Radiological Consequence Analysis
  • Next Event:  NINE Headquarters, LUCCA (Italy), 17 - 21 March 2025
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NRSHOT - Radiological Consequence Analysis

Day 1
•    Overview – Scope of RCA
      o    RCA for licensing
      o    RCA for emergency planning
      o    RCA for risk reduction (PSA level 3)

Day 2
•    Input and output data of RCA
      o    Input for the RCA – the “source term”
      o    Important parameters to characterize the source term
      o    Meteorological dispersion calculations and models
      o    Dose calculations, pathways to consider

Day 3
•    Examples of available tools for RCA
      o    MACCS
      o    RODOS
      o    RASCAL
      o    ARCON96
      o    FLEXPART

Day 4
•    Licensing
      o    Dose limits and related boundary conditions for the analysis
      o    Licensing RCA calculations according to IAEA recommendations
      o    Licensing RCA calculations according to US NRC
      o    RCA in licensing in selected European countries

Day 5
•    RCA in emergency preparedness and response
      o    Using RCA for emergency planning
      o    RCA in an emergency situation
      o    RCA with fast running calculation tools
      o    Simulation of possible countermeasures and optimization of risk