Accession Number:

ADA137731

Title:

Radiation Survey for Installation of the Cobalt-60 Theratron-80 at Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMED FORCES RADIOBIOLOGY RESEARCH INST BETHESDA MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

48.0

Abstract:

This report documents the initial radiation survey for installation of the cobalt-60 teletherapy unit in the Standards Lab of the Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute. Room modifications, alarms, and interlocks for this installation are described. Exposure levels as observed for the approved irradiation configurations are provided. Estimated personnel exposures and additional shielding recommendations pro-rated to the maximum authorized source load are made.

Subject Categories:

  • Radiobiology
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE