Selected Publications

Daschil, F. and Steinhäusler, F.: Chernobyl accident dose reduction model, Proc. of the 4th European Congress, 13th Reg. Congr. of IRPA, Salzburg, Austria, Sept. 15-19, 1986.

Steinhäusler, F.: Hot particles in the Chernobyl fallout. Proc. Internat. Workshop on "Hot Particles in the Chernobyl Fallout", (Eds.: H. v. Philipsborn and F. Steinhäusler), Oct. 28-29, 1987, Theuern, FRG, Bergbau- und Industrie Museum, Ostbayern, Bd.16 (1988): 15-21.

Steinhäusler, F. and Rockwood, L.: Implications from the Chernobyl-accident for off-site response to transboundary fallout contamination. Proc. 7th Congr. IRPA, Sydney, Australia, Radiation Protection Practice, Vol.II (1988): 1071- 1078.

Steinhäusler, F., Hofmann, W., Daschil, F. and Reubel, B.: Chernobyl and its radio­logical consequences for the Province of Salzburg, Austria. Environment Inter­national - The Special Issue - Chernobyl Accident: Regional and Global Impact, 14/2 (1988).

Steinhäusler, F.: Summary of the present understanding of the significance of hot particles from the Chernobyl fallout. Proc. Int. Workshop on "Hot Particles in the Chernobyl Fallout", (Eds.: H. v. Philipsborn and F. Steinhäusler) Oct. 28-29, 1987, Theuern, FRG (1988): 143-144.

Steinhäusler, F.: Natürliche Strahlenbelastung des Menschen, Proc.Symp. "Radio­aktivität und Trinkwasser", Salzburg, Österr. und Deutscher Verein des Gas- und Wasserfaches, (Eds.: H. Frischherz und K. Haberer), ÖVGW Bericht SW2 (1988): 43-52.

Reubel,B., Daschil,F. and Lettner,H.: Distribution of Cs 137 in human organs. (ed.: E.P. Goldfinch), Pergamon Press, Radiat.Prot.Dosim. 27/3 (1989): 179-183.

Pohl-Rüling,J., Brogger,A., Haas,O.A., Obe, G., Lettner, H., Daschil,F. and Atzmüller,C.: Chromosome damage in humans after low-dose exposure to fallout from the Chernobyl accident. Pharmacol. Toxicol. (CPH), Vol. 66 (Supp. 5) (1990): 15.

Lettner, H.: Post-Chernobyl distribution of the 137Cs concentration in soil and environmental samples in mountainous and plain areas of the Province of Salzburg, Austria. Proc. of the Int. Symp. on Environmental Contamination Following a Major Nuclear Accident, Rep.No. IAEA-SM-306/60, Vienna (1990): 193- 203.

Pohl-Rüling,J., Haas,O., Brogger,A., Obe,G., Lettner,H., Daschil,F., Atzmüller, C., Lloyd,Dr., Kubiak,R. and Natarajan,A.T.: The effect of lymphocyte chromosomes of additional radiation burden due to fallout in Salzburg/Austria from the Chernobyl accident. Mut Res. 262 (1991): 209-217.

Steinhäusler,F.: Uncertainties associated with the corraboration of official USSR environmental data in areas contaminated by Chernobyl fallout, J. Environ. Radioactivity 17 (Special Issue), Nos. 2-3 (1992): 211-222.

Steinhäusler,F.: Environmental contamination. The International Chernobyl Project: Assessment of radiological consequences and evaluation of protective measures. Technical Report, IAEA, Vienna, ISBN 92-0-129191-4 (1991): 107-200.

Steinhäusler, F.: Environmental contamination. The International Chernobyl Pro­ject: An overview. IAEA, Vienna, ISBN 92-0-129091-8 (1991): 10-18.

Steinhäusler, F.: Das internationale Tschernobyl-Projekt, eine Studie der IAEA 1991. 9. Deutsch./Österr. Strahlenschutztagung, Wien, Juni 1992. In: Strahlen­schutz in Forschung und Praxis, Bd. 34, Fischer Verlag (1992): 155-161.

