Last updated : January 11 2019



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 >>

Session "Environmental Radioactivity: Legacy Sites, Chernobyl and Fukushima" at ICOBTE 2013
2012-10-18 - Forthcoming Conferences

[ 16-20 June 2013 - Athens, Georgia USA ]
The 12th International Conference on the Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements (ICOBTE 2013) will take place in Athens, Georgia USA from 16 to 20 June 2013. A session Environmental Radioactivity: Legacy Sites, Chernobyl and Fukushima will be organized. Symposium AimsThe aim of the symposium is to bring together expertise from diverse disciplines and provide an open forum for those… Read more >>

SREL Offers Multiple Grad Assistantships
2012-09-23 - Job alert

[ Application: by october 15th ]
The University of Georgia’s Savannah River Ecology Laboratory (SREL) is recruiting a cohort of 7 M.S. and 5 Ph.D. level graduate students to work on various topics in the fields of radioecology, toxicology, conservation biology, and restoration ecology. http://www.iur-uir.org/en/vacancies/id-17-srel-offers-multiple-grad-assistantships 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 >>

Ecosystem approach task group report now published
2012-06-06 - Publications

[ IUR Report n° 7, 2012, 89 pages ]
The report from the work assigned to the "Ecosystem approach" task group is now released within the IUR report series, as IUR Report n° 7 - 2nd edition, entitled "Towards an ecosystem approach for environment protection with emphasis on radiological hazards". IUR Members received a copy of the Report. Any new active member of the IUR may receive on request one copy of the Report… Read more >>

List of forthcoming International Conferences in the area in 2012, 2013, 2014
2012-03-12 - Forthcoming Conferences

Visit the dedicated section of the web site, updated regularly, to keep you informed of the latest announcements: http://www.iur-uir.org/en/conferences Read more >>

International conference “Chernobyl: lessons learned from international cooperation on mitigation of the consequences of the accident”
2011-10-10 - Conferences

[ 23-25 November 2011, Obninsk, Russia ]
the RF Ministry of Civil Defence, Emergencies and Elimination of Consequences of Natural Disasters has initiated an International Conference "Chernobyl: lessons learned from international cooperation on mitigation of the consequences of the accident". This International Conference will be held from 23 to 25 November 2011, in Obninsk, Russia. The aim of the conference is to discuss the… Read more >>

Radioeologists' thoughts prompted by the Fukushima accident
2011-09-06 - Radioecology

[ Additional commentary ]
An additionnal commentary has been received from Gennady G. Polikarpov, Institute of Biology of the Southern Seas (IBSS, Sevastopol, Ukraine). Accessible at this link.     Read more >>

Radioecology's coming of age on the spot
2011-08-11 - Radioecology

[ Opening lecture by the IUR President at ICRER 2011, Hamilton, Ontario, 29 June 2011 ]
Click here to read the opening lecture "Radioecology's coming of age on the spot". Read more >>

Non-lethal methods in Radioecology: new IUR Task Group launched
2011-08-10 - Active Task Groups

[ Chair: Mike Wood; Co-chair: Carmel Mothersill ]
An IUR Task Group is being established to facilitate the development and adoption of non-lethal methods in radioecology.  Chaired by Dr Mike Wood (Manchester Metropolitan University, UK), the specific focus of the Task Group is the development of international cooperation in the area of non-lethal methods for measuring contaminant burdens in wildlife. To achieve this, we need a… Read more >>

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