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*  Certified Health Physicist
Atomic structure/Radioactivity/Radioactive decay Interaction of radiation with matter Internal dosimetry/Internal dose ... Shielding and Activation Air sampling/Modeling/Environmental Health Physics Medical Health Physics and X-ray Protection Reactor ... LaPointe, Jeffrey (Summer 2011). "Medical physicists and health physicists: Radiation occupations" (PDF). Occupational Outlook ... calculations Biological effects of ionizing radiation NRC, OSHA, Regulations/Standards ICRU, ICRP, NCRP Radiation Risk, BEIR ...
*  Auger therapy
Persson, L. The Auger Electron Effect in Radiation Dosimetry-A Review. Swedish Radiation Protection Institute, S-17116 ... rather than the high-energy radiation used in traditional radiation therapy. Similar to other forms of radiation therapy, Auger ... Radiation and chemotherapy dosages could be reduced. Since the human genome DNA has nine billion base pairs, several breakages ... Auger therapy (AT) is a form of radiation therapy for the treatment of cancer which relies on a large number of low-energy ...
*  Mobile phone radiation and health
"Exponering" (in Swedish). Swedish Radiation Protection Authority. February 2006. Retrieved 19 January 2008. "UK consumer group ... "Precaution regarding electromagnetic fields". Federal Office for Radiation Protection. 7 December 2007. Retrieved 19 January ... For example, Finland "Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority: Children's mobile phone use should be limited". Finnish Radiation ... but that of the International Commission on Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection (ICNIRP) is the most respected one, and has been ...
*  International Commission on Radiological Protection
Radiation Protection Association International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements National Council on Radiation ... Radiation effects Committee Committee 2 - Doses from radiation exposure Committee 3 - Protection in medicine Committee 4 - ... permissible dose for external radiation permissible dose for internal radiation protection against X rays generated at ... Ronald L. Kathern and Paul L. Ziemer, he First Fifty Years of Radiation Protection, physics.isu.edu Hrabak, M.; Padovan, R. S ...
*  Curie
Delacroix, D (2002). Radionuclide and Radiation Protection Data Handbook 2002. RADIATION PROTECTION DOSIMETRY Vol. 98 No 1: ... Geiger counter Ionizing radiation Radiation exposure Radiation poisoning Radiation burn United Nations Scientific Committee on ... The power in milliwatts emitted by one curie of radiation can be calculated by taking the number of MeV for the radiation times ... Here are some examples, ordered by half-life: The following table shows radiation quantities in SI and non-SI units: ...
*  Quehanna Wild Area
According to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection's (DEP) Bureau of Radiation Protection: "Inadequate ... Bureau of Radiation Protection, Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection. 2010. Archived from the original on May 28 ... The manufacture of radiation-treated hardwood flooring continued until 2002. Pennsylvania reacquired the land in 1963 and 1967 ... The reactor building was just north of the tornado's path and suffered $200,000 in damage, but no radiation leaks occurred. The ...
*  Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository
This is protection at the level of the most stringent radiation regulations in the U.S. today. From 10,000 to one million years ... "EPA's Proposed Public Health and Environmental Radiation Protection Standards for Yucca Mountain" (PDF). United States ... and a groundwater protection standard. The individual-protection and human intrusion standards set a limit of 15 millirem per ... The groundwater protection standard is consistent with EPA's Safe Drinking Water Act standards, which the Agency applies in ...
*  Interphone study
International Commission for Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection Standing Committee on, Epidemiology (November 2011). "Mobile ...
*  Bundesamt für Strahlenschutz
The Bundesamt für Strahlenschutz (BfS) is the German Federal Office for Radiation Protection. The BfS was established in ... Department for Radiation and Health Fachbereich SW - Strahlenschutz und Umwelt - Department for Radiation and the Environment ... The automatically working systems compare the actual level of radiation with the long term mean and sends an alert to the data ... page 96/97 Decommissioning of the Asse mine Gamma dose rate Network of the Federal Office for Radiation Protection, Monitoring ...
*  Ex-Rad
"Radiation Protection by a New Chemical Entity, Ex-Rad: Efficacy and Mechanisms". Radiation Research. 171 (2): 173-9. doi: ... "Ex-RAD® for Protection from Radiation Injury". Onconova Therapeutics. 2009. Archived from the original on 2011-03-22. Retrieved ... This newly developed compound is said to be a potent radiation protection agent.[citation needed] Chemically, it is the sodium ... Onconova suggests that Ex-Rad protects cells exposed to radiation against DNA damage, and that the drug's mechanism of action ...
*  C. Maurice Patterson
He went to Hanford to join the newly formed radiation protection group led by Herbert M. Parker. After World War II in the ... Patterson was a leader of Du Pont's radiation protection program at the Hanford Plant in the state of Washington during World ... Until retirement in 1978 he successfully led the radiation protection program at SRP. Patterson was a key member in the ... Environmental Radiation at the Start Reinig, William C. "Environmental Radioactivity On and Near the Savannah River Site Before ...
*  Scheibenwischer
... and if the priest must hold his sermon in a radiation protection suit. Oeller's request to have the sketch removed from the ... starred Lisa Fitz at the phone calling the Commission for Radiation Protection and asking whether her 91-year-old grandfather " ...
