International Registry of Radiation Safety Officers


1998 Gunderson Award


On Jan 7, 1999, Bill Baird was presented the second annual Gunderson Award for 1998 by the members of the International Registry of Radiation Safety Officers (IRRSO) at a luncheon. The Gunderson Award is given annually for outstanding achievements in Radiation Safety and Radiation Technology.  This Gunderson Award was named in honor of the first recipient, Darrell Gunderson. Darrell recieved the first annual Gunderson Award in 1997.

Bill is a leading expert in Electron Beam Technology.  He is one of the founding fathers of this technology.  He was instrumental in the development of the worlds leading Radiation Safety Program of the Cryovac Division of W.R. Grace & Co.

We salute Bill Baird, the 1998 Gunderson Award recepient.