Welcome to the ARPS websiteThe Australasian Radiation Protection Society Inc (ARPS) is a professional society of members engaged in one or more aspects of radiation protection.
ARPS is an Associate Society of the International Radiation Protection Association (IRPA).
ARPS publishes a quarterly journal, Radiation Protection in Australasia, and a quarterly Newsletter for its members.
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Global Expansion of the Wireless: The 5G dive into the great unknownIn case you can't make it to the ARPS 2017 conference, Dr Dariusz Leszczynski (NIR keynote speaker at Wollongong ARPS) will be talking in Brisbane at Griffith University, Thursday 17 August 2017 at 6:00pm.
See further details in the attached flyer.
The Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency (ARPANSA) is advertising a number of Member positions on the Radiation Health Committee (RHC) and Nuclear Safety Committees (NSC). The committees, established under the Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act 1998, provide advice to the CEO of ARPANSA on a range of radiation protection or nuclear safety matters.
Commencing January 2018, RHC and NSC Committee memberships are part-time appointments for a period of up to three years. Members are expected to attend three meetings each year in either Melbourne or Sydney.
Further information on the available positions and the process for nomination can be found in the attached documents or on the ARPANSA website (https://www.arpansa.gov.au/about-us/advisory-council-and-committees). Please note the closing date for applications is Thursday 31 August 2017.
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Hundreds of participants have attended the IAEA URAM series of events in 2005, 2009 and 2014, and now this globally important uranium production cycle meeting will be held again. On 25-29 June 2018 the International Symposium on Uranium Raw Material for Nuclear Fuel Cycle: Exploration, Mining, Production, Supply and Demand, Economics and Environmental Issues will be held in Vienna, Austria.
Further details will become available later at http://www-pub.iaea.org/iaeameetings/56050/International-Symposium-on-Uranium-Raw-Material-for-Nuclear-Fuel-Cycle-Exploration-Mining-Production-Supply-and-Demand-Economics-and-Environmental-IssuesURAM-2018
Abstracts and most presentations from the URAM-2014 event can be downloaded for free from http://www-pub.iaea.org/iaeameetings/46085/URAM-2014
Expressions of interest are sought for membership of the Radiation Advisory Committee (RAC) of the Department of Health and Human Services. The RAC consists of at least five members appointed by the Minister for Health for a period of three years. It advises and reports to the Minister or the Secretary of the Department on any matter relating to the administration of the Radiation Act 2005.
Prospective members will have to undergo probity checks, including a police check. Applications close on 2 June 2017.
For further information, contact Morrie Facci on 03 9096 0372.
The APPC-AIP Congress 2016 http://appc-aip2016.org.au/ ie. the joint APPC Asia Pacific Physics Conference and AIP Australian Institute of Physics Congress in conjunction with the AAPPS Association of Asia Pacific Physical Societies and the AOS Australian Optical Society invites applications for AIP-APCTP International Travel Awards.
Significant funding for this initiative has been provided by the Australian Institute of Physics http://www.aip.org.au/ and the Asia Pacific Center for Theoretical Physics https://www.apctp.org/ .
These travel grants are aimed at supporting students / early-career delegates from outside Australia to present their research at the APPC-AIP Congress in Brisbane (during the 4th-8th December 2016).
The closing date for Travel Award applications and their abstracts is Monday 15th August 2016.
For more information see: http://appc-aip2016.org.au/registration/?IntCatId=62