Accession Number:

AD0646019

Title:

A COMPARISON OF THE FALLOUT MASS-SIZE DISTRIBUTIONS CALCULATED BY LOGNORMAL AND POWER-LAW MODELS

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RADIOLOGICAL DEFENSE LAB SAN FRANCISCO CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-11-14

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

Fallout mass-size distributions presently used at USNRDL are compared with new distributions suggested by recent investigations. Available data is unable to define the distribution parameters well enough to distinguish between lognormal and power-law distribution models.

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability
  • Radioactivity, Radioactive Wastes and Fission Products

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE