ERIC Number: ED032735
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1964-Jul-1
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Shielding for High-Energy Electron Accelerator Installations. National Bureau of Standards Handbook 97.
National Bureau of Standards (DOC), Washington, DC.
Recommendations for radiation shielding, protection, and measurement are presented. This handbook is an extension of previous recommendations for protection against radiation from--(1) high energy and power electron accelerators, (2) food processing equipment, and (3) general sterilization equipment. The new recommendations are concerned with radiation control and personal protection. Graphs and charts are included to help describe shielding requirements and definitions, radioactivity character, and shielding materials. Lists of terms, symbols and references are included. (TG)
Descriptors: Atomic Structure, Equipment Standards, Health Personnel, Nuclear Physics, Public Health, Radiation Biology, Radiation Effects, Radioisotopes, Safety, Scientific Research
The Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 ($.30)
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Authoring Institution: National Bureau of Standards (DOC), Washington, DC.