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Solid state radiation dosimeters for space and medical applications

Solid state radiation dosimeters for space and medical applications

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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, National Technical Information Service, distributor in Pasadena, Calif, [Washington, DC, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Radiation detectors,
  • Monitors,
  • Dosage,
  • CMOS,
  • Radiation belts,
  • Protons,
  • Electrons,
  • Terrestrial radiation

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMartin G. Buehler, editor.
    SeriesNASA contractor report -- NASA CR-112592.
    ContributionsBuehler, Martin G., Jet Propulsion Laboratory (U.S.), United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17837981M
    OCLC/WorldCa40307790

    14 Solid-State Detector Dosimetry Introduction Thermoluminescence Dosimetry Optically-Stimulated Luminescence Dosimeters Scintillation Dosimetry Semiconductor Detectors for Dosimetry Exercises 15 Reference Dosimetry for External Beam Radiation Therapy Introduction   Radiation dosimeters are small radiation detectors worn on the body that monitor the personal accumulated radiation dose received by an individual from external sources. These devices can be worn by responders for worker protection and to assist in tactical response decisions following a radiation release. Included reports: highlight, market survey report and .

    Ionizing radiation has always been present in the natural environment. However, this radiation is not easily detected and since it also possesses high ionizing power and penetration strength, it constitutes a risk to human health when it is found outside of its acceptable limits. The adverse effects of ionizing radiation on human health need to be systematically monitored in order to Cited by: 1. This way, applications of solid-state dosimeters in radiation detection has become recurrent in recent technologies. At an atomic level, atoms in the solid state are close to each other. On the other hand, atoms are fairly far apart from each other in gases and liquids. This makes solids to be with a higher density when compared to liquids and.

    Chapter 3 RADIATION DOSIMETERS J. IZEWSKA Division of Human Health, International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna G. RAJAN Medical Physics and Safety Section, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India INTRODUCTION A radiation dosimeter is a device, instrument or system that measures orFile Size: KB. Eduardo G. Yukihara is the Head of the Radiation Metrology Section and of the Dosimetry Group at the Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI), Switzerland. He is also Adjunct Professor at the Physics Department, Oklahoma State University (OSU), Adjunct Professor at the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Clemson University, Associate Editor of the Radiation .


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Radiat. Meas., 46 (), pp. Cited by: Get this from a library. Solid state radiation dosimeters for space and medical applications. [Martin G Buehler; Jet Propulsion Laboratory (U.S.); United States.

National Aeronautics and Space Administration.;]. Schulman J H Solid state dosimeters for radiation measurement, Progress in Nuclear Energy Health Physics (Series XII) Pergamon Schulman J H, Attix F H, West E J and Ginther R J New thermoluminescent dosimeter Rev. sci. Instrum. 31 Syed Naeem Ahmed, in Physics and Engineering of Radiation Detection (Second Edition), A Thermoluminescent dosimetry.

In the chapter on solid-state detectors we briefly mentioned that there is a class of solids that can store radiation energy. This stored energy is released in the form of photons when the material is heated.

Among the wide choice of solid state detectors that can be used for applications in radiotherapy, brachytherapy, diagnostic radiology and radiation protection of the patient Author: Juan Azorin. Basic dosimetric principle and dosimeters 1. Basic Dosimetric principles and Dosimeters Vinay Desai Radiation Physics KIDWAI MEMORIAL INSTITUTE OF ONCOLOGY Bengaluru 2.

Contents 1. Dosimetry 2. Hierarchy of Dosimetric regulation 3. Radiation Dosimeters 4. General properties of Radiation Dosimeters 5. Gas filled detectors 6. This way, applications of solid-state dosimeters in radiation detection has become recurrent in recent technologies.

At an atomic level, atoms in the solid state are close to each other. On the other hand, atoms are fairly far apart from each other in gases and liquids. This makes solids to be with a higher density when compared to liquids and Cited by: 7. Micro-Fabricated Solid-State Radiation Detectors for Active Personal Dosimetry John D.

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This instrument uses a. Solid-state detector, also called Semiconductor Radiation Detector, radiation detector in which a semiconductor material such as a silicon or germanium crystal constitutes the detecting medium.

One such device consists of a p-n junction across which a pulse of current develops when a particle of ionizing radiation traverses it. In a different device, the absorption of ionizing. Martin G. Buehler, 1 book Etienne Sicard, 1 book Sonia Delmas Bendhia, 1 book Harry Veendrick, 1 book Jianqing Zheng, 1 book Michael Falk, 1 book Vadim Issakov, 1 book Jean P.

Mermet, 1 book H. Veendrick, 1 book. @article{osti_, title = {SOLID STATE DOSIMETERS FOR RADIATION MEASUREMENT}, author = {Schulman, J.H.}, abstractNote = {Exposure to ionizing radiation can produce changes in a number of the physical properties of insulating solids.

Changes in optical properties-- specifically in absorption and luminescenee--are especially striking with some. Dosimeters for Space Radiation Objectives of Space Radiation Dosimetry The objectives of space radiation dosimetry include the following.

Accurately monitor the ionizing radiation exposure of space crews, permitting conduct of the mission so as to. Radiation Dosimeters 1. General requirements for dosimeters #Dosimeter is a device that measures directly or indirectly • Exposure • Kerma • Absorbed dose • Equivalent dose • Or other related quantities.

#The dosimeter along with. Types of Radiation Dosimeter There are quite a few radiation dosimeter types available.

They include quartz fiber, film badge, thermoluminescent and solid state dosimeter models. Quartz fiber dosimeters need to be charged daily. Film badge dosimeter models are disposable and inexpensive. They indicate exposure through a change of color on the film.

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A dosimeter is a type of scientific instrument, used to measure exposure. While certain types of dosimeters can be used to track exposure to loud noise, the most common type of dosimeter used is the radiation or thermoluminescent (TLD) dosimeter: These dosimeters, taking the form of small badges or wrist bands worn on the body, are used to measure the dosage of harmful radiation.

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Radiation protection, also known as radiological protection, is defined by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) as "The protection of people from harmful effects of exposure to ionizing radiation, and the means for achieving this". Exposure can be from a source of radiation external to the human body or due to internal irradiation caused by the ingestion of radioactive.

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The space radiation to which crews are exposed consists of the particles in theAuthor: Walter Schimmerling. Aims include: - Develop a bench-top system to advance the state-of-the-art of Silicon micro-dosimeters (SMDs) to incorporate proven advancements into the flight engineering model.

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