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*  Radiation protection
For radiation protection and dosimetry assessment the International Committee on Radiation Protection (ICRP) and International ... Juno Radiation Vault Nuclear safety Potassium iodide Radiation monitoring Radiation Protection Convention, 1960 Radiobiology ... A history of Radiation and Protection., Lulu.com, ISBN 978-1-4092-4667-1 Harvard University Radiation Protection Office ... Radiation protection, sometimes known as radiological protection, is defined by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) ...
*  Occupational hygiene
Depending on an individual's type of job, a hygienist will apply their exposure science expertise for the protection of workers ... Physical hazards may include noise, temperature extremes, illumination extremes, ionizing or non-ionizing radiation, and ... radiation). The walk-through survey can be targeted or limited to particular hazards such as silica dust, or noise, to focus ... ionizing and non-ionizing radiation, dust, solvents, gases, and so on. Each device is often specifically designed to measure a ...
*  Cosmic ray
With the moon blocking much of the Sun's visible radiation, Hess still measured rising radiation at rising altitudes. He ... due to the damage they inflict on microelectronics and life outside the protection of an atmosphere and magnetic field, and ... Due to the high charge and heavy nature of HZE ions, their contribution to an astronaut's radiation dose in space is ... On 31 May 2013, NASA scientists reported that a possible manned mission to Mars may involve a greater radiation risk than ...
*  Radiation Protection Dosimetry
... is a monthly peer-reviewed scientific journal covering radiobiology, especially dosimetry and ... "Radiation Protection Dosimetry". 2013 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2014. Official ... radiation monitoring for both ionizing and non-ionizing radiation. The editor-in-chief is J. Hans Zoetelief (Delft University ...
*  Radiation Protection Convention, 1960
... is an International Labour Organization Convention to restrict workers form exposure of ... Having decided upon the adoption of certain proposals with regard to the protection of workers against ionising radiations,... ... Article 5. Every effort shall be made to restrict the exposure of workers to ionising radiation to the lowest protectable level ... Article 2. This Convention applies to all activities involving exposure of workers to ionising radiation in the course of their ...
*  International Radiation Protection Association
Radioactivity Ionizing radiation Radiation protection International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) International Commission on ... Index of radiation articles IRPA. "History of IRPA". International Radiation Protection Association (IRPA. IRPA. Retrieved 14 ... The International Radiation Protection Association (IRPA) is an independent non-profit association of national and regional ... radiation protection societies, and its mission is to advance radiation protection throughout the world. It is the ...
*  Norwegian Radiation Protection Authority
... "About the NRPA". Nrpa.no. Retrieved 9 October 2012. Norwegian Radiation Protection ... It works as an authority in the area of radiation protection and nuclear safety. NRPA fall under the Ministry of Health and ... Norwegian Radiation Protection Authority (Norwegian: Statens strålevern, abbreviated to NRPA) is a Norwegian public agency ... Department of Emergency Preparedness and Environmental Radioactivity Department of Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety ...
*  Radiation protection of patients
Journal of Radiological Protection International Radiation Protection Association European Committee on Radiation Risk Berlin, ... The emphasis in the past had been on radiation protection of staff and this emphasis has helped to reduce radiation doses to ... The recent emphasis on radiation protection of patients is helping in developing strategies to reduce radiation doses to ... "IAEA: Radiation Protection of Patients: About Us". rpop.iaea.org. Retrieved 1 February 2015. Edwards v. National Coal Board. ( ...
*  International Commission on Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection
Mobile phone radiation and health International Radiation Protection Association - IRPA "Framework for Developing Health-Based ... ICNIRP is widely connected to a large community working on non-ionizing radiation protection around the world. Its conferences ... It was founded in 1992 by the International Radiation Protection Association (IRPA) to which it maintains close relations. The ... Its members are scientists employed typically by universities or radiation protection agencies. They do not represent their ...