Lettner,H., Zombori,P., Ghods,A., Girzikowsky,R., La Rosa,G., Sitter,H., Schweiger,M., and Winkelmann,I.: Radiometric measurements in selected settlements in Byelorussia and the Ukraine. J. Environ. Radioactivity 17 (1992): 107-113.

Henrich, E. and Steinhäusler, F.: Dose assessment for recent inhabitants living adjacent to zones heavily contaminated from the Chernobyl fallout. Health Phys. 64/5 (1993): 473-478. H

ofmann,W., Attarpour,N., Lettner,H. and Türk,R.: Cesium 137 concentrations in lichens before and after the Chernobyl accident. Health Physics 64 (1993):70-73.

Kirchner, E., Kurtz, P., Neumayr, E., Peer, T., Pintaric, M. und Lettner, H.: Langzeitverhalten von Radiocäsium in Almböden Salzburgs. Endbericht zum Forschungsauftrag an das BMWF und das Amt der Salzburger Landesregierung. Salzburg, Sept. 1992.

Steinhäusler, F.: Der Mensch im Strahlenumfeld. In: „Strahlenschutz: Physik und Meßtechnik“ (Eds.: W. Koelzer, R. Maushart). Vol. 1, ISBN 3-8249-0212-5 (1994): 1-18.

Lettner, H., Bossew, P., Hubmer, A. and Gastberger, M.: Variability of the depth-profiles of Cs-137 in soils of the Province of Salzburg. Proc. Int. Symp. on Radioecology, April 1996, Vienna (eds.: G. Desmet, B. Howard, G. Heinrich, W. Schimmack and M. Gerzabek), Publ.: Austrian Soil Science Society (1996): 191-198.

Lettner, H., Hofmann, W., Pohl-Rüling, J., Hubmer, A.K., Gastberger, M. und Steinhäusler: Der Tschernobyl-Fallout und seine Auswirkungen in Salzburg. Jahrbuch der Universität Salzburg 1993-1995, Roman Kovar Verlag, München-Eichenau (1996): 313-324.

Steinhäusler F.: Radiation Protection and Radiological/Nuclear Emergencies, IAEA-Public Information Seminar, ISSN 0352-3675, Rad. Sigur., 1/3 (1997): 219-235.

Steinhäusler, F. and Wieland, P.: Radiological emergencies due to unaccounted sources or failures of the control system in developing countries. Proc. Int. Conf. „Goiania - 10 Years Later“, Goiania, Brazil (1997): 273-278.

Wieland, P., Steinhäusler, F. Xavier, A.M., and Unterbrunner, U.: Public perception of radiation safetety - a case study in Brazil. Proc. Int. Conf. „Goiania - Ten Years Later“, Goiania, Brazil (1997): 262-269.

Gastberger, M., Lettner, H., Hofmann, W., Pohl-Rüling, J., Steinhäusler, F. and Hubmer, A.: Impact of the Chernobyl fallout in the alpine environment. “One decade after Chernobyl: Summing up the consequences of the accident”. Poster presentations. IAEA TECDOC-964, Vol. 2 (1997):158-165.

Nadschläger, E., Karg, V., Ditto, M., Ringer, W., Maringer, F.-J., Ramer, A., Gerzabek, M.H., Strebl, F., Lettner, H., Bossew, P., Hubmer, A. und Kienzl, K.: Wechselwirkung zwischen Radiocäsium-Bodenkontamination und Hydrosphäre. Materialienband BE-111, Umweltbundesamt, ISBN: 3-85457-423-1, Wien 1998.

Lettner, H., Bossew, P. and Hubmer, A. K.: Spatial variability of fallout Caesium-137 in Austrian alpine regions. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity 47 (2000) (1999): 71-82.

Kichner, G., Salt, C.A., Lettner, H., Hansen, H.S., & Rekolainen, S. (1998). Integrated long-term management of radioactively contaminated land. International Radiological Post-Emergency Response Conference, Washington, DC, USA Sept. 1998, pp. 118-122. Environmental Protection Agency.

