This text offers students a background and basic understanding of the biophysical bases of radiation, radiation safety standards and the key factors in radiation protection. This revised and expanded edition covers a range of subjects such as radiation dosimetry, basic physical principles, biological effects of radiation, criticality control, and radiation surveillance. The author also highlights new findings on non-ionizing radiation (laser and microwaves), computer use in dose calculation, and dose limit recommendations from the International Commission on Radiation Protection. It aims to provide students with an essential framework and practical introduction to scientific principles and the problem-solving approaches needed in daily radiation protection practice.
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Book Description McGraw Hill Higher Education, 1983. Book Condition: Fair. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has hardback covers. In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. Re-bound by library. Bookseller Inventory # 5358473
Book Description Pergamon Pr, 1983. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Good condition, some are ex-library and can have markings. Bookseller Inventory # GD-133-09-5652005
Book Description Pergamon Pr, 1983. Book Condition: good. A good reading copy. May contain markings or be a withdrawn library copy. Expect delivery in 2-3 weeks. Bookseller Inventory # 9780080301297-4