Accession Number : AD0473289


Title :   FILTER MATERIAL EFFICIENCY AGAINST HIGH LEVELS OF AIRBORNE RADIOACTIVE CONTAMINATION


Corporate Author : CHEMICAL AND RADIOLOGICAL LABS ARMY CHEMICAL CENTER MD


Personal Author(s) : Engquist, Elmer H ; Mahoney, Jerry J ; Price, Robert B


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/473289.pdf


Report Date : 13 Aug 1951


Pagination or Media Count : 36


Abstract : The object of the work described in this report was to determine the efficiency of Chemical Corps type 6 filter material against airborne radioactive particulates of radioactivity level of the order of magnitude of the activity anticipated in the cloud in the vicinity of an atomic-bomb detonation.


Descriptors :   *BETA PARTICLES , PENETRATION , SAMPLING , GAMMA RAYS , RADIOACTIVITY , CONTAMINATION , FLUID FILTERS , FALLOUT , NUCLEAR PROPERTIES , NUCLEAR ENERGY LEVELS , IODIDES , COUNTING METHODS , RADIATION MEASURING INSTRUMENTS


Subject Categories : Nuclear Physics & Elementary Particle Physics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE