APSORC 21 (Koriyama/Fukushima)

The seventh international symposium in the series of Asia-Pacific Symposium on Radiochemistry (APSORC 21) will be held from 19 to 24 September 2021 at Koriyama, Japan.

The first symposium was held in Kumamoto, Japan (1997), and subsequently in Fukuoka, Japan (2001), Beijing, China (2005), Napa Valley, USA (2009), Kanazawa, Japan (2013) and Jeju, Korea (2017).

The proceedings will be published in the Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry.

The opening and deadline of the proceedings submission will be announced shortly on this web site.

  • The scientific topics to be covered at the symposium include:

  • - 10 years from Fukushima NPP accident
    - Nihonium (Nh) and trans-U elements

    - Nuclear chemistry
    - Actinide chemistry
    - Nuclear probe in chemistry
    - Activation analysis
    - Nuclear forensics
    - Radiopharmaceutical chemistry - Environmental radiochemistry



    Visit to Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant site


Key Dates

First circular
September 2019


Second circular, Call for abstracts
September 2020


Deadline for abstract submission
31st April 2021


Notification of speakers
30th June 2021


Final program
31th July 2021


19-24 September 2021 (tentative)