Tomislav Bituh

Radiation Protection Unit

PhD / Research Associate

Place and date of birth

Zagreb, 1979

Education

  • Faculty of Food Technology and Biotechnology, University of Zagreb (1998-2004)
  • Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb (2004-2012)

Work Experience

  • Croatian Academy of Engineering (2005-2006)
  • Institute for Medical Research and Occupational Health (2006-today)

Fields of interest

Radiation protection; Radioecology, Radiochemistry; Accreditation

Additional training

  • IAEA
    Training Course on Radioecology and Radiation Protection of the Environment
    Training Course on Rapid Assessment Methods for Environmental Radioactivity
  • USDOE/NNSA
    Physical protection and safety assurance for radioactive sources
  • HMD
    The use of Standard HRN EN ISO/IEC 17025
  • CROLAB
    Interlaboratory comparisons
    Personnel competence
    How to obtain accreditation of sampling
    CROLAB and EU funds

Awards

  • Young scientist Award for the best scientific/professional article in the field of radiation protection sciences awarded by Croatian Radiation Protection Association (2013)
  • Annual award for scientific article published in the best ranged scientific journal according to JCR, WoS; awarded by IMROH (2013)
  • Annual award for scientific article published in the best ranged scientific journal according to JCR, WoS; awarded by IMROH (2009)

Select Publications

  1. Bituh T, Vučić Z, Marović G, Prlić I. (2013) A new approach to determine the phosphogypsum spread from the deposition site into the environment. Journal of Hazardous Materials 261, 584-592.
  2. Bituh T, Marović G, Franić Z, Senčar J, Bronzović M. (2009) Radioactive Contamination in Croatia by Phosphate Fertilizer Production. Journal of Hazardous Materials 162, 1199-1203.
  3. Bituh T, Marović G, Petrinec B, Senčar J, Franulović I. (2009) Natural Radioactivity of 226Ra and 228Ra in Thermal and Mineral Waters in Croatia. Radiation Protection Dosimetry 133, 119-123.
  4. Bituh T, Petrinec B, Skoko B, Vučić Z, Marović G. (2015) Measuring and modelling the radiological impact of a phosphogypsum deposition site on the surrounding environment. Arhiv za higijenu rada i toksikologiju. 66, 31-40.

Memberships

Croatian Radiation Protection Association

List of publications