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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...

  • Measurement and Detection of Radiation, Third Editionby Nicholas Tsoulfanidis

    CRC Press 2013; US$ 154.95

    The research and applications of nuclear instrumentation have grown substantially since publication of the previous editions. With the miniaturization of equipment, increased speed of electronic components, and more sophisticated software, radiation detection systems are now more productively used in many disciplines, including nuclear nonproliferation,... 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...

  • Radioaktivität ? von der Entdeckung bis Fukushimaby Helmut Abel; Gudrun Erzgräber

    Trafo Verlagsgruppe 2013; US$ 10.80

    Kohle, Öl, Erdgas und Uran sind als Energiequellen zeitlich nur noch begrenzt verfügbar. Der technologische Entwicklungsstand für die zeitlich unbegrenzte Verfügbarkeit von Sonnenenergie und Windenergie erlaubt eine Energiewende. Sie durch Reizworte wie Klimakatastrophe oder Radioaktivität beschleunigen zu wollen, kann zu eigenständigen Gefahren und... more...

  • Experimente mit Radioaktivitätby Günter Wahl

    Franzis Verlag 2013; US$ 9.53

    In diesem Buch erfahren Sie, wie Kernstrahlung entsteht und welche Eigenschaften einschließlich Gefahren sie beinhaltet. Obwohl man Kernstrahlung nicht hören, sehen oder riechen kann, lässt sie sich auf einfache Weise nachweisen. Den Schwerpunkt des Buches bildet der Bau eines einfachen Geigerzählers. Mit dessen Hilfe können zum Beispiel versteckte... more...