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Applications of New Technology - External Dosimetry

1996 Health Physics Society Summer School

by Jack F. Higginbotham

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Published by Medical Physics Publishing Corporation .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Life Sciences - Biophysics,
  • Science

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages464
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11566086M
    ISBN 100944838693
    ISBN 109780944838693
    OCLC/WorldCa36390968

    A new, comprehensively updated edition of the acclaimed textbook by F.H. Attix (Introduction to Radiological Physics and Radiation Dosimetry) taking into account the substantial developments in dosimetry since its first edition. This monograph covers charged and uncharged particle interactions at a level consistent with the advanced use of the Monte Carlo method in dosimetry Author: Pedro Andreo.   Knowledge and understanding of the basic physics which underlies practice is critical for its successful application in the clinical environment. This wikibook addresses this requirement. The intent is a text which succinctly explains the physical basis of X-Rays and their modern application .


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