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By F A Smith

This primer offers with the relevant parts of task in radiation physics. even though the fundamental descriptions of thought and perform are offered in a structure that's appropriate regularly as a revision textual content for undergraduate and postgraduate scholars, the publication additionally serves as an advent to the sector which may be of curiosity to different educated employees. designated therapy is foregone within the pursuits of a entire survey. The e-book has advanced from lectures given within the college of London MSc path on radiation physics, and from undergraduate lectures given at Queen Mary and Westfield collage. commercial in addition to scientific features of the sphere are thought of.

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Accident dosimeters are used to monitor areas or personnel in situations where very high exposure may occur as the result of an accident. These dosimeters are less accurate than personnel dosimeters but have a much higher range. (7) Battlefield Dosimeters. Battlefield dosimeters are used to medically triage personnel to maximize viable personnel assets. These dosimeters are less accurate than personnel dosimeters but have a much higher range. (8) Special Purpose Dosimetry. , or to measure special radiation fields in unique or special settings.

6-1 Monitoring ...................................................... 6-2 Dosimetric Devices .............................................. 6-3 Lithium Fluoride (LiF) Thermoluminescent Dosimetry .............. 6-4 DT-648/PD Lithium Fluoride (LiF) Thermoluminescent Dosimetry Monitoring Program ............................................ 6-5 Environmental and Area Monitoring ............................... 6-6 Extremity Monitoring ............................................ 6-7 Accident Dosimeter ..............................................

Storage and Control of Radioactive Material ................ Transportation, Receipt, and Reporting of Lost Radioactive Material...................................... Waste Disposal ............................................. 7-1. Introduction (1) The storage, handling, transportation and disposal of radioactive material will be controlled so personnel will not be exposed to radiation unnecessarily and any exposures received will be maintained as low as reasonably achievable. (2) The Director, Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program is responsible for prescribing and enforcing standards and requirements for control of radiation and radioactivity associated with the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program (Executive Order 12344 of 1 Feb 1982).

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