Accession Number:

AD0339487

Title:

GAMMA DOSIMETRY BY FILM-BADGE TECHNIQUES.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

EDGERTON GERMESHAUSEN AND GRIER INC BOSTON MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1959-07-17

Pagination or Media Count:

108.0

Abstract:

Physical measurements of gamma-radiation dose, as a function of distance from the point of detona tion, were made on 15 shots of Operation Plumbbob. Dental film packs housed in film-badge holders were used to make the measurements. The results of measurements taken in various shelters and in experimental structureslso presented. The data are arranged in tabular form by project num ber and shot name. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Nuclear Instrumentation
  • Radioactivity, Radioactive Wastes and Fission Products
  • Nuclear Weapons
  • Nuclear Physics and Elementary Particle Physics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE