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JRC Serving policy & science at the HADES underground research facility - a casebook


JRC has developed and performed ultra low background measurements of radioactivity in undeground laboratories since 1992. What started as an exploratory research projects has grown into a successful infrastructure supporting uncountable JRC projects and external stakeholders. This report seek to give a brief overview and understanding for the many interdisciplinary nuclear science applications that have benefited from JRC's measurements of radioactivity in the underground research facility HADES over the past 20 years.