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A 3D In-Phantom Dosimetry System to Estimate the Effective Dose Equivalent

D.J.J. Wieczorek and C.C.K. Wang.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

March 1998; p ublished online March 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 0 words.

A 3D in-phantom dosimetry system was designed and constructed to provide a means of accurately estimating the effective dose equivalent, HE, for neutron exposure in the workplace. A 40 cm x...

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A A field test for extremity dose assessment during outages at Korean nuclear power plants

Hee Geun Kim and Tae Young Kong.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

May 2013; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 2504 words.

During maintenance on the water chamber of a steam generator, the pressuriser heater and the pressure tube feeder in nuclear power plants, workers are likely to receive high radiation doses...

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Aberration Correction in the Brewer Spectrophotometer

J.E. Johnston, J.B. Kerr, C.T. McElroy and D.I. Wardle.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

September 2000; p ublished online September 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 0 words.

The optical design of the Brewer Spectrophotometer has been optimised for measurements in the 300-320 nm wavelength range. An aberration resolution limit that is much less than the 0.6 nm...

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Absolute measurement of activity of 198Au foils using the 4πβ–γ coincidence counting method and corrections by the Monte Carlo simulation

Jun Nishiyama, Hideki Harano, Tetsuro Matsumoto, Yasushi Sato, Akira Uritani and Katsuhisa Kudo.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

January 2012; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 2512 words.

The thermal neutron fluence rate is determined by the gold activation method. The absolute activity of the irradiated gold foil is measured by a 4πβ–γ coincidence counter. Using this...

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Absolute measurements of radiation damage in nanometer-thick films

Elahe Alizadeh and Léon Sanche.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

September 2012; p ublished online May 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 4941 words.

The problem of absolute measurements of radiation damage in films of nanometer thicknesses is addressed. Thin films of DNA (∼2–160 nm) are deposited onto glass substrates and irradiated...

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Absolute quantification of activity content from PET images using the Philips Gemini TF PET/CT system

M. Sydoff, H. Uusijärvi, S. Leide-Svegborn and S. Mattsson.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

January 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 2011 words.

Positron emission tomography combined with computed tomography (PET/CT) is a quantitative technique suitable for diagnostics and uptake measurements. The quantitative results can be used...

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Absorbed dose assessment of cardiac and other tissues around the cardiovascular system in brachytherapy with 90Sr/90Y source by Monte Carlo simulation

S. Saghamanesh, A. Karimian and M. Abdi.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

September 2011; p ublished online August 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 1684 words.

Cardiac disease is one of the most important causes of death in the world. Coronary artery stenosis is a very common cardiac disease. Intravascular brachytherapy (IVBT) is one of the...

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Absorbed dose conversion coefficients for embryo and foetus in neutron fields

J. Chen.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

August 2007; p ublished online May 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 2181 words.

The Monte Carlo code MCNPX has been used to determine mean absorbed doses to the embryo and foetus when the mother is exposed to neutron fields. There are situations, such as on-board...

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Absorbed dose determination with plane-parallel chambers

C. Austerlitz.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

September 2003; p ublished online September 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 0 words.

According to IAEA TRS 398 recommendations the determination of absorbed dose with plane-parallel ionisation chambers calibrated in terms of NK,Q0 can be done using ND,W,Q0 = (MQ0null...

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The absorbed dose in femur exposed to diagnostic radiography

Z. Salehi and A. L. Yusoff.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

May 2013; p ublished online September 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 1962 words.

A femur phantom made of wax and a real human bone was used to study the dose during radiographical procedures. The depth dose inside the phantom was determined using DOSXYZnrc, a Monte...

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Absorbed dose in ion beams: comparison of ionisation- and fluence-based measurements

Julia-Maria Osinga, Stephan Brons, James A. Bartz, Mark S. Akselrod, Oliver Jäkel and Steffen Greilich.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

October 2014; p ublished online February 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 2722 words.

A direct comparison measurement of fluorescent nuclear track detectors (FNTDs) and a thimble ionisation chamber is presented. Irradiations were performed using monoenergetic protons (142.66...

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Absorbed Dose Measurement and LET Determination with TLDs in Space

N. Vana, W. Schöner, M. Fugger and Y. Akatov.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

July 1996; p ublished online July 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 0 words.

For determination of the average LET in complex mixed radiation fields, a new method was developed using the LET dependent changes of the peak height ratios in thermoluminescence glow curves...

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Absorbed dose measurements of a handheld 50 kVP X-ray source in water with thermoluminescence dosemeters

Christopher Soares, Chris Drupieski, Brian Wingert, Garey Pritchett, Vasilis Pagonis, Michelle O'Brien, Alan Sliski, Pawel Bilski and Pawel Olko.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

September 2006; p ublished online May 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 2403 words.

Absorbed dose rate measurements of a 50 kVp handheld X-ray probe source in a water phantom are described. The X-ray generator is capable of currents of up to 40 μA, and is designed for...

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Absorbed dose rate estimation for protons, leptons and helium observed with AMS01 experiment in low earth orbit during STS-91 mission

M. Ionica, B. Alpat, G. Ambrosi, R. Battiston, B. Bertucci, W. J. Burger, D. Caraffini, C. Cecchi, N. Dinu, G. Esposito, E. Fiandrini, R. Ionica, M. Menichelli, M. Pauluzzi and P. Zuccon.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

December 2005; p ublished online December 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 1746 words.

The Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer (AMS01), a high-sensitivity particle spectrometer, was successfully flown for 10 d in June 1998 (STS91) in the orbit of the International Space Station...

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Absorbed Fractions for Electron and Photon Emissions in the Developing Thyroid: Fetus to Five Years Old

A.V. Ulanovsky and K.F. Eckerman.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

October 1998; p ublished online October 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 0 words.

The thyroid begins to accumulate iodine at about 10 weeks of gestation. At this time the mass of the gland is about 20 mg; it increases to 1300 mg at birth. The dosimetric methodology...

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Absorbing materials with applications in radiotherapy and radioprotection

M. Spunei, I. Malaescu, M. Mihai and C. N. Marin.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

November 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 1721 words.

The radiotherapy centres are using linear accelerators equipped with multi-leaf collimators (MLCs) for treatments of various types of cancer. For superficial cancers located at a maximum...

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Absorption and Scattering of 90Sr/90Y Beta Particles Transmitted Through Aluminium and Plastic Filters

T.L. Chou and C.J. Tung.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

May 1996; p ublished online May 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 0 words.

Absorption and scattering of 90Sr/90Y beta particles transmitted through aluminium and plastic filters have been studied. From measurements of the ionisation current by the extrapolation...

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THE ABSORPTION PROPERTIES OF LEAD-FREE GARMENTS FOR USE IN RADIATION PROTECTION

Hüseyin Çetin, Ayşegül Yurt and Serra Haznacı Yüksel.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

April 2017; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 2913 words.

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In this study, the absorption capability and the weight of various radiation-shielding materials were evaluated, for applications as alternatives to...

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in Journal of the International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements

June 2004; p ublished online June 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 307 words.

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in Journal of the International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements

December 2004; p ublished online December 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 227 words.

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