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Operation PLUMBBOB. Neutron-Induced Activities in Soil Elements. Project 2.2.
Rept. for May-Oct 57.
GENERAL ELECTRIC CO SANTA BARBARA CA TEMPO
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Neutrons which escape following the detonation of a nuclear device interact with matter within range of the neutron flux. Some of these interactions produce radioactive isotopes. It was the purpose of this project to study the nature of this radioactivity, especially the problems associated with induced radioactivity in soils near ground zero.
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