SNS 421: Radiation Protection and Dosimetry Tutorials

Radiation dosimetry; 

Linear Energy Transfer (LET) radiation in applied radiation physics;

Mixed field dosimetry;

Concept of Kerma; 

Non – Ionising radiations;

Basic Properties.

Protection measures and standards;   

Biological effects of radiation;  

Effects of dose and dose-rate;

Principles of radiation therapy;  

Radiation carcinogenesis and mutagenesis; 

Radiation safety. 

Disposal of radioactive waste:  Basic safety criteria and options available;  

Monitoring systems;

Radiation shielding;  

Radiation assessment of radiation and other hazards.


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