*  Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency
The Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency (ARPANSA) is an Australian body that monitors and identifies ... Radiation Protection. ARPANSA. Retrieved 17 February 2013. UV Index Data. ARPANSA. Retrieved 17 February 2013. About ... the main government body dealing with ionizing and non-ionizing radiation and publishes material regarding radiation protection ... The agency publishes daily solar ultraviolet radiation (UVR) levels for many locations in Australia. It also sets Ultraviolet ...
*  National Commission for Radiation Protection of Ukraine
Provides scientific and expert analysis of draft laws and other regulations in the field of radiation protection and radiation ... On protection from the effects of ionizing radiation», «On use of nuclear energy and radiation safety», «On legal regime of ... on matters of radiation protection and radiation safety of Ukraine. Its composition is being coordinated through the National ... socio-economic and institutional measures to ensure radiation protection and the protection of life and health of the public of ...
*  National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
The National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements (NCRP), formerly the National Committee on Radiation Protection ... An act to incorporate the National Committee on Radiation Protection and Measurements, Public Law No. 88-376 of July 14, 1964 ( ... In 1946, the organization changed its name to the National Committee on Radiation Protection and Measurements.[citation needed ... "National Committee on Radiation Protection and Measurements - P.L. 88-376" (PDF). 78 Stat. 320. U.S. Government Printing Office ...
*  Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant sarcophagus
"Chernobyl Tour , Radiation Protection , US EPA". Epa.gov. 2006-06-28. Retrieved 2010-03-22. Wood 2007, p. 63 Ebel, Robert E.; ... In 1996, it was deemed impossible to repair the inside of the sarcophagus as radiation levels were estimated to be as high as ... "Conclusion on Reliability and Durability of a Covering Constructions and Radiation Safety of Chernobyl NPP Unit 4 Reactor ... 10,000 röntgens per hour (normal background radiation in cities is usually around 20-50 microröntgens per hour, and a lethal ...
*  Strontium-90
"Strontium , Radiation Protection , US EPA". EPA. 24 April 2012. Retrieved 18 June 2012. TOXICOLOGICAL PROFILE FOR STRONTIUM ( ... Delacroix, D.; Guerre, J. P.; Leblanc, P.; Hickman, C. (2002). Radionuclide and Radiation Protection Data Handbook 2002 (2nd ed ... Norwegian Radiation Protection Authority "Power Sources for Remote Arctic Applications" (PDF). Washington, DC: U.S. Congress, ... Boehm BO, Rosinger S, Belyi D, Dietrich JW (August 2011). "The Parathyroid as a Target for Radiation Damage". New England ...
*  Health effects of tobacco
"Radiation Risks and Realities" (PDF). United States Environmental Protection Agency. "Everyday exposures to radiation". Front ... "Tobacco Smoke , Radiation Protection". United States Environmental Protection Agency. Retrieved 2012-05-06. Hecht SS (Jul 1999 ... Office of Research Services, Division of Radiation Safety. "F. Typical Sources of Radiation Exposure". United States National ... Smoking an average of 1.5 packs per day gives a radiation dose of 60-160 mSv/year, compared with living near a nuclear power ...
*  Smoke detector
"Disposing of Smoke Detectors , Radiation Protection , US EPA". EPA. 27 June 2012. Retrieved 2013-06-26. "Safe disposal of smoke ... The radiation risk of exposure to an ionic smoke detector is much smaller than natural background radiation under normal ... Alpha particle radiation, as opposed to beta (electron) and gamma (electromagnetic) radiation, is used for two additional ... Principles of fire protection. Quincy, MA: National Fire Protection Association. p. 249. ISBN 0-87765-345-3. Residential Smoke ...
*  Apatite
Tobacco Smoke , Radiation Protection , US EPA. Epa.gov (2006-06-28). Retrieved on 2011-07-24. Great Western Minerals Group Ltd ...
*  Caesium
"Cesium , Radiation Protection". U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. 2006-06-28. Archived from the original on March 15, 2011 ... Caesium has also been used in thermoluminescent radiation dosimetry (TLD): When exposed to radiation, it acquires crystal ... National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Radiation Source Use and Replacement (2008). Radiation source use and ... The beta decay from 137Cs to 137mBa is a strong emission of gamma radiation. 137Cs and 90Sr are the principal medium-lived ...
