Accession Number:

AD0786803

Title:

Dosimetric and Radiometric Instruments, Test Methods.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-01-07

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

The document presents specifications for testing dosimetric and radiometric instruments. Methods for calibrating the instruments against standard instruments or standard sources of ionizing radiation are presented. Determination of supplementary errors due to power supply voltage changes, high temperature, low temperature, humidity, pressure, radiation interference, magnetic field changes and changes in background radiation are presented or other specifications are referred to.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Nuclear Instrumentation

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE