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Document ID (ISN)21608
CIS number 74-1610
ISSN - Serial title 0017-9078 - Health Physics
Year 1974
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Raghavayya M., Jones J.H.
Title A wire screen-filter paper combination for the measurement of fractions of unattached radon daughters in uranium mines.
Bibliographic information May 1974, Vol.26, No.5, p.417-429. Illus. 22 ref.
Abstract Description of a technique for measuring equilibrium ratios and fractions of unattached radon daughter atoms in air. Values obtained by this method in several U.S. uranium mines are presented.
Descriptors (primary) ionizing radiation; radon daughters; determination in air; uranium mining; exposure evaluation
Descriptors (secondary) calibration; description of technique; filtration sampling; mathematical analysis
Document type -
Subject(s) Radiation
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Exposure evaluation
Mining and quarrying
Inorganic substances
Ionizing radiation