Accession Number:

AD0759720

Title:

Radiation Exposure Considerations When Employing Microwave-Excited Spectroscopic Sources.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. 1 Jan-Mar 73,

Corporate Author:

ARIZONA UNIV TUCSON DEPT OF CHEMISTRY

Report Date:

1973-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

Studies are described which demonstrate the presence of microwave radiation levels exceeding the present national safety standards in the vicinity of several common microwave-excited source configurations. Since the various pathological effects of microwave energy are not fully understood, shielding considerations and on-site radiation surveys are recommended. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Radiobiology
  • Physical Chemistry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE