Newsletter January 14, 2021 - 14th EURADOS Winter School
2nd EURADOS WEBINAR
The CERF and CSBF workplace exposure facilities at CERN
January 19, 2021: 4:00 PM (Brussels, GMT +1:00)
The webinar will be presented by Working Group 11: High energy radiation fields, and will be organized in three short seminars, after a short introduction by the WG11 chair:
- Brief introduction to the EURADOS WG11 (Marco Caresana, POLIMI)
- A brief overview of CERN irradiation facilities and an historical look at CERF (Marco Silari, CERN)
- The CERF facility, latest update (Fabio Pozzi, CERN)
- The CERN Shielding Benchmark Facility (CSBF) (Robert Froeschl, CERN)
ISoRED Webinar series
ISORED has launched a series of webinars, which are expected to take place monthly and will each feature an organization that performs research in radiation epidemiology and dosimetry.
The 1st webinar will be:
Chernobyl Accident: Radiation and Health Effects
on January 26, 2021: 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM (ET)
The webinar will feature research and collaboration and training opportunities at the National Cancer Institute (NCI, United States). Registration link.
News from the European Commission
For those who have not done yet, the DG Research & Innovation of the European Commission has launched a questionnaire for feedback on Euratom-funded nuclear research. The purpose is to support preparations of implementation of the Euratom Research and Training Programme 2021-2025. It covers all main field of research supported by Euratom: nuclear safety, waste management, radiation protection and fusion energy.
It can be found by following this link:
The questionnaire will be accessible until Sunday, 17 January at 11.59 p.m. CET.
We are a network of more than 80 European institutions (Voting Members) and 560 scientists (Associate Members). We promote research and development and European cooperation in the field of the dosimetry of ionizing radiation.