Steinhäusler, W. and Wieland, P.: Risk cognition as a new communication tool for high-tech industries: comparative analysis between nuclear industry and bio­technology. Proc. Int. Conf. IRPA-10, Hiroshima, Japan (2000): P-10-172.

Gastberger, M., Steinhäusler, F., Gerzabek, M. H., Lettner, H. and Hubmer, A.(2000): Soil to plant transfer of fallout caesium and strontium in Austrian lowland and Alpine pastures. J. Environ. Radioactivity, 49(2), 217-233.

Gastberger, M., Steinhäusler, F., Gerzabek, M. H., Lettner, H. and Hubmer, A.(2000): 90Sr and 137Cs in environmental samples from Dolon near the Semipalatinsk Nuclear Test Site. Health Physics. 79(3):257-265, 2000.

Lettner H., Bossew P., Gastberger M. & F. Strebl (2000): RADALP: Höhenabhängigkeit der Mobilität von Cs und Sr in Böden und deren Auswirkungen auf die Landwirtschaft. Forschungsbericht Bundesländer-Kooperationsprojekt. Bundesmin.f.Wiss.und Verkehr, Wien.

Gastberger M., Hubmer A., Steinhäusler F., Lettner H., Spano M., Stronati L and Testa A.(2001): Plutonium in soil from Dolon near the Semipatatinsk Nuclear Test site (2001): Radiochimica acta 2001, Vol 89/6,371-375.

Lettner H., Gastberger M. and A. Hubmer (2002): Long-term dynamics of Cs in dairy products in Austrian Alpine regions. Proc. Int. Conf. Ecorad 2001. Aix-en-Provence, 3-7 Sept. 2001, Radioprotection – Colloques, Vol. 37, C1(2002), pp 433-437.

Strebl, L., Gerzabek, M.H., Kienzl, K., Lettner H. & Bossew, P. (2002). 137Cs interactions between soil contamination and hydrosphere. IAEA TECDOC. 1314, 35-39.

Steinhäusler, F.: What it takes to become a nuclear terrorist. American Behavioral Scientist, 46/6 (2003): 782-795.

Lettner H., Bossew P., Strebl F., Hubmer A.K. (2003): 137Cs und 90Sr Verteilung auf Almen der Salzburger Hohen Tauern und Aktivitätskonzentrationen in Lebensmitteln. Forschungsbericht: BM Ges.und Generationen, Wien. 73pp.

Bossew P., Kagerer S., Klepsch S., Lettner H. (2003): Variabilität des Migrationsverhaltens von 137Cs als Basis für die Modellierung des Transfer in Vegetation und Nahrungsmittel. Forschungsbericht: BM Ges.und Generationen, Wien. 79pp

Radioökologie im Modellgebiet Naßfeld Alm:Wechselwirkungen zwischen Radionuklidmobilität, mikrobieller Biomasse, Hydrosphäre Lettner H., Bossew P., Stemmer M., Wilflinger Th., Hubmer A.K.H. (2004): und schmelzenden Gletschern. Forschungsbericht Umweltbundesamt , Wien 73pp.

Steinhäusler, F.: Radiological impact on man and the environment from the oil- and gas industry: Risk assessment for the critical group. NATO Sciences Series, IV. Earth and Environmental Sciences, Vol. 41, M. Zaidi and I. Mustafaev (Eds.), Kluwer Academic Publishers (2004): 129-134.

Steinhäusler, F.: Internationaler Terrorismus als globales Sicherheitsrisiko. Soziale und kulturelle Herausforderungen des 21. Jahrhunderts. Zeitdiagnosen 6. Karl Acham (Hg.), Passagen Verlag (2004): 121-129.

Steinhäusler, F.: Chernobyl and Goiania lessons for responding to radiological terrorism. Health Physics 89/5 (2005): 566-574.

