Conference Presentations

EGU 2023
Using Outdoor Radon and Radon Flux to Predict Areas with High Radon Risk
Variability Of Methane Fluxes at The Ebro Delta Due to Rice Field: Comparison Between Inventories and Radon Tracer Method Based Results (paper)
Reliable Radon Flux Observations for Supporting Radiation Protection and Greenhouse Gas Reduction Strategies

ICOS 2022
Importance of Harmonizing Radon Datasets for Reducing Uncertainty in Greenhouse Gas Emission Estimates (Plenary)
The Use of Continuous Gamma-Spectrometry Monitoring to Assess Soil Water Content (poster);
Continuous Radon Flux Measurements: How Reliable Are They? (poster)
Measurement of the Radon Activity Concentration at The Environmental Level: Calibration from Lab to Field (poster)
Applications of Radon as Tracer for Atmospheric Processes and Greenhouse Gas Flux Estimations: Strengths and Weaknesses (poster)
Intercomparison of atmospheric radon monitors at Saclay (France) and Braunschweig (Germany) sites (poster)
Assessment of radon fluxes at the Hyytiälä site from campaign and model data (poster)
Development of a process-based high-resolution radon flux map for Europe: not a straightforward exercise (oral)
Use of Outdoor Radon Activity Concentration and Radon Flux Data for Radiation Protection Applications (oral);
Overview on radon metrology (oral);
Atmospheric Radon Monitor (ARMON): Overview of its applications in Spain and presentation of the new user-friendly monitor (oral)
Sources Of Uncertainty for ANSTO Radon Monitors and Scope for Improvement (presentation)

traceRadon: New Results and Open Questions for Research
EURADOS Annual Meeting 2023 Agenda

Radon: An Issue in Radiation Protection and Climate Observation

Radon Metrology for Use in Climate Change Observation and Radiation Protection at The Environmental Level

Radon Metrology for Use in Climate Change Observation and Radiation Protection at The Environmental Level

Radon Measurements in The Arctic: The Challenges, Technology and Research Benefits

CARST 2023
Traceability of Radon Measurements at The Environmental Level

ICRM 2023
Radon Metrology for Use in Climate Change Observation and Radiation Protection at The Environmental Level
Radon Metrology for Use in Climate Change Observation and Radiation Protection at The Environmental Level
Quality Assurance Key Point for Environmental Measurements Using Various Techniques: Intercomparison
Calibration Of Novel Transfer Standards with New 222Rn Emanation Sources

Low-Level Radioactivity Measurement Techniques (LLRMT) 2022 Conference
Presentation 1; Presentation 2

Sixth European IRPA CongressPresentation; Poster

IAEA: Second International Conference on Applications of Radiation Science and Technology (ICARST 2022)Presentation

First results from a new portable two-filter dual-flow-loop radon detectorPoster

CIM Conference 2021Poster; Presentation

EGU Conference 2021Poster

EURADOS 2021Presentation

EURAMET TC-IR 2021Presentation

GARRM 2021Abstrtact

Final Conference LIFE-Respire 2021Presentation

SMSI 2021Presentation, Book of Abstracts

2022 CARST Radon Conference/Congrès Radon ACSTR April 2022, CanadaPresentation

EURAMET TC-IR annual meeting 2022, 27.01.2022Presentation

First schientific workshop: Presentation 1, Presentation 2, Presentation 3, Presentation 4, Presentation 5, Presentation 6, Presentation 7, Presentation 8, Presentation 9, Presentation 10

ICARST – 2022: Video Presentation

Training courses


Training And Knowledge Transfer

1) The Strategy on How to Make Available the Radon Flux Campaign Data, May 2023

2) Data Review of the Field Campaign, January 2023

3) Radon Flux Campaign Equipment: Technical Training, January 2022

Scientific Workshop and Training Courses, March 2023

Highlights and challenges in metrology today
Annette Röttger

Primary standards for measurement of 222Rn activity concentration
Tanita Ballé

Transfer Standards for measurement of 222Rn activity concentration
Marta Fuente

Metrology chain for continuous radon flux observations: Strategy and Challenges
Claudia Grossi and Arturo Vargas

Development of radon flux maps for Europe: approaches, uncertainties and validation
Ute Karstens, Ingeborg Levin, Arturo Vargas, Claudia Grossi, Susana Barbosa, Dafina Kikaj, Giorgia Cellini, Camille Yver Kwok and all WP3 partners and collaborators

Use of outdoor radon activity concentration and radon flux data for radiation protection applications (WP4)
Cinelli G., Gruber V., Baumann S., Celikovic I., Zivanovic M., Pantelic G., Vukanac I., Krneta J., Grossi C., Vargas A., Hernandez Ceballos M.A., Bossew P.

traceRadon: An experience report
Annette Röttger

Calibration sources
Tanita Ballé and Marta Fuente

Comparison of calibration sources part 2
Tanita Ballé

Introduction to the new calibration sources and their performance
Petr Otahal and Eliska Fialova

ARMON (Atmospheric Radon MONitor)
Roger Curcoll, Claudia Grossi and Arturo Vargas

New transfer standards: comparison campaigns
Marta Fuente

Calibration of a reference instrument an example
Stefan and Annette Röttger

Example of using outdoor radon and radon flux maps for the estimation of radon priority areas
Baumann S., Gruber V., Cinelli G.

Autofluxsystem: characterization and applications
Claudia Grossi and Arturo Vargas

The Radon Tracer Method – How to use it (presentation)
Marta Fuente on behalf of Camille Yver Kwok

The Radon Tracer Method – How to use it (report)
Camille Yver Kwok

WMO-BIPM Workshop on Measurement Challenges for Global Observation Systems for Climate Change Monitoring 2022: Traceability, Stability and Uncertainty
Poster – From greenhouse gas fluxes to early warning networks: the importance of radioactive tracers

ERA webinar 2021 – European Atlas of Natural Radiation

ERA workshop 2021 – Results and Developments in 2021

DKE, Standardisation Committee 2021 – Neue Entwicklungen in de Radonmetrologie: 19ENV01 traceRadon

Workshop on New Procedures for Radon Monitoring 12th October 2020 – Introduction to the traceRadon-project


ANSTO, PTB – EGU General Assembly 2021 – Field testing a portable two-filter dual-flow-loop 222Rn detector

PTB – EGU General Assembly 2021 – Radon metrology for use in climate change observation and radiation protection at the environmental level

Florian Mertes – SMSI 2021 – Approximate Sequential Bayesian Filtering to Estimate Rn-222 Emanation from Ra-226 Sources from SpectraVideo

PTB – CIM 2021 – New metrology at the environmental levelVideo

Published results


May 2023: traceRadon Newsletter #4

September 2022: traceRadon Newsletter #3

November 2021: traceRadon Newsletter #2

February 2021: traceRadon Newsletter #1

Good Practice Guides

work in progress