Accession Number : AD0451688


Title :   A SIMPLE METHOD FOR CALCULATION OF GAMMA-RAY SHIELDING PROPERTIES OF SHELTER ENTRANCEWAYS


Descriptive Note : Interim rept. Jan-Aug 1964


Corporate Author : NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CA


Personal Author(s) : Huddleston, Charles M


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/451688.pdf


Report Date : 26 Oct 1964


Pagination or Media Count : 19


Abstract : An empirical equation is described for calculating the attenuation factor for gamma radiation within a ducted entranceway into a shelter. Some sample problems are worked, and a discussion is given of the accuracy of the formula.


Descriptors :   *SHELTERS , *RADIATION SHIELDING , *DUCT INLETS , GAMMA RAYS , GRAPHICS , ATTENUATION


Subject Categories : Nuclear Radiation Shield, Protection & Safety


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE