OPERATION SUNBEAM, SHOTS LITTLE FELLER II and JOHNIE BOY. Project Officer's Report - Project 2.16. Residual Radiation in the Crater and Crater-Lip Area of Low-Yield Nuclear Devices
ARMY ENGINEER RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT LABS FORT BELVOIR VA
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The objective of this project was to obtain information about the residual radiation environment in the crater and crater-lip area resulting from the employment of low-yield fission weapons. The information needed specifically was 1 the change in intensity with time 2 the change in mean-gamma-energy level with time and 3 the activity-level variation with depth in the soil.
- Radioactivity, Radioactive Wastes and Fission Products