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Main Title Basic health physics : problems and solutions /
Author Bevelacqua, Joseph John,
Publisher Wiley-VCH Verlag,
Year Published 2010
OCLC Number 429605169
ISBN 9783527408238; 3527408231
Subjects Medical physics. ; Health Physics. ; Radiation Protection.
Holdings
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EHAM  R895.B477 2010 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 12/26/2018 STATUS
ESAM  R895 .B4772010 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 05/03/2010
Edition 2nd, updated, and enl. ed.
Collation xxiii, 743 pages
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Radiation protection fundamentals -- Introduction to radiation protection -- Dosimetric quantities and units -- Natural and human-made sources of radiation exposure -- Standards and regulations -- Biological effects of ionizing radiation -- Instrumentation -- External dosimetry: basic source geometries and attenuation relationships -- Internal dosimetry -- ALARA and shielding -- Counting statistics -- Applications -- Monitoring and interpretation -- Operational health physics -- Transportation and waste -- Nuclear emergencies -- Specialty health physics areas -- Medical health physics -- University health physics -- Fuel cycle health physics -- Research reactor health physics -- Power reactor health physics -- Environmental health physics -- Accelerator health physics -- Non-ionizing radiation -- Answers and solutions.