Thermoluminescence dosimetry by A. F. McKinlay

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Published by A. Hilger, in collaboration with the Hospital Physicists" Association in Bristol [Eng.] .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Radiology, Medical.,
  • Thermoluminescence.,
  • Radiation -- Measurement.

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StatementA. F. McKinlay.
SeriesMedical physics handbooks -- 5.
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Paginationx, 170 p. :
Number of Pages170
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Open LibraryOL17899136M
ISBN 100852745206

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: Theory of thermoluminescence; experimental methods to evaluate the kinetics parameters; remarks on the experimental methods for determining the kinetics parameters; on the set-up of a thermoluminescent dosimetric system; dose determination and correlated factors; precision and.

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Syed Naeem Ahmed, in Physics and Engineering of Radiation Detection (Second Edition), Thermoluminescent detectors. The term thermoluminescence refers to thermally stimulated luminescence, which in simple words means emission of light by thermal stimulation.

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The first three chapters cover the theory of thermoluminescence and the experimental methods used to evaluate the kinetics parameters. The next three chapters describe the practical aspects of setting up a thermoluminescent dosimetric system, specifically suggesting the procedures to be used in handling the TL dosimeters as well as all the.

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It discusses the methods of determining the kinetic parameters, the procedures for characterizing a thermoluminescent dosimetric system, and the definition of terms commonly used in the literature. Chapter 3 RADIATION DOSIMETERS J. IZEWSKA Division of Human Health, International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna G.

RAJAN Medical Physics and Safety Section, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India INTRODUCTION A radiation dosimeter is a device, instrument or system that measures orFile Size: KB. Radiation Dosimetry, Supplement 1: Topics in Radiation Dosimetry covers instruments and techniques in dealing with special dosimetry problems.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: McKeever, S.W.S., Thermoluminescence dosimetry materials. Ashford, Kent, England: Nuclear Technology Pub., © Thermoluminescence is a form of luminescence that is exhibited by certain crystalline materials, such as some minerals, when previously absorbed energy from electromagnetic radiation or other ionizing radiation is re-emitted as light upon heating of the material.

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A straightforward presentation of the broad concepts underlying radiological physics and radiation dosimetry for the graduate-level student. Covers photon and neutron attenuation, radiation and charged particle equilibrium, interactions of photons and charged particles with matter, radiotherapy dosimetry, as well as photographic, calorimetric, chemical, and thermoluminescence dosimetry/5(5).

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