Conference Book

Click here to view the conference booklet as a pdf file. Every registered conference participant will receive a hard copy of the conference booklet at on-site registration .

Detailed conference programme

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Aims and scope

  • Developments in radionuclide metrology and activity measurement techniques
  • Applications of radionuclide metrology and activity measurement techniques in e.g. nuclear science, energy, safety and security, human health and medicine, radiation protection, public health and environmental monitoring, radioecology, NORM industry, nuclear incidents and emergencies

 Conference topics

  • Aspects of international metrology
  • Intercomparisons
  • Measurement standards and reference materials
  • Radionuclide metrology techniques
  • Alpha-particle and beta-particle spectrometry
  • Gamma-ray spectrometry
  • Liquid scintillation counting techniques
  • Nuclear decay data
  • Low-level radioactivity measurement techniques
  • Radionuclide metrology in life sciences
  • Source preparation techniques
  • Quality assurance and uncertainty evaluation in radioactivity measurements
  • Special session:
    Benefits of radionuclide metrology to global development – 40 years ICRM

Scientific Programme

  • Conference opening (Mo 8 June 2015, 09:30 h)
  • Conference closing (Th 11 June 2015, 17 h)
  • ICRM General Assembly (Fr 12 June 2015, 8:30-13 h)
  • IAEA Headquarters and Laboratory visit (Fr 12 June 9-12 h)

Social Programme

(included in the conference and accompanying persons fee)

  • Informal get-together at the conference venue (Su 7 June 2015, 18:00 – 21:00)
  • Reception by the Mayor of Vienna, City Hall (Mo 8 June 2015, 20:00)
  • Vienna waltz dancing exercise at the conference venue (Tu 9 June 2015, 19:00)
  • Traditional Viennese Heurigen Dinner (We 10 June 2015, 20:00)

Accompanying persons programme

included in the accompanying persons fee:

  • Complete social programme
  • Guided Vienna City Centre Tour (Mo 08 June, 10:00, Meeting Point: registration desk, register via mail)

optional (to be self-paid additionally):

  • Guided tour Vienna Museum of Art History (Tu 09 June, 09:15, Meeting Point: registration desk)
  • Vienna Apfelstrudel cookery course with Modul tourism school‘s chef de cuisine Gottfried Gansterer (We 10 June, 14:30, Meeting Point: MODUL tourism school | Peter-Jordan-Straße 78 | 1190 Wien)
  • Guided tour Schönbrunn Castle (We 10 June, 10:00, Meeting Point: registration desk)
  • Third Man Tour Vienna (Th 11 June, 12:30, Meeting Point: registration desk)