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ERIC Number: ED160392
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1963-Nov-29
Reference Count: 0
Radioactivity: Recommendations of the International Commission on Radiological Units and Measurements (1962), (ICRU) Report 10 c.
National Bureau of Standards (DOC), Washington, DC.
This handbook presents recommendations agreed upon at the meeting of the International Commission on Radiological Units and Measurements (ICRU) held in Montreux, Switzerland, in April 1962. It is written in a report form with a preface including symbols, abbreviations and definitions of terms used in the report. The report consists of four sections: (1) Direct and relative measurements of the activity of radioactive sources; (2) Low-level radioactivity in materials and its relation to radiological measurements; (3) Availability of radioactivity standards, present and future requirements; and (4) Techniques for measuring radioactivity in samples and living subjects. A list of references and two appendices are also included. (HM)
Descriptors: Conference Reports, Global Approach, International Studies, Measurement Techniques, Physics, Radiology, Science Education, Sciences, Standards, Technology
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (Stock Number 003-003-00132-5; $2.30)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Bureau of Standards (DOC), Washington, DC.
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