NKS NordRisk II: Atlas of long-range atmospheric dispersion and deposition of radionuclides from selected risk sites in the Northern Hemisphere

Ulrik Smith Korsholm, Poul Astrup, Bent Lauritzen, Jens Havskov Sørensen

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    Abstract

    The present atlas has been developed within the NKS/NordRisk-II project "Nuclearrisk from atmospheric dispersion in Northern Europe". The atlas describes risks from hypothetical long-range dispersion and deposition of radionuclides from 16 nuclear risk sites on the Northern Hemisphere. The atmospheric dispersion model calculations cover a period of 30 days following each release to ensure almost complete deposition of the dispersed material. The atlas contains maps showing the total deposition and time-integrated air concentration of Cs-137 and I-131 based on three years of meteorological data spanning the climate variability associated with the North Atlantic Oscillation, and corresponding time evolution of the ensemble mean atmospheric dispersion.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationRoskilde
    PublisherNKS
    Number of pages63
    ISBN (Print)978-87-7893-314-0
    Publication statusPublished - 2011
    SeriesNKS-242

    Keywords

    • Risk Assessment
    • Long-range transport
    • Radionuclide
    • Pollutants
    • Deposition

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    Roskilde : NKS, 2011. 63 p. (NKS-242).

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