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XXXVIth General Assembly of IUR
2014-07-22 - I.U.R.

[ Barcelona, Spain - 11 September 2014 ]
The XXXVIth General Assembly of IUR will be held on the occasion of the ICRER 2014 conference, the 3rd International Conference on Radioecology & Environmental Radioactivity, Barcelona, Spain. The General Assembly will take place on Thursday 11 September 2014 at 18:30 at the Conference venue, Palau de Congressos de Catalunya, Avenida Diagonal 661-671, Barcelona. IUR members but also… Read more >>

Obituary: In memory of an outstanding scientist, Yuri Antonievich Israel
2014-03-05 - I.U.R.

On 23 January 2014 passed away an outstanding scientist, promoter of science and public figure academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences Yuri Antonievich Israel. Yu.A. Israel was born on 15 May 1930 in Tashkent. In 1953 he graduated from the physical faculty of the Central Asia State University. In 1978-1991 he was Chairman of the USSR State Committee on Hydrometeorology and… Read more >>

IUR Contribution to a Strategic Research Agenda in Radioecology
2013-07-31 - I.U.R.

[ Results of the IUR consultation in complement of the SRA consultation ]
The aim of those two consultations was the identification of research priorities. The IUR questionnaire examines in particular the influence of the context within which radioecology evolution and goals are considered. Conclusions with respect to priorities and general conclusions are presented in the section IUR publications here... Read more >>

Happy New Year & Best wishes for 2013
2012-12-31 - I.U.R.

[ Season's greetings from IUR ]
IUR wishes you all a prosperous and productive year to the best benefit of radioecology. Read more >>

In memory of a prominent scientist and an outstanding man – Academician of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine – Gennady G. Polikarpov
2012-08-29 - I.U.R.

A prominent researcher, the founder of marine radioecology, a world famous scientist, a man of great soul, Academician of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Doctor of Sciences, Professor, chief researcher of the department of radiation and chemical biology (DRChB) of the Institute of Biology of the Southern Seas (IBSS) of N.A.S. of Ukraine, Gennady Grigoryevich Polikarpov died on… Read more >>

Yoichiro OMOMO wins the IUR V.I. Vernadsky Award
2011-06-29 - I.U.R.

[ Award granted on 20 June 2011, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada ]
Dr Yoichiro OMOMO has been granted the 3d IUR V.I. Vernadsky Award on 20 June 2011 on the occasion of the opening of the International Conference on Radioecology and Environmental  Radioactivity in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.   He is now an executive advisor of the Institute for Environmental Sciences (IES) which was founded in 1990 in Rokkosho-mura, Japan, where large… Read more >>

XXXIII General Assembly of IUR
2011-05-25 - I.U.R.

[ Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, 20 June 2011 ]
The XXXIIIth General Assembly of IUR will be held on the occasion of the ICRER 2011 International Conference on Radioecology and Environmental Radioactivity in a hot context whilst Japanese radioecologists are facing the radiological consequences of the Fukushima accident on both, the population and the environment. The General Assembly will take place at the conference premises, in… Read more >>

Anselmo Paschoa Obituary
2011-03-28 - I.U.R.

[ Anselmo Paschoa (Brazil) deceased on 24 March 2011 ]
Last Thursday, 24th March, during a meeting at the Brazilian Physics Society, when the Brazilian nuclear program and the actual organization of the Brazilian nuclear sector was under discussion, Anselmo Paschoa, fell. Urgent relief, CPR, resuscitation apparently effective, repeated arrhythmias, but does not seem to have recovered consciousness until his death less than two days later,… Read more >>

Last call: new Board election
2011-03-28 - I.U.R.

[ Deadline for submiting candidacies: 30 March 2011 ]
The current IUR Board of Council is now reaching its term. As per the current constitution, it will remain in force until a new Board is elected. In consequence, the Secretariat is now engaging the procedure necessary to organise the election round.   The first step of this procedure is to identify the candidates willing to hold one or the other position within the Board of… Read more >>

International Union of Radioecology expresses its support to Japanese radioecologists
2011-03-18 - I.U.R.

[ Cataclysm in Japan and nuclear consequences ]
  The scientific community of radioecologists, spread in 56 countries around the world, is highly concerned since a few days about its Japanese members, who are experiencing a tragedy born from the uncontrollable forces of nature which are now provoking accidental loads of the environment with artificial radioactivity leading to fears of threatening the population health.  … Read more >>

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