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Radiation Basics

  1. Nov 25, 2006 #1

    Astronuc

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    The Health Physics Society is an excellent resource for information on radiation and radiation interactions.

    http://www.hps.org/publicinformation/ate/cat47.html

    The following FAQs have been developed by our topic editors for this category:

    How Can You Work Safely Around Radiation?
    Radiation Basics
    Radioactivity Units
    Relationship Between Radionuclide Gamma Emission and Exposure Rate
    What is Radiation?
    What Is Radioactive Contamination?
    What Types of Radiation Are There?

    The following HPS Web pages also address this category:

    Glossary of Radiation Terms
    Shielding of Gamma Radiation

    http://hps.org/publicinformation/radardecaydata.cfm
     
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  3. Nov 25, 2006 #2
    Hey

    Great post! Thank you :)
     
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