Volume 5, 2021

Radiation Protection

SUPPORT FOR A EUROPEAN METROLOGY NETWORK ON RELIABLE RADIATION PROTECTION: GAPS IN RADIATION PROTECTION AND RELATED METROLOGY

Behnam Khanbabaee, Annette Röttger, Rolf Behrens, Stefan Röttger, Sebastian Feige, Oliver Hupe, Hayo Zutz, Paula Toroi, Paul Leonard, Liset de la Fuente Rosales, Pete Burgess, Vincent Gressier, José–Luis Gutiérrez Villanueva, Rodolfo Cruz Suárez, Dirk Arnold

Pages: 21-27

DOI: 10.21175/RadProc.2021.04

In this work, the results of a virtual workshop on gaps in radiation protection and related metrology, which was carried out as part of the EMPIR project 19NET03 supportBSS, are reported. The topics, considered most important in terms of radiation protection metrology, were presented and discussed in 8 main areas: 1. Activity standards, 2. Reference fields, 3. New operational quantities in radiation protection, 4. Measuring devices for radiation protection in medical or industrial applications of ionizing radiation, 5. Measuring devices for environmental monitoring, 6. Type testing, 7. Harmonized handling, transmission, storage and availability of measurement data, 8. Education and training needs. The corresponding research needs and metrological challenges related to the metrology services and the relevant stakeholders are presented.
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Behnam Khanbabaee, Annette Röttger, Rolf Behrens, Stefan Röttger, Sebastian Feige, Oliver Hupe, Hayo Zutz, Paula Toroi, Paul Leonard, Liset de la Fuente Rosales, Pete Burgess, Vincent Gressier, José–Luis Gutiérrez Villanueva, Rodolfo Cruz Suárez, Dirk Arnold, "Support for a european metrology network on reliable radiation protection: gaps in radiation protection and related metrology", RAD Conf. Proc, vol. 5, 2021, pp. 21-27, http://doi.org/10.21175/RadProc.2021.04