*  G. William Morgan
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements, NCRP, 1964 Some practical considerations in radiation shielding. ... Natural radiation exposure in UK dwellings. National Radiological Protection Board, Chilton (UK), 1988. O'Riordan, M. C. (1988 ... Michael C. O'Riordan from the United Kingdom's National Radiation Protection Board was the first international expert to ... Air contamination and respiratory protection in radioisotope work. Radiation Safety in Industrial Radiography with ...
*  Stopping power (particle radiation)
Its application is important in areas such as radiation protection and nuclear medicine. Both charged and uncharged particles ... Radiation length Attenuation length Collision cascade Radiation material science COSIRES conference REI conference ICRU Report ... The stopping power depends on the type and energy of the radiation and on the properties of the material it passes. Since the ... Especially in the field of radiation damage in detectors, the term "non-ionizing energy loss" (NIEL) is used as a term opposite ...
*  Uranium mining
US Environmental Protection Agency Office of Radiation and Indoor Air Radiation Protection Division. pp. 1-8 to 1-9. "uranium ... "U.S. EPA, Radiation Protection, "Uranium Mining Waste" 30 August 2012 Web.4 December 2012". epa.gov. "Uranium Mining and ... "There are radiation protection standards in place specifically to protect uranium mine workers". epa.gov. Environmental Aspects ... "EPA Assessment of Risks from Radon in Homes" (PDF). Office of Radiation and Indoor Air, US Environmental Protection Agency. ...
*  Radiation and Public Health Project
"Backgrounder on Radiation Protection and the "Tooth Fairy" Issue". U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. 2010-02-17. Retrieved ... This paper was criticized by Stephen Musolino, a health physicist and specialist in radiation protection at Brookhaven National ... Radiation and Public Health Project is a nonprofit educational and scientific organization founded in 1985 by Jay M. Gould, a ... Louise Reiss and her colleagues as part of the Baby Tooth Survey were uncovered in 2001 and given to the Radiation and Public ...
*  Thulium
Such sources do not need extensive radiation protection - only a small cup of lead. Thulium-170 is gaining popularity as an X- ... Despite its high price and rarity, thulium is used as the radiation source in portable X-ray devices, and in some solid-state ... Despite its high cost, portable X-ray devices use thulium that has been bombarded in a nuclear reactor as a radiation source. ... The blue fluorescence of Tm-doped calcium sulfate has been used in personal dosimeters for visual monitoring of radiation. Tm- ...
*  Standard person
Pentreath RJ (2004). "Ethics, genetics and dynamics: an emerging systematic approach to radiation protection of the environment ... This model is used for much research into radiation safety. For many years, the standard person was called reference man ... prepared by a task group of Committee 2 of the International Commission on Radiological Protection. (1975). Report of the Task ... According to the International Commission on Radiological Protection's 1974 definition, "Reference man is defined as being ...
*  Schauinsland
It was integrated into the newly founded federal agency for radiation protection in 1989. Among other devices to measure traces ... Since 1975, the Barbarastollen, a reconstructed part of the mine, has been used by the Federal Office for Civil Protection and ... on Schauinsland which belongs to the German environmental federal agency and the federal agency for radiation protection. The ...
*  Albert Stevens
Radiation Protection and the Human Radiation Experiments (23): 177-223. Retrieved 13 November 2012. Seaborg, Glenn T. "An Early ... Final Report, Advisory Committee on Human Radiation Experiments, 1985 "The Media & Me: [The Radiation Story No One Would Touch ... The annual, whole-body dose currently permitted to radiation workers in the United States is 5 rem; Steven's annual dose was ... Albert Stevens (1887-1966), also known as patient CAL-1, was a victim of a human radiation experiment, and survived the highest ...
*  Warren Keith Sinclair
... was an international expert in radiation protection, science and medicine. "International Expert in Radiation Protection, ...
*  American Academy of Health Physics
Radiation Protection in Educational Institutions: Recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and ... The Canadian College of Physics in Medicine National Registry of Radiation Protection Technologists (NRRPT) American ...
*  Clara Pit
Baryte is used inter alia in sound attenuation, radiation protection and the deep mining industry. Fluorspar or fluorite is ...
*  Kenneth G. McCracken
... from 1963 to 1965 he was a member of the NASA Space Radiation Protection Committee; from 1966 to 1969, he was a Professor at ...
*  MPC&A
International Atomic Energy Agency Nuclear proliferation Radiation protection "Materials Protection, Control, and Accounting ( ... Material Protection, Control and Accounting Program: NNSA Russian-American MPC&A: Nuclear Materials Protection, Control, and ... The MPC&A was not the only agreement to settle the protection of these weapons. The U.S provided assistance worth up to two ... Material protection, control, and accounting is the process of protecting nuclear assets such as nuclear fuel and nuclear ...
*  PSP (disambiguation)
... a copy protection measure used on Super Audio CDs Program Segment Prefix, a data structure used in DOS systems to store the ... a device used to record a two-dimensional image of the intensity of short-wavelength electromagnetic radiation Polysaccharide ...
*  Energy Technology Engineering Center
"Letter to P.R. Rutherford, Manager, Radiation Protection & Health Physics Services, Boeing North American" (PDF). Archived from ... California Environmental Protection Agency, Department of Toxic Substances Control. "Initial Study for the Closure Plan ...