Accession Number:

AD0642029

Title:

BIOLOGICAL EFFECTS OF HIGH-FREQUENCY ELECTROMAGNETIC WAVES

Descriptive Note:

ATD work assignment no. 78, task 11

Corporate Author:

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC AEROSPACE TECHNOLOGY DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-07-13

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

In this report the author discusses the influence of high-frequency electromagnetic waves on living matter, especially in the field of microwaves. He deals with penetration of high-frequency energy into the organism, electromagnetic induction of the body, and the existence of the non-thermal effect of electromagnetic waves. Symptoms of damage are listed and methods of protection discussed.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology
  • Radiofrequency Wave Propagation

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE