Nuclear Olympiad 2019

Read the complete report on the WNU Nuclear Olympiad 2019 here.

The WNU Nuclear Olympiad 2019 consists of three stages and a final. Stage 1 challenged entrants to submit a video about any aspect of radiation technologies. In total, we received 21 videos, which can be seen below. Stage 2 was an oral interview to test knowledge of radiation technologies, commuication skills, and motivation. Stage 3 consisted of a report on the results of a public survey, conducted by the entrants. 

Read the WNU Nuclear Olympiad 2019 Terms and Conditions.

Access the biographies of the international expert judges for Stage 1 and Stage 3 here.

WNU Nuclear Olympiad 2019 Final

The WNU Nuclear Olympiad 2019 Final was held at at the IAEA Headquarters during the International Symposium on Trends in Radiopharmaceuticals (ISTR-2019). The four finalists traveled to Vienna, Austria, with their professors to network and make an oral presentation at ISTR-2019 on 1 November 2019. Read our presentation guidelines here. The Winner of the WNU Nuclear Olympiad 2019 was granted the travel, accommodation, and free participation in the WNU Short Course: "The World Nuclear Industry Today"Read the biographies of the panel of expert judges.

Vitor's winning presentation

The winning team was that of Vitor Fernandes de Almeida, and his team-mates Anna Flavia de Freitas Valiante Peluso, Edilaine Ferreira da Silva, Luciana Sampaio Ribeiro, Nathalia Silva de Medeiros. Read their report on public opinion of nuclear technologies in Brazil. Check out his winning presentation by clicking the image to the right.

Read interviews with the finalists here, and see their stage 3 reports:
Interview with Thiago Almeida, and report on public opinion of nuclear technologies in Brazil.
Interview with Zachary Deziel, and report on public opinion of nuclear technologies in USA.
Interview with Shang Tian, and report on public opinion of nuclear technologies in China.

Watch the whole WNU Nuclear Olympiad 2019 Final at this link from 2:17:45.

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WNU Nuclear Olympiad 2019 Stage 1 Videos 

Have a look at the WNU Nuclear Olympiad 2019 playlist.

A - Nuclear technology for state of the art medicine
B - Food for all using gamma irradiation
C - Applications of radio isotopes in medical diagnosis
D - The nuclear applications in Indonesia's agriculture
E - A cosmic view on radiation
F - Reaching a bright future
G - Gamma irradiation and its applications
H - Application of nuclear science and technology in medical field
I - Go green with nuclear
J - Uses of radiation in our lives! 
K - Radiation for better life
L - Radiation for food security
M - Nuclear technology applied in seawater desalination
N - PET-CT scan
O - The era of space reactors is coming 
P - Powerful power source for deep space exploration: RTG 
Q - Dividing atoms and opinions 
R - The power of radiation
S - Food irradiation and radiation in healthcare impacting human lives
T - Application of neutron activation analysis in the assessment of atmospheric pollution