ERIC Number: ED192104
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Nuclear Technology Series. Course 22: Advanced Radionuclide Analysis.
Center for Occupational Research and Development, Inc., Waco, TX.; Technical Education Research Center, Waco, TX.
This technical specialty course is one of thirty-five courses designed for use by two-year postsecondary institutions in five nuclear technician curriculum areas: (1) radiation protection technician, (2) nuclear instrumentation and control technician, (3) nuclear materials processing technician, (4) nuclear quality-assurance/quality-control technician, and (5) nuclear reactor (plant) operator trainee. This course, Advanced Radionuclide Analysis, contains seven modules: Survey of Methods Used in Radionuclide Analysis (Sample Collection and Analysis), Gamma Spectrometry, Alpha Spectrometry, Beta Spectrometry, Radiochemical Methods of Analysis by Liquid Scintillation Counting, Neutron Activation Analysis, and Determination of Specific Nuclides (in the Environment). Each module follows a typical format including the following sections: introduction, module prerequisites, objectives, subject matter, exercises, materials, procedures, data tables, reference materials, and tests. (A master index and suggested program planning guides are also available--see CE 026 856 and CE 026 639-643.) (LRA)
Descriptors: Chemical Analysis, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Nuclear Energy, Nuclear Physics, Postsecondary Education, Quality Control, Technical Education, Technical Occupations
Center for Occupational Research and Development, 4800 Lakewood Dr., Suite 5, Waco, TX 76710 (Modules are available individually or by course; write for prices)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Center for Occupational Research and Development, Inc., Waco, TX.; Technical Education Research Center, Waco, TX.