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Citizens for Nuclear Technology Awareness Presents:
Dr. Ward Whicker,
Colorado State University
Wednesday, July 28, 2010
117 Newberry St SW, Aiken SC
Dr. Ward Whicker, a native of Utah, received a B.S. degree in Chemistry and a Ph.D. degree in Radiation Biology from Colorado State University. He performed his post-doctoral research at the University of Hannover, Germany, on the use of radioisotopes and radiation in forestry. Currently Ward is a Professor Emeritus in the Department of Environmental & Radiological Health Sciences at Colorado State, where he has been a member of the faculty since 1965.
Ward has made tremendous contributions to the field of radioecology, both in the United States and internationally, through his research and teaching of graduate-level courses in the areas of radioecology and environmental contaminant modeling. He is no strange to the CSRA - He served as a Senior Research Ecologist with the Savannah River Ecology Laboratory, and made extensive contributions to the research conducted at Par Pond and the Savannah River Site.