We suggest that course participants become familiar with the following documents prior to the course:
D-ERICA: An INTEGRATED APPROACH to the assessment and management of environmental risks from ionising radiation. Description of purpose, methodology and application. Full text
The ERICA Tool help file Full text
PROTECT executive summary
ICRP RAP report
US DoE (2002)
Further suggested reading:
ERICA paper 1
ERICA paper 2Beresford, N.A., Barnett, C.L., Howard, B.J., Scott, W.A., Brown, J.E., Copplestone D. 2008.
Derivation of transfer parameters for use within the ERICA Tool and the default concentration ratios for terrestrial biota.
J. Environ. Radioact., 99, 1393-1407.
Contact Nick Beresford for a copy if required
Hosseni et. al. ERICA Aquatic
EMRAS paper exercise 2