Joint Institute for Power and Nuclear Research – Sosny | Laboratory of Radiation-Chemical Processes # 24;

Joint Institute for Power and Nuclear Research – Sosny

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Laboratory of Radiation-Chemical Processes # 24;

Head of Laboratory:

Mrs. Irina SALNIKOVA

E-mail: salirina@mail.ru

Tel .: +375 (17) 3911354

Fax: +375 (17) 3911335

History:

The laboratory was established in 1983 at the Institute of Nuclear Energy of the Academy of Sciences of the BSSR. It was the basis for the creation of a department for the use of radiation in the national economy of the Republic in 1988.

Since 1992, it has been operating as part of the Institute of Radiation Physico-Chemical Problems, allocated from the Institute of Nuclear Energy of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, as part of the Academic Scientific and Technical Complex (ANTK-Sosny) of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus.

In 1993, a radiation technological complex was created in the laboratory on the basis of the UELV-10-10 multipurpose linear electron accelerator, a flow-through experimental laboratory unit PELU.

Since 2002, the electron beam technology laboratory has been operating as part of the Joint Institute for Energy and Nuclear Research – Pines of the NAS of Belarus, formed by the merger of 3 institutes at the Sosny industrial site.

In 2004, the laboratory of radiation chemistry was joined to the laboratory of electron beam technologies, the laboratory was called – radiation-chemical processes.

The main directions of scientific research

Physics of the interaction of radiation with matter:

  • fundamental and applied research related to the physics of the interaction of radiation with matter, the chemistry of organic and inorganic compounds, radiation modification of high molecular weight compounds.

Radiation Technologies:

  • development and implementation of modern radiation-chemical technologies using powerful radiation sources: (sterilization and radiation treatment of products for various purposes on a semi-industrial scale, including raw materials for the manufacture of medicines, disposable and reusable medical devices; radiation modification of polymeric materials and products from them , products of microelectronics and electronic equipment, etc);
  • modernization and operation of high-power electronic physical radiation facilities, mainly electron accelerators;
  • development and implementation of instruments, tools and methods for monitoring and automation of radiation-technological processes, technological dosimetry;
  • conducting exploratory research in promising areas in the above areas.