The Third International Symposium on Fukushima, Chernobyl and Three-Mile-Island

Place Higashi Nippon International University, Iwaki City, Fukushima, Japan
Date August, 1 ~ 3, 2018
Organizer Yasuo Onishi, Director of Fukushima Reconstruction Creation Laboratory, Higashi Nippon International University
Participation Free
Contact: Kyohei Morimoto, Associate professor of Fukushima Reconstruction Creation Laboratory, Higashi Nippon International University
(+81) 246-85-0232; (+81) 80-3233-7942
Fukushima, Chernobyl and Three-Mile-Island Symposium
All three nuclear accidents and their recovery will be discussed together
What have we learned? Where do we go from here?
Historical Importance!!
  • Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant:
    Environmental Remediation, Local community recovery, Decommissioning, Economy reconstruction, Radiation health and Mental health
  • Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant:
    Environmental remediation and Decommissioning
  • Three-Mile-Island Nuclear Power Plant:
    Decommissioning, Interactions with the government and local community
  • Paper Presentations
    August 1, 2018: Fukushima
    August 2, 2018: Chernobyl and Three-Mile-Island
  • Panel Discussion on Fukushima, Chernobyl and Three-Mile-Island
    August 2, 2018
  • Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear plant Site Visit
    August 3, 2018
Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant
  • Environmental assessment, remediation, and waste storage
    Overland (forest, farm land), rivers, irrigation ponds, coastal water
    Environmental remediation and its effectiveness
    Waste temporal and interim storage
    Returning evacuated Fukushima people
  • Fukushima Recovery
  • Radiation health and mental health
  • Decommissioning Fukushima plant Nuclear debris characterization
    Plant decommissioning, including removal of nuclear debris
    Overall decommissioning plan
Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant
  • Environmental and risk assessments
    Chernobyl Accident
    Overland, surface water, and groundwater
    Food web to man
  • New Safe Confinement and Shelter Object decommissioning
    NSC construction, its purpose and benefits
    Shelter Object dismantling
    Removal of melted nuclear fuel and waste management
    Worker safety within NSC during Shelter Object dismantling and decommissioning
    Overall decommissioning plan
Three-Mile Island Nuclear Power Plant
  • Tritium Liquid Waste Disposal
  • Interactions with U.S. regulatory body
  • Interactions with local community
  • Plant Decommissioning
    Removal of melted fuels and waste management
  • 東日本国際大学
  • いわき短期大学
  • 東日本国際大学付属昌平中学校 東日本国際大学付属昌高等学校
  • 東日本国際大学付属昌高等学 通信制課程
  • いわき短期大学付属幼稚園