Christophe Mourlon is a research engineer in the environmental modeling laboratory within the French IRSN, Institut de Radioprotection et de Sûreté Nucléaire. He has 14 years of experience in operational dynamic modeling of the fate of radioactive substances in the environment, and the related radiological risk assessment.
He carries out complementary activities in this field, including: conceptual, spatial and mathematical modeling, data gathering and processing, and performance of impact studies in the context of accidental or routine releases from nuclear facilities. To endow the laboratory with adequate tools, he has worked at the conception of simulation software and databases, and at the management of the associated projects.
He teaches in the radioecology course of the French National Institute for Nuclear Science and Technology and has taught in the European Radiation Protection Course. He holds an engineering master’s degree from the Ecole Centrale Lyon.