Generalization of Experience to Prolong the Lifetime of Ionizing Radiation Sources Used in Civil Aviation and Problems Connected with Their Utilization

D. Yu. Tchuvilin, Kurchatov Institute Russian Research Institute

V. G. Pashchinsky, Federal Research and Development Institute of Civil Aviation

V. A. Shilov, Ministry of Transport of Russia

Collecting Orphan Sources

Leroy Leonard, Los Alamos National Laboratory

Session 4—Assessment of Consequences of Unauthorized Use of Ionizing Radiation Sources; Communication to Media and the Population

Chairs: John F. Ahearne, Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society; Leonid Bolshov, Nuclear Safety Institute

Preventive Measures to Stop the Unauthorized Spread of Radioactive Substances and Radioactive Wastes

Nikolay F. Andryushin, Rostekhnadzor

Environmental Impact Assessment and Accident Analysis of RTG (Radioisotope Thermoelectric Generator) Decommissioning

A. I. Platov, State Unitary Enterprise Russian National Technical Physics State Unitary Enterprise Russian National Technical Physics and Automation Research Institute (VNIITFA)

A Terrorist Attack Involving Plutonium: Dosimetry and Medical Aspects

Sergey A. Romanov, Federal Agency for Medicine and Biology, Ministry of Health and Social Development of Russia

The Social Amplification of Risk: Communicating with the Media and the Public

Roger Kasperson, Clark University

Direct and Indirect Harm: Value at Risk

Elena M. Melikhova, Nuclear Safety Institute


Closing Remarks

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