International Symposium on Radiological Issues for Fukushima's Revitalized Future

International Symposium on Radiological Issues for Fukushima's Revitalized Future

[ May 30-31, 2015 - Fukushima, Japan ]

"We invite experts, researchers, and the general public to attend this symposium and think together — through lectures, poster presentations, and a panel discussions— about the concrete steps that need to be taken toward the revitalization of Fukushima."

The program will consist of both oral presentations and poster presentations. Keynote lectures and oral presentations will be by invitation only. For the poster presentations, we welcome the submission of abstracts for contributions on the topics listed below. Selected abstracts will be recommended for submission as full papers and will be included in a proceedings to be published by Springer Verlag in the Spring of 2016.

List of Topics(Tentative)
1.Decontamination/radioactive waste
2.Environmental radiation/external exposure
3.Environmental radioactivity/internal exposure
4.Issues in the Fukushima Daiichi NPP site

Working Language: English & Japanese(with simultaneous interpretation)

Download the first circular

Key Dates
September 2014: Opening of call for abstracts
December 2014: Deadline for abstract submission
May 2015: Deadline for full paper submission

Registration Fee
Registration/paper submission/full paper for Springer Verlag: Free


Office of the KUR Research Program for Scientific Basis of Nuclear Safety,
Kyoto University Research Reactor Institute
2 Asashiro-nishiKumatori-choSennan-gun
Osaka 590-0494, JAPAN
Tel: +81-72-451-2432, Fax: +81-72-451-2639


Organizing Committee
Chair: Prof. HirotakeMoriyama (Kyoto University)
Vice Chairs: Prof. Takayuki Takahashi (Fukushima University)
Prof. SentaroTakahashi (Kyoto University)

International Advisor
Prof. HajimuYamana(Kyoto University)

Program Committee
Chair: Prof. TomoyukiTakahashi (Kyoto University)

Professionals / Scientists