Radiological safety aspects of the operation of proton accelerators
Read Online

Radiological safety aspects of the operation of proton accelerators by Thomas, Ralph H.

  • 335 Want to read
  • ·
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by International Atomic Energy Agency, UNIPUB [distributor] in Vienna, Lanham, MