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Contemporary Health Physics: Problems and Solutions

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Contemporary Health Physics: Problems and Solutions

Joseph John Bevelacqua

ISBN: 978-3-527-61718-0 September 2008 449 Pages

Description

A comprehensive and practical reference on radiation protection. Describes radiation basics, external and internal dosimetry and biological effects of ionizing radiation. Demonstrates the fundamentals and calculations as they are applied to various health physics fields. Over 375 worked examples, presented within the context of diverse scenarios, aid readers in testing their knowledge as well as applying the concepts to actual situations.
BASIC CONCEPTS: THEORY AND PROBLEMS.

SPECIALIZED AREAS: THEORY AND PROBLEMS.

Medical Health Physics.

University Health Physics.

Fuel Cycle Health Physics.

Power Reactor Health Physics.

Environmental Health Physics.

Accelerator Health Physics.

ANSWERS AND SOLUTIONS.

Appendices.

Index.