3 Mile Island. Chernobyl. Nuclear meltdowns that can spell disaster for decades to come. For a number of professions including nuclear engineering, environmental engineering, radiology, and space physics, the most hazardous aspect of the job is the proper handling of radioactive material and the assessment of radiation doses. This book provides an understanding of the principles and techniques used in modern radiation shield design and analysis.
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This edition presents in a more unified fashion the principles and techniques of performing radiation shielding calculations. It attemps to present as much current data and information as possible. The emphasis is on the principles behind many techniques used in various aspects of shield analysis.
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Book Description Prentice Hall, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0131256912