Wilflinger T., H. Lettner, A.K. Hubmer and W. Hofmann (2005): Radiocaesium in flowing waters of highly contaminated Austrian alpine areas  • Journal of Environmental Radioactivity, Vol. 83/1, 2005, Pages 75-89

Stemmer M., Hromatka A., Lettner H. and Strebl F. (2005): Radiocesium storage in soil microbial biomass of undisturbed alpine meadow soils and its relation to soil-plant transfer. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity, Vol.79/2, pp 107-118.

Lettner H., Griesebner A., Peer Th., Hubmer A.K., Pintaric M.(2006): Altitude dependent 137Cs Concentrations in different plant species in alpine agricultural areas. ,Journal of Environmental radioactivity Vol. 86/1, 2006, Pages 12-30

Bossew P., H. Lettner and A. Hubmer (2006): A note on 207Bi in environmental samples. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity, Vol. 91/3, pp160-166.

Bossew P., Lettner H., Hubmer A., Erlinger C. and Gastberger M. (2007): Activity ratios of 137Cs, 90Sr and 239+240Pu in environmental samples. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity, Vol.97/1, 2007, pp5-19

Peter Bossew, Herbert Lettner, Alexander Hubmer, Stefan Kagerer (2007): „Kontamination von wild wachsenden Pilzen mit 137Cs im Land Salzburg und dem angrenzenden Oberösterreich. Erstellung einer Kontaminationskarte“.  Bericht an das Bundesministerium für Gesundheit  und Frauen, Wien. 74pp.

Lettner H., A. Hubmer, P. Bossew and F. Strebl (2007). 137Cs and 90Sr transfer to milk in Austrian alpine agriculture. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity, Vol. 98/1-2, 2007, pp69-84.

Steinhäusler, F. and Zaitseva, L.: Schmuggel von Nuklearmaterial und Strahlen-quellen: Bedrohung oder Fiktion? ÖMZ 4 (2007): 444-447.

Steinhäusler, F. and Zaitseva, L.: Uranium mining and milling: Material security and risk assessment. Int. J. Nuclear Governance, Economy and Ecology, 1/3 (2007): 286-304.

Steinhäusler, F.: On the need to strengthen nuclear security culture in view of new security risks. NATO Science for Peace and Security Series: E: Human and Societal Dynamics. Nuclear Security Culture: From National Best Practices to International Standards, 28 (2007): 55-62.

Steinhäusler, F.: Managing security risks to the nuclear fuel cycle: Current knowledge and challenges ahead. Atoms for Peace, 1/4 (2007): 275-280.

Steinhäusler, F.: Countering radiological terrorism: Consequences of the radiation exposure incident in Goiania (Brazil). NATO Science for Peace and Security Series: E: Human and Societal Dynamics. Social and Psychological Effects of Radiological Terrorism, 29 (2007): 53-64.

Steinhäusler, F.: Cleanup and site restoration strategy after a radiological terror attack. Prevention, Detection and Response to Nuclear and Radiological Threats (S. Apikyan et al., eds.), Springer Verlag (2008): 259-264.

Lettner, H., Hubmer, A., Bossew, P., Strebl, F. and Steinhäusler, F. (2008): Ecological half-lives of 137Cs in milk in alpine agriculture. Int. Conf. on Radioecology and Environmental Radioactivity, 15 – 20 June, 2008, Bergen, Norway, Proceedings, (2008): 242-243.

Lettner Herbert, Hubmer Alexander, Bossew Peter, Strebl Friederike, Friedrich Steinhäusler (2009). Effective and ecological half-lives of 137Cs in milk in alpine agriculture. Radiat Environ Biophys (2009) 48:47–56

Erlinger Christian, H. Lettner, A. Hubmer, W. Hofmann, F. Steinhäusler (2008). Determining the Chernobyl impact on sediments of a pre-Alpine lake with a very comprehensive set of data. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity, Vol. 99, 2008, 1294-1301.

Strebl F., Lettner H., Hubmer A.K., Bossew P. (2009). Radionuclide transfer in alpine ecosystems,  IAEA-TECDOC-1616, Quantification of Radionuclide Transfer in Terrestrial and Freshwater Environments for Radiological Assessments, pp 397 – 401.

