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  • The Dosimetry of Ionizing Radiationby Kenneth R. Kase; Bengt E. Bjärngard; Frank H. Attix

    Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 72.95

    The Dosimetry of Ionizing Radiation, Volume II, attempts to fill the need for updated reference material on the field of radiation dosimetry. This book presents some broad topics in dosimetry and a variety of radiation dosimetry instrumentation and its application. The book opens with a chapter that extends and applies the concepts of microdosimetry... more...

  • Measurement and Detection of Radiation, Fourth Editionby Nicholas Tsoulfanidis; Sheldon Landsberger

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 134.95

    A Sound Introduction to Radiation Detection and Measurement for Newcomers to Nuclear Science and Engineering Since the publication of the bestselling third edition, there have been advances in the field of radiation detection, most notably in practical applications. Incorporating these important developments, Measurement and Detection of Radiation,... more...

  • Quantities For Generalized Dosimetry Of Ionizing Radiations in Liquid Waterby D E Watt

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 319.00

    Intended as a reference handbook of quantities used in dosimetry of ionizing radiations. Fields of application are radiological protection, environmental radiation, health physics, nuclear medicine and radiotherapy, radiobiology, radiopharmacy and radiation chemistry. The book is in three parts. The first part deals with electrons, X-rays and gamma-rays.... more...

  • Radiation Monitoring and Dose Estimation of the Fukushima Nuclear Accidentby Sentaro Takahashi

    Springer Japan 2014; Not Available

    This book provides comprehensive research findings related to the environmental monitoring of radiation, levels of radioactive nuclides in various environments and dose estimation in residents after the Fukushima nuclear power plant accident caused severe environmental contamination with radioactive nuclides. At the beginning of the book, a technical... more...

  • Radioactivity and Its Measurementby W. B. Mann; R. L. Ayres; S. B. Garfinkel

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Begins with a description of the discovery of radioactivity and the historic research of such pioneers as the Curies and Rutherford. After a discussion of the interactions of &agr;, &bgr; and &ggr; rays with matter, the energetics of the different modes of nuclear disintegration are considered in relation to the Einstein mass-energy relationship as... more...

  • Nuclear Level Schemes A = 45 through A = 257 from Nuclear Data Sheetsby Yong Zhou

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Nuclear Level Schemes A=45 through A=257 from Nuclear Data Sheets is a collection of level schemes from the Nuclear Data Sheets prepared as reference to nuclear structure information for A>44. The book provides drawing for conventions used on nuclear data sheets; special notes regarding level schemes; and nuclear level schemes a=45 through a=257. Researchers... more...

  • Life Atomicby Angela N. H. Creager

    University of Chicago Press 2013; US$ 45.00

    After World War II, the US Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) began mass-producing radioisotopes, sending out nearly 64,000 shipments of radioactive materials to scientists and physicians by 1955. Even as the atomic bomb became the focus of Cold War anxiety, radioisotopes represented the government?s efforts to harness the power of the atom for peace?advancing... more...

  • Nuclear Radiationby Harold Spencer Jones

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Annals of the International Geophysical Year, Part I: Nuclear Radiation: Techniques for Radioactivity Measurements covers the techniques for radioactivity measurement, observations of aurora and airglow, and instructions for the longitude and altitude program. This book is organized into three parts encompassing 11 chapters. The first part presents... more...

  • Ionizing Radiation and Polymersby Jiri George Drobny

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 159.00

    Radiation processing is widely employed in plastics engineering to enhance the physical properties of polymers, such as chemical resistance, surface properties, mechanical and thermal properties, particle size reduction, melt properties, material compatibility, fire retardation, etc. Drobny introduces readers to the science of ionizing radiation... more...

  • Radioactivity Measurementsby W. B. Mann; A. Rytz; A. Spernol

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95

    The authors have addressed the basic need for internationally consistent standards and methods demanded by the new and increasing use of radioactive materials, radiopharmaceuticals and labelled compounds. Particular emphasis is given to the basic and practical problems that may be encountered in measuring radioactivity. The text provides information... more...