version of Journal of Environmental Radioactivity (affiliated to IUR).   Any IUR member willing to register can do so from the home page of the web site, or by clicking on the following… Read more >>

Nuclear metrology for radioecology and environment
2009-09-01 - Radioecology

[ 10 hot topics discussed at INSINUME 2008 International Symposium, 13-16 October 2008, Rabat, Morocco ]
Organized by CNESTEN in Rabat (Morocco) in the fall of 2008, this was the largest INSINUME conference of the series with 230 participants (of which 110 from abroad), representing a total of 43 countries with further official representation and support from both IUR and IAEA. The 10 hot topics that have captured interest and prompted active discussion during the conference… Read more >>

The Department of Systems Ecology announces a PhD studentship in Marine Ecotoxicology
2009-04-23 - Radioecology

[ Stockholm University, Sweden ]
PhD studentship in Radioecology: Predicting the ecological fate and distribution of radionuclides in aquatic ecosystems. Department of Systems Ecology, Stockholm University, Sweden Deadline for applications 2 May 2009 For more information see http://www.ecology.su.se/ads/Dnr_19-2009_TOX_CB_UTBB.pdf Read more >>

Radioecological response of the Black Sea to the Chernobyl accident
2008-11-18 - Radioecology

[ Newly published book edited by Polikarpov & Egorov, Sevastopol, Ukraine ]
This monograph is published in Russian, registered as ISBN 978-966-02-4908-0 (2008). Read the abstract in english language. A Table of content in english language has been translated for IUR members along with a copy of all Figures and Tables with legends in english. and more on IUR Publications area   Read more >>

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