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This is the third meeting organised in Germany. The previous were held in Karlsruhe in 1981, in Aachen in 1995, and this year in the beautiful city of Dresden.

ESARDA has organised over the years 16 topical or thematic meetings. It is interesting to have a glance on the topics treated in these meetings. This gives an indication of the areas of interest ESARDA has been actively involved in. The topics treated can be put in three categories.

1. Measurement Techniques:
-NDA techniques, passive neutron counting, Statistics applied to NDA (3 meetings at Ispra)
-Measurement of nuclear waste (Salamanca).
-Isotopic correlation techniques (Stresa).
-Harmonization and standardization of measurements (Petten).
-Measurement techniques for identification of nuclear signatures (Geel).
-Containment and surveillance techniques (Ispra).
-Comparison and quality assessment of measurements in safeguards and in other control areas (Bath).

2. General technical topics:
-Fuel cycle analysis and safeguards features (Copenhagen).
-Technology transfer (Como).
-Science and modem technology (Arona, Albuquerque, Tokyo).
-Synergies with other verification regimes (Helsinki).

3. Verification concepts:
-The meeting of this year, whose theme is: "Strengthening of Safeguards: Integrating
the New and the Old" the New and the Old"

Additional information

Authors: FOGGI C (EDITOR), EC, Joint Research Centre, Ispra, (IT)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 19587 EN (2001), pp.495. Euro: 50.00
Availability: %Available from the ESARDA Symposium Secretariat Joint Research Centre I-21021, Ispra (Varese) Italy
ISBN: ISBN: 92-828-9687-0
Record Number: 200013720 / Last updated on: 2001-09-18
Original language: en
Available languages: en