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Cores - Finnish Consortium for Radiation Safety Research

Cores-osioetusivun ingressi

Cores is a consortium established by Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority (STUK) and nine Finnish universities or research institutes. The purpose of Cores is to coordinate and strenghten the radiation safety research in Finland.

​​​​​​​At present Cores has 16 members. The new members since autumn 2021 are the five University Hospital Districts of Finland: Pirkanmaa Hospital District, Hospital District of Southwest Finland, Hospital District of Northern Savo, Northern Ostrobothnia Hospital District and Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa.

A short introduction to Cores (pptx-slides), Oct 6, 2021

Osion etusivun tekstinosto Cores Aims

Aims of Cores

Cores, Finnish Consortium for Radiation Safety Research, is strengthening the cooperation between research institutions and universities.

Osion etusivun tekstinosto Cores European collaboration

European collaboration

European research platforms are indispensable to the scientific basis of the radiation safety and research funding.

Osion etusivun tekstinosto Cores Members

Members of Cores

The members of Cores are: Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd, Aalto University, Lappeenranta University of Technology, University of Eastern Finland, University of Helsinki, University of Jyväskylä, University of Oulu, University of Tampere, University of Turku and Åbo Akademi University. The new members since autumn 2021 are the five University Hospital Districts of Finland: Pirkanmaa Hospital District, Hospital District of Southwest Finland, Hospital District of Northern Savo, Northern Ostrobothnia Hospital District and Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa.

Osion etusivun tekstinosto Cores Executive Board

Cores Executive Board

Cores is administered by Executive Board, where all Cores member organisations are represented.

Osion etusivun tekstinosto Cores More information

More information

The Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority is responsible for the general coordination of the Cores consortium.