Gerard Bruno has been working in the field of radioactive waste for more than 20 years. After his PhD in Geology/Geochemistry he joined in 1996 the French Institute for Radiological Protection and Nuclear Safety, IRSN, in technical safety organization supporting the French Safety Authority, where he mainly worked, on the safety of management of radioactive waste.
In 2006 he was seconded as National expert in radioactive waste management in the European Commission.
In 2009 Gerard Bruno joined the IAEA as Head of Radioactive Waste and Spent Fuel Management Unit in the Department of Nuclear Safety and Security. The main activities of the unit are the development of safety standards on predisposal of radioactive waste as well as their application to assist Member States.
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