Dr. rer. nat. PETER BRENNECKE
Bundesamt für Strahlenschutz
Mr. Brennecke studied from 1967 to 1974 at the Technical University of Braunschweig physics and received his PhD from the Institute of Technical Physics in 1978 in the field of electrochemistry.
From 1980 until his retirement in the spring of 2011, Mr. Brennecke has worked at the Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt and the Federal Office for Radiation Protection (BfS) in the field of radioactive waste disposal. In particular, this included the implementation of planning work on the disposal of all types of radioactive waste, the participation in nuclear plan-approval procedure for the repositories Konrad, Gorleben and Morsleben as well as the participation during disposal operation in Morsleben 1994-1998. His main areas of activity were fundamental issues concerning disposal, safety criteria/requirements, waste-related topics, waste acceptance requirements, product control and water right related issues.
Mr. Brennecke was a member of numerous national and international working groups and committees. Since 1985, Mr. Brennecke is an expert of the Commission on Technical and Physical Research of the Academy of Sciences and Literature in Mainz and since 2008 lecturer at the Technical University of Clausthal.
Since his retirement in 2011 he works as a consultant and expert, inter alia as a member of the Committee ESK-AZ and for the IAEA.