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Practical applications of radioactivity and nuclear radiations : an introductory text for engineers, scientists, teachers and students

Author: G C Lowenthal; P L Airey
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This concisely written book introduces radioisotopes, ionising radiations and their numerous applications. Explanation is provided by selected examples, including methods for the accurate monitoring  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: G C Lowenthal; P L Airey
ISBN: 0521553059 9780521553056
OCLC Number: 47901866
Description: xxvii, 337 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Atoms, nuclides, radionuclides --
Units and standards for radioactivity and radiation dosimetry and rules for radiation protection --
Properties of radiations emitted from radionuclides --
Nuclear radiations from a user's perspective --
Ionising radiation detectors --
Radioactivity and countrate measurements and the presentation of results --
Industrial applications of radioisotopes and radiation --
Application of tracer technology to industry and the environment --
Radionuclides to protect the environment.
Other Titles: Applications of radioactivity and nuclear radiations
Responsibility: G.C. Lowenthal, P.L. Airey.
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