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Archives for March 2016

IRC Postdoc Ali Hanks presents on DoseNet at UC Berkeley High School Teacher’s Workshop

IRC Postdoc Ali Hanks presented on the RadWatch DoseNet Project at the “Seeing Radiation Nuclear Science Experiments,” at the Teacher Workshop for Science Educators: Grades 9-12, hosted annually by the Department of Nuclear Engineering on Friday, March 11, 2015. Read more about the presentation on the DoseNet website.

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IRC’s RadWatch Featured by SF Chronicle & CNBC on 5th Anniversary of 2011 Japan Earthquake

Five years ago, Professor Kai Vetter and a team of students in the University of California, Berkeley (UCB) Department of Nuclear Engineering (NE), quickly started an environmental monitoring campaign. The team measured rainwater, local sources of milk, Pacific Coast fish and kelp, local produce, and other local products for signs of radiological contamination from Fukushima Dai-ichi. The […]

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IRC Program Officer mentors international students at Tokyo Tech Nuclear Symposium

IRC Program Officer, Erika Suzuki, mentored a team of international students and young professionals at the 5th International Symposium and Seminar for Human Nuclear Resource Development for Safety, Security, and Safeguards, hosted by the Tokyo Institute of Technology’s Academy for Global Nuclear Safety and Security Agent from February 21 – March 4, 2016. As a participant […]

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IRC’s Dr. Jens Birkholzer named Chairman of the international DECOVALEX collaboration

Energy Geosciences Division Director, and IRC Leadership Team Member, Jens Birkholzer was recently named the Chairman of the DECOVALEX Project, which is an international research and model comparison collaboration, consisting of a number of nuclear waste management organizations and regulatory authorities with several contributing research teams. DECOVALEX which stands for DEvelopment of COupled models and their […]

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Erika Suzuki

Program Officer

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