Dr A. Rahman is a Nuclear Safety Specialist with over 32 years of experience in the British civil and military nuclear establishments. He is a Fellow of the British Nuclear Institute (FNucI) and a Chartered Radiation Protection Professional (CRadP). He is the author of a book called ‘Decommissioning and Radioactive Waste Management’, which is one of the text books in graduate and postgraduate courses in British Universities. This book has been translated into Chinese by the Chinese Atomic Energy Commission. He was the Editor-in-Chief in the EU project on the ‘Harmonisation of Nuclear Regulations within the EU Member States’ under the 5th and 6th Framework programmes. He is now retired from full time work but contributes articles to various newspapers and magazines. He is the Contributing Editor to a Bangladeshi Journal called ‘Energy and Power’.