Program

Agenda

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TENTATIVE PROGRAM OF FORUMS AND PLENARY SESSIONS

The IMRP20 program is being developed by the Program Committee and this will be finalized and published in a few weeks.  What follows is tentative and provided as first information to participants.

MONDAY 7 NOVEMBER

OPENING OF IMRP20

Welcome addresses, global review and introduction to the IMRP20 program

DOSIMETRY PLENARY SESSION

Brief introduction to dosimetry and modelling
Innovative ESR Dosimetry System for High Dose Radiation Processing
Calorimetry for low-energy electron beam dosimetry with significantly reduced measurement uncertainty
Industry collaboration to develop a comprehensive software package for use by non-experts to calculate the dose distribution in irradiated polymer-based products
Designing radiation shielding using Monte Carlo simulations
E-Beam dose mapping: What about modelling the “REAL” product?

RADIATION CHEMISTRY PLENARY SESSION

Keynote presentation by Prof. Olgun Guven
Influence of sterilization dose, dose rate and temperature on the effects of radiation on polymers

The role of diffusion in synthesis and physico-chemical properties of polymer hydrogels _ simulations and experiments
Preparation of copper nanoparticles through electron beam irradiation and antiviral test for films to which it is applied
Synthesis of geranyl β D-glucopyranoside by electron beam irradiation in aqueous condition with geraniol and glucose

ADVANCED POLYMERS PLENARY SESSION

Hydrogels Nanogels Natural polymers
Keynote presentation by Prof. Piotr Ulanski

Super water absorbents by radiation induced graft polymerization: from synthesis to lab evaluation and in-field testing
Tailoring macromolecular structure and properties for value added applications
Continuous electron-induced reactive processing: a sustainable reactive processing method
Superwettable cotton: a potential material for biomedical applications
Effect of electron beam irradiation and accelerated thermal ageing on properties of LLDPE copper laminates

Click here to view the details of the Pre-IMRP Training Course
Click here for details of the iia/WINS Workshop on Security of Gamma Irradiation Facilities
Click here for details of the IMRP20 Technical Tours

Call for Abstracts

If you missed the regular paper submission deadline, but wish to share new data or an experience with our radiation processing community, you still have the chance to submit a “Late Abstract” until September 15.

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