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The Passing of Daniel Stroud

Notification received from Australasian College of Physical Scientists & Engineers in Medicine (ACPSEM):
 
“With deep regret, we advise members that Dan Stroud passed away on Saturday 27 April 2013.
 
Dan had been a member of the College since 1978. Here are some details regarding his career.
 
First Class Honours in Physics from Melbourne followed by MSc and PhD (in 1973) on ‘Neutron capture and element formation in stars’, done mainly at Lucas Heights.
 

IAEA training meeting Darwin August 2012

All presentations from the “Training Meeting on Effective Regulatory and Environmental Management of Uranium Production” held  during August 2012 in Darwin are now available for download from the IAEA website.

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Occupational cosmic radiation exposure and cancer in airline cabin crew (PhD thesis)

A Finnish PhD thesis (in English) just released this month that may be of interest.
 
This work found no relation between estimated occupational cosmic radiation exposure and cancer risk. The current exposure limitations of radiation to cabin crew need not be altered.

Thank you to Peter Woods for notifying us about this thesis, available at the following link.

http://www.stuk.fi/julkaisut_maaraykset/tiivistelmat/a_sarja/en_GB/stuk-a257/_files/89297272740455112/default/stuk-a257.pdf
Ron Rubendra's picture

Radiation from Smart Meters are a Hazard?

The Greater Dandenong councillors are concerned smart meters are bad for people's health.

Read more here.

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Passing of Dr Gerald Laurence

 Dr Gerald Laurence   3/10/1934 – 06/12/2012

 
It is with great sadness that the SA Branch of ARPS was informed that Dr Gerald Laurence, a distinguished supporter and promoter of radiation protection in Australia, passed away on 6 December 2012.
 

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