BRIEF HISTORY OF RADECS


1987 : Strong European attendance at IEEE Nuclear & Space Radiation Effects Conference, Snowmass, Colorado - USA.  A group, leaded by Professor Jean GASIOT, decided to create a European Conference : RADECS

1989 : January, first meeting at University of Montpellier. Core team : University of Montpellier, CEA DAM, CEA CESTA, CNES, ALCATEL, MATRA, THOMSON, NUCLETUDES, DASSAULT & DGA CEG.

1989 : September, 1st RADECS Conference (5 days) organized in La Grand-Motte, in French language only. Three invited speakers : Lean ADAMS (ESA), E.G. STASSINOPOULOS (NASA GSFC) & Kenneth F. GALLOWAY (University of Arizona)

1991 : September, 1st RADECS Conference (5 days) organized in La Grand-Motte, in English Language, every two  years

1992 : Creation of  "ASSOCIATION RADECS" in the frame of "loi de 1901" French law.

1992 : Election of the RADECS Steering Committee 1992-1997

President : Jean GASIOT                UNIVERSITY MONTPELLIER
Vice-President : Francis LINDER CNES
Vice-President : Alain JOHAN DGA CENTRE ETUDES GRAMAT
Treasurer : Joseph PINEL THOMSON
Public Relations :       Philippe CALVEL       ALCATEL
Secretary : Claude PHILIS CEA DAM

1995 : Creation of a "RADECS Liaison" position at IEEE Radiation Effects Steering Group (RESG).  Philippe CALVEL "RADECS Liaison" at IEEE RESG

1996 : September, 1st RADECS Workshop (2 days) organized in Nimes

1997 : Election of the RADECS Steering Committee 1997 - 2002

President : Jean GASIOT                UNIVERSITY MONTPELLIER
Vice-President : José UZUREAU CEA DAM
Treasurer : Francis LINDER CNES
Public Relations :       Philippe CALVEL       ALCATEL
Secretary : Claude PHILIS CEA DAM
Editions : Richard SHARP EBIS
Editions : Jean-Luc AUTRAN INSA
IEEE NPSS : Harolf FLESCHER RAYTHEON
IEEE RESG : Peter WINOKUR SANDIA

 2002 : Election of the RADECS Steering Committee 2002 - 2007

President : Philippe CALVEL              ALCATEL
Vice-President : Michel LABRUNEE CNES
Vice-President :  Thierry GARIE CEA DAM
Treasurer     Renaud MANGERET     ASTRIUM
Public Relations : Jean-Claude BOUDENOT  THOMSON
Secretary :  Frederic SAIGNE UNIVERSITY MONTPELLIER
Editions : Richard SHARP EBIS
Jean-Luc AUTRAN INSA
Ralf DEMARINO ESA ESTEC
Universities Liaison : Laurent DUSSEAU UNIVERSITY MONTPELLIER

RADECS 2000        Michel MELOTTE ETCA
RADECS 2001 Raoul VELAZCO TIMA CNRS
RADECS 2002 Alessandro PACCAGNELLA UINVERSITY PADOVA
RADECS Liaison Robert ECOFFET CNES
IEEE RESG Liaison  Peter WINOKUR SANDIA
IEEE Liaison Harold FLESCHER RAYTHEON

2007 : Election of the RADECS Steering Committee 2007 - 2012 (see Home page)

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