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  • 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...

  • Physics and Engineering of Radiation Detectionby Syed Naeem Ahmed

    Elsevier Science 2007; US$ 116.00

    This book presents an overview of the physics of radiation detection and its applications. It covers the origins and properties of different kinds of ionizing radiation, their detection and measurement, and the procedures used to protect people and the environment from their potentially harmful effects. It details the experimental techniques and instrumentation... more...

  • Radiometry in Modern Scientific Experimentsby Pravilov Anatoly

    Springer Vienna 2011; US$ 169.00

    This work offers detailed methods for calibrating light sources and photodetectors as well as responsiveness of spectral instruments. Coverage includes absolute measurements of radiation intensity of photoprocesses and original methods of studies of photoprocesses. more...

  • Advanced Materials and Techniques for Radiation Dosimetryby Khalil Arshak

    Artech House 2006; US$ 164.00

    Publisher's com The threat of nuclear ''dirty'' bombs, a growing shift to nuclear energy, and new medical therapies using radiation are just some of the current developments bringing new importance to dosimetry ? the detection and measurement of radiation. This comprehensive volume is indispensable to engineers and scientists working in dosimetry to... more...

  • Introduction to Radiological Physics and Radiation Dosimetryby Frank Herbert Attix

    Wiley 2008; US$ 303.95

    A straightforward presentation of the broad concepts underlying radiological physics and radiation dosimetry for the graduate-level student. Covers photon and neutron attenuation, radiation and charged particle equilibrium, interactions of photons and charged particles with matter, radiotherapy dosimetry, as well as photographic, calorimetric, chemical,... more...

  • Optically Stimulated Luminescence Dosimetryby L. Boetter-Jensen; S.W.S. McKeever; A.G. Wintle

    Elsevier Science 2003; US$ 250.00

    Optically Stimulated Luminescence (OSL) has become the technique of choice for many areas of radiation dosimetry. The technique is finding widespread application in a variety of radiation dosimetry fields, including personal monitoring, environmental monitoring, retrospective dosimetry (including geological dating and accident dosimetry), space dosimetry,... 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...

  • Microdosimetric Response of Physical and Biological Systems to Low- and High-LET Radiationsby Yigal Horowitz

    Elsevier Science 2006; US$ 250.00

    One of the aims of this book was to focus the attention of specialists to the diversity of the effects of the ionising radiation on biological and physical systems. Special emphasis has been placed on the exquisite complexities/differences introduced by high ionisation density versus low ionisation density irradiation in both biological and physical... more...

  • 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...

  • Handbook of Radioactivity Analysisby Michael F. L'Annunziata

    Elsevier Science 2003; US$ 300.00

    The book describes the preparation of samples from a wide variety of matrices, assists the investigator or technician in the selection and use of appropriate radiation detector, and presents the latest state-of-the-art computerized and automated methods of analysis. The new Handbook of Radioactivity Analysis is suitable as a teaching text for university... more...