*  Strontium
"Strontium , Radiation Protection , US EPA". EPA. 24 April 2012. Retrieved 18 June 2012. "Chernobyl: Assessment of Radiological ... This localization focuses the radiation exposure on the cancerous lesion. 90Sr has been used as a power source for radioisotope ... Perez and Brady's principles and practice of radiation oncology. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. pp. 1997-. ISBN 978-0-7817-6369 ...
*  Yttrium-90
"Strontium , Radiation Protection , US EPA". EPA. 24 April 2012. Retrieved 2012-10-23. "PNNL: Isotope Sciences Program - Yttrium ... Yttrium-90 has a wide and valuable use in radiation therapy to treat cancer. 90 Y undergoes β− decay to zirconium-90 with a ... Interaction of the emitted electrons with matter can lead to Bremsstrahlung radiation. Yttrium-90 is a decay product of ...
*  Yucca Mountain
"Yucca Mountain Standards". Radiation Protection. United States Environmental Protection Agency. Retrieved 2011-05-20. "Real ...
*  Geomelting
"Radiation Protection". World Nuclear Association. "Waste management: Overview". K.G. Finucane; L.E. Thompson; T. Abuku; H. ... The amount of radiation in radioactive materials may not be safe for living organisms, so it is important for all nuclear ... Department of Environmental Protection, Florida. "Synthetic Organic Contaminants and their Standards". National Institute for ... Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as an approved thermal treatment method for PCBs throughout the U.S. These wastes are ...
*  Radioactive waste
Environmental Protection Agency. Public Health and Environmental Radiation Protection Standards for Yucca Mountain, Nevada; ... "TENORM Sources , Radiation Protection , US EPA". Epa.gov. 2006-06-28. Retrieved 2013-08-01. Idaho State University. ... "Public Health and Environmental Radiation Protection Standards for Yucca Mountain, Nevada; Proposed Rule" (PDF). Environmental ... Microbial corrosion Nuclear decommissioning Personal protective equipment Radiation protection Radioactive contamination ...
*  George Samuel Hurst
Radiation Protection Dosimetry. 13(1-4): 45-48. Turner, James E., Hamm, R. N., Hurst, G. S., & Wright, H. A. (1985). A digital ... Radiation Research. 59(2): 408-421. Hurst, G. S., Stewart, T. E., & Parks, J. E. (1970). Vacuum ultraviolet radiation and Jesse ... ionizing radiation dosimetry; gas ionization studies; Nevada Test Site gamma and neutron radiation measurements; vacuum ... radiation accident investigations; radiation dosimetry projects for NASA; microdosimetry; one-atom detection and single atom ...
*  E. Gail de Planque
Radiation Protection Dosimetry. Oxford Journals. 142 (1): 3. Retrieved 23 April 2014. "About NRC: Our Organization: The ... and the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. She served as president of the ANS (1988-89), and Health ... radiation shielding, radiation transport, and solid state dosimetry. Born in New Jersey and raised in Maryland, Planque earned ... An expert on environmental radiation measurements, she was the first woman and first health physicist to become a Commissioner ...
*  Cervical cancer
Radiation therapy is given as external beam radiotherapy to the pelvis and brachytherapy (internal radiation). Women treated ... Barrier protection and/or spermicidal gel use during sexual intercourse decreases cancer risk. Condoms offer protection against ... They also provide protection against other STIs, such as HIV and Chlamydia, which are associated with greater risks of ... In addition, chemotherapy can be used to treat cervical cancer, and has been found to be more effective than radiation alone. ...
*  Ian Fairlie
Radiation Protection Dosimetry. Book Review. 141(1): 97-101. (2010) Commentary on J. F. Bithell, et al. Childhood Leukaemia ... and Radiation Protection Dosimetry. Fairlie and David Sumner were commissioned by the European Parliament to write the 2006 ... Fairlie is a radiation biologist and independent consultant who has focused on the radiological hazards of nuclear fuel. He has ... Ian Fairlie, Ph.D., is a U.K. based Canadian consultant on radiation in the environment and former member of the 3 person ...