70 Years of Radiation Protection

70 Years of Radiation Protection

Timeline - click for larger image

To coincide with the Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the Summer 2022 issue of Radiation Protection Today includes an article highlighting some of the remarkable advances and events related to the uses and regulation of radiation and radioactive materials that have taken place during The Queen’s reign.  The focus is on events in the UK, but some significant international events are also included. 

Timeline Poster (pictured above) available to download here
Extended table version of events available to download here; the short table version is on pages 8-9 of 'Radiation Protection Today'

Cover Photograph: Queen Elizabeth II guided by AERE Harwell's Chief Physicist Donald Fry, visits the ZETA fusion reactor while it is under construction (c. 1956)


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