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Martin, James E. - Physics for Radiation Protection, ebook

Physics for Radiation Protection

Martin, James E.


A practical guide to the basic physics that radiation protection professionals need
A much-needed working resource for health physicists and other radiation protection professionals, this volume presents clear,

Domenech, Haydee - Radiation Safety, ebook

Radiation Safety

Domenech, Haydee


Table of contents
1. What Does Ionizing Radiation Mean?
Haydee Domenech
2. Biological Effects of Ionizing Radiation
Haydee Domenech
3. Radiation Sources: Benefits and Risks
Haydee Domenech
4. Basic Quantities and Units in Radiation Safety
Haydee Domenech
5. Measuring Instruments and Methods

Maqbool, Muhammed - An Introduction to Medical Physics, ebook

An Introduction to Medical Physics

Maqbool, Muhammed


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Muhammad Maqbool
2. Basic Concepts in Radiation Dosimetry
Wazir Muhammad, Amjad Hussain, Muhammad Maqbool
3. Interaction of Gamma Rays and X-Rays with Matter
Muhammad Maqbool
4. Treatment Planning in Radiation Therapy
Amjad Hussain, Wazir Muhammad
5. Image-Guided

Grupen, Claus - Radioactivity and Radiation, ebook

Radioactivity and Radiation

Grupen, Claus


Table of contents
1. Why Should I Read This Book?
Claus Grupen, Mark Rodgers
2. What Are Radioactivity and Radiation?
Claus Grupen, Mark Rodgers
3. What Does Radiation Do?
Claus Grupen, Mark Rodgers
4. How Can We Make Radiation?
Claus Grupen, Mark Rodgers
5. What Are X Rays?
Claus Grupen,

Sanders, Charles L. - Radiobiology and Radiation Hormesis, ebook

Radiobiology and Radiation Hormesis

Sanders, Charles L.


Table of contents
1. Movers of Radiation Hormesis
Charles L. Sanders
2. Radiological Weapons
Charles L. Sanders
3. The Harmful and Fraudulent Basis for the LNT Assumption
Charles L. Sanders
4. Thresholds
Charles L. Sanders
5. Plutonium Particle Toxicity Myth
Charles L. Sanders
6. Wonderful

Pawlicki, Todd - Hendee's Radiation Therapy Physics, ebook

Hendee's Radiation Therapy Physics

Pawlicki, Todd


The publication of this fourth edition, more than ten years on from the publication of Radiation Therapy Physics third edition, provides a comprehensive and valuable update to the educational offerings in this field. Led by a new team of highly esteemed authors, building on Dr Hendee’s

Antoni, Rodolphe - Applied Physics of External Radiation Exposure, ebook

Applied Physics of External Radiation Exposure

Antoni, Rodolphe


Ionizing Radiation Interaction in Tissues: Kerma and the Absorbed Dose
Rodolphe Antoni, Laurent Bourgois
3. Protection and Operational Dosimetric Quantities and Calibration
Rodolphe Antoni, Laurent Bourgois
4. Source Evaluation of the External Exposure