Tieber A., Lettner H., Hubmer A., Bossew P., Sattler B., Hofmann W (2009): Accumulation of anthropogenic radionuclides in cryoconites on Alpine glaciers. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity, Vol 100/7, pp 590-598.

Erlinger Ch.,Lettner H., Hubmer A., Hofmann W., Steinhäusler F., (2009) Determination of 137Cs in the watersystem of a pre-Alpine lake. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity, Journal of Environmental Radioactivity, Volume 100/4, pp354-360

Steinhäusler, F.: Countering security risks to nuclear power plants. Int. J. Nuclear Governance, Economy and Ecology, Vol. 2 /4 (2009): 375-386.

Steinhäusler, F.: The effective countering of terrorism: Logistical and operational countermeasures. In: Effectively Countering Terrorism. The challenges of prevention, preparedness and response (C. Beyer and M. Bauer, Eds.), Sussex Academic Press, 100/4 (2009): 177-207.

Steinhäusler, F.: Geohazards due to technologically enhanced natural radioactive wastes, Acta Geophysica 58/5 (2010): 922-938.

Birgit Sattler, Barbara Post, Daniel Remias, Cornelius Lütz, Herbert Lettner and Roland Psenner (2011). Cold Alpine Regions. Beitrag zu: Life at Extremes: Environments, Organisms and Strategies for Survival, pp138-154.

Steinhäusler, F.: Terrorism threats due to weapons of mass disturbance. The Science and Culture Series, Nuclear Strategy and Peace Technology, Int. Seminar on Nuclear War and Planetary Emergencies, 43rd Session. (Eds.: A. Zichichi and R. Ragaini), World Scientific Publ. Ltd, London(2011): 485-491.

Iurian A.R., W. Hofmann, H. Lettner, R. Türk, C. Cosma (2011). Long Term Study of Cs-137 Concentrations in Lichens and Mosses. Romanian Journal of Physics, 7-8, Vol 56, (2011), pp 983-992.

Lettner H., A. Hubmer, T. Wilflinger (2012): Erhebung der 137Cs – Belastung von Österreichischen Waldpilzen 2012. Forschungsbericht an das BM f. Ges. Wien. 33pp.

Steinhäusler, F., Wilflinger, T and Heidegger, W.: Computer simulation assisting crisis management after a radiological terror attack. WiN Global Quarterly Magazine, Issue 35 (2013): 11-17.

Steinhäusler F., A.K. Hubmer, H. Lettner, P. Schönleitner, G. Oberfeld, H. Neumann (2013). Das radiologische Meßlabor des Landes Salzburg.. Strahlenschutz aktuell 47(1)2013, pp 16-24.

Lettner H., A. Hubmer, T. Wilflinger (2014): Erhebung der 137Cs – Belastung von Österreichischen Waldpilzen 2014. Forschungsbericht an das BM f. Ges. Wien. 32pp.

Steinhäusler Friedrich, Herbert Lettner und Alexander Hubmer (2016). Auswirkung erhöhter Tschernobyl Fallout-Deposition in den Zentralalpen. In „Nukleare Katastrophen und ihre Folgen“. Ed. Liebert, Gepp, Reinberger. Berliner Wissenschaftsverlag, 2016. pp 167-184

Lettner H., A. Hubmer, T. Wilflinger (2016): Erhebung der 137Cs – Belastung von Österreichischen Waldpilzen (Pilzsaison 2016). Forschungsbericht an das BM f. Ges. Wien. 24pp.

Lettner H., A. Hubmer, W. Hofmann, J. Landrichinger, M. Gaisberger, R. Winkler-Heil (2017): Radon in the Exhaled Air of Patients in Radon Therapy. Radiation Protection Dosimetry, Volume 177, Vol. 1-2, 2017, pp 78–82.

Wilflinger T., H. Lettner, A. Hubmer, A.Tieber, P. Bossew, B. Sattler, H. Slupetzky (2017). Cryoconites from Alpine glaciers: Radionuclide accumulation and age estimation with Pu and Cs isotopes  and 210Pb. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity. Vol. 186, 2018, Pages 90-100

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