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Standing Committees


Radiation and Laser Safety Committee

The charge to the Committee is to formulate policies and procedures and to provide the oversight necessary to assure the University's compliance with federal and state regulations for the license, purchase, shipment, storage, use, transportation, and disposal of radioactive materials, radiation-producing machines, lasers and other forms of ionizing and non-ionizing radiation.  The Committee shall monitor use of radioactive materials and other forms of ionizing and non-ionizing radiation by sub-licensees (if any); review and exercise approval authority of all proposals for the use of, or grants and contracts that involve radioactive materials and sources of ionizing and non-ionizing radiation at UTSA; and assure compliance with all requirements for maintenance of records for the review, approval and monitoring of the licensing, purchase, shipment, storage, use and disposal of radioactive materials and sources of ionizing and non-ionizing radiation.

Members:

Ruyan Guo, Chair Electrical Engineering
JingYong Ye Biomedical Engineering
Kelly Nash Physics and Astronomy
Alexis Godet Geological Sciences
Hans Heidner Biology
Dianna Olukotun (RSO) Radiation Safety Officer, ORI, Ex Officio
Amanda Haley ORI, Ex Officio
Yolanda Acosta ORI, Ex Officio

Last updated 9/20/2018