Modern2020 - Development and Demonstration of monitoring strategies and technologies for geological disposal

Research project
Inactive research
Project size
2 687 825
Project period
2015 - 2019
Project owner
Department of Sociology and Work Science

Short description

The Modern2020 project aims at providing the means for developing and implementing an effective and efficient repository operational monitoring programme, taking into account the requirements of specific national programmes. The work allows advanced national radioactive waste disposal programmes to design monitoring systems suitable for deployment when repositories start operating in the next decade and supports less developed programmes and other stakeholders by illustrating how the national context can be taken into account in designing dedicated monitoring programmes tailored to their national needs. The work is established to understand what should be monitored within the frame of the wider safety cases and to provide methodology on how monitoring information can be used to support decision making ...

Projekt members

Göran Sundqvist, project leader

Hannes Lagerlöf, PhD-student