Accession Number:

ADA089771

Title:

Introduction to Thermoluminescent Dosimetry,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL SURFACE WEAPONS CENTER SILVER SPRING MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-05-07

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

This publication is intended to provide a better understanding of passive radiation measurements for people performing radiation effects experiments at the NSWC Electronic Hardening Branch facilities. It addresses some of the commonly asked questions regarding thermoluminescent dosimetry of gamma and pulsed x radiation and briefly overviews the readout procedure for using thermoluminescent dosimeters TLDs. A glossary of the basic terms used in radiation effects experimentation is also provided. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Radiobiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE