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Document ID (ISN)19879
CIS number 72-2430
Year 1972
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Oberhofer M.
Title Radiation protection - Radiation measurement
Original title Strahlenschutzpraxis - Messtechnik [in German]
Bibliographic information Verlag Karl Thiemig, Pilgersheimer Strasse 38, 8 München 90, Federal Republic of Germany, 2nd ed., 1972. 283p. Illus. 113 ref. Price: DM.26.00.
Abstract This new, revised and expanded edition contains an introduction on radiation measurement, a review of the main detectors, dosimeters and the main measurement methods used in radiation protection. In addition, a number of chapters are devoted to the measurement of neutron emissions and to measurement techniques based on solid physics. Certain chapters, such as those on the verification of sealed radioactive source leaktightness, have been expanded.
Descriptors (primary) ionizing radiation; radiation monitoring; radiation protection
Descriptors (secondary) Germany (Federal Republic of); tritium; radon; plutonium; neutrons; argon; location of dosimeter; orientation of dosimeter; absorbed dose; permissible radiation doses; dose equivalent; manuals
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Radiation
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Ionizing radiation