Welcome to the Irish Radiation Research Society

The Irish Radiation Research Society (IRRS) is an all Ireland nonprofit organisation for researchers in the field of ionising and non ionising radiation. The IRRS aims to promote and advance learning and education in the field of radiation protection and radiation research throughout the island of Ireland.

The socety is affliated to both the International Association for Radiation Research (IARR) and to the International Radiation Protection Association (IRPA). The membership of IRRS is drawn from accademic institutions, health research groups and statutory agencies from throughout Ireland.


Affiliated Societies

The IRRS is an associated society of the International Radiation Protection Association. Members of the IRRS represent Ireland through the IRPA for the advancement of radiation protection.
The IRRS is also affiliated to the International Association for Radiation Research, an independent organization of international societies for radiation research, which organizes the International Congress for Radiation Research.

IRRS Annual Meeting

We are pleased to announce that we will be joining with the Association for Radiation Research for our annual meeting in 2018. The joint meeting will be held on the 25th-27th June 2018, in Riddel Hall, Queen’s University Belfast. Full details of the meeting, abstract submission and registration process can be found here . We hope you agree that the diverse programme will provide areas of interest to all involved in radiation research.


Photographs from the 2017 annual meeting hosted by the Environmental Protection Agency are available from the following link.