Scientific papers


YEAR
PAPER
PPT
2019

Computer modelling - are we making a new generation of professionals stupid?

presented at the NORM-IX Congress, Denver, USA, 2019

2019

NORM in Western Australia - plenty of mineral but not enough human resources

presented at the NORM-IX Congress, Denver, USA, 2019

2019

Technical Reference Note (guideline) for the Transport of NORM (version 5.1, Aug.2019) and excel calculator

Being progressively updated, use Excel file with caution and consult your Competent Authority

2018

Challenges and solutions for the shipping of NORM

Presented at the Zirconium Industry Association Conference, Bangkok, Thailand, 2018

2018

NORM: EU Directive Implications beyond EU Borders

presented at the the European IRPA 2018 Congress, The Hague, Netherlands, 2018

2016

Practical cases of NORM transport - problems and solutions

presented at the NORM-VIII Congress, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 2016, [published in "NORM-VIII Proceedings", IAEA, 2018, pp.278-286]

2016

The management of NORM residues - practical aspects

presented at the NORM-VIII Congress, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 2016, [published in "NORM-VIII Proceedings", IAEA, 2018, pp.78-90]

2016

Practical cases of dealing with Class 7 dangerous goods in situations where other hazardous materials are also present

Presented at the Second Dangerous Goods Conference, Perth, Australia, 2016

2014

Stakeholder involvement in NORM issues - public communications

Presented at the National Symposium "Minerals and Radioactivity", Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2014

2014

The reuse of NORM residues

Presented at the National Symposium "Minerals and Radioactivity", Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2014

2013

Full report - Radiation exposure in the transport of NORM in heavy mineral sands industry

for the paper presented at the NORM-VII Congress, Beijing, China, 2013

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2013

Accurate prediction of radiation exposures of workers involved in the transport of NORM

presented at the NORM-VII Congress, Beijing, China, 2013 [published in "NORM-VII Proceedings", IAEA, 2015, pp.625-638]

2011

International Transport of NORM

(J. Wellbergen, N. Tsurikov) Presented at the 4th Workshop of European NORM Association, Hasselt, Belgium, 2011

2009

The Specifics of Uranium Exploration in Remote Areas of Western Australia

presented at the International Nuclear Conference, Kuala Lumpur, June 2009 (750 kb, 8 pages)

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2009

Uranium Exploration - Safety, Environmental, Social and Regulatory Considerations

independent report, second version, 2009

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2009

Are Special Safety Measures Required for Uranium?

Presented at the Safety and Health Conference, Chamber of Minerals and Energy of Western Australia, Perth, Australia, 2009

2008

Radiation exposure in the transport of heavy mineral sands

report for the Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency (ARPANSA), 2008

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2008

Waste Containing Enhanced Concentrations of Naturally Occurring Radionuclides

(B. Michalik, N. Tsurikov), presented at the First International Conference on Hazardous Waste Management, Chania, Greece, 2008

2008

Uranium exploration - safety, environmental and regulatory considerations

Presented at Yamatji Uranium and Native Title Conference, Perth, Australia, 2008

2007

The trade in radioactive materials - potential problems and possible solutions

presented at the NORM-V Conference, Seville, Spain, 2007 [also published in "NORM-V Proceedings", IAEA, 2008, pp.437-453]
    Updated table for this paper is now available (December 2019, 20 pages)

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2007

New radiation protection guidelines for mining and minerals processing industry in Western Australia

(N. Tsurikov, I. Fetwadjieff) Presented at Australasian Radiation Protection Socienty Conference, Brisbane, Australia, 2006

14 Mb
2007

Application of the Regulations for the Safe Transport of Radioactive Material to Bulk Shipments of Materials in Minerals Industry

(N. Tsurikov, P.J. Hinrichsen, M. Omar, H.M. Fernandes), 'Radiation Protection in Australasia', vol.24, No.2, September 2007, pp.9-19

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2006

Regulation of Natural Radioactivity in International Transport and Trade

(N. Tsurikov, P.J. Hinrichsen, M. Omar, H.M. Fernandes), presented at the Second Asian and Oceanic Congress on Radiological Protection, Beijing, China, 2006

2 Mb
2005

NORM and National Directory

presented at the Australasian Radiation Protection Society Annual Conference, Adelaide, Australia, 2004 [also published in 'Radiation Protection in Australasia', vol.22, No.2, July 2005, pp.64-67]

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2000

Co-operation - the Way Out (introducing the Natural Materials Radiation Control Initiative)

(H.M. Fernandes, ID. Kruger, M.Omar, N. Tsurikov, R. van der Westhuizen), presented at the Southern African International Congress, Cape Town, Republic of South Africa, 2000

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1999

Impact of ARPANS-like legislation on minerals industry in Australia - the TENORM issue

(J. Koperski, N. Tsurikov), presented at the Australasian Radiation Protection Society Annual Conference, Margaret River, Australia, 1999

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1999

TENORM Legislation - Theory and Practice [full text]

presented at the Technical Enhancement of Natural Radioactivity, Second Congress, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1999

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1999

TENORM Legislation - Theory and Practice [paper]

(N. Tsurikov, J. Koperski), published in the International Atomic Energy Agency TECDOC-1271 (2002), pp.3-9

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Fourteen guidelines on management of NORM in mining and minerals processing - were developed for the Western Australian Government and the Chamber of Minerals and Energy, second version, 2010 [officially published here], together with Ivan Fetwadjieff from the Department of Mines and Petroleum
->The documents were supposed to be updated in 2015, but this did not yet occur - PLEASE USE WITH CAUTION <-

The inter-relationship between guidelines is presented below [the cover page - 6.5 Mb, 8 pages]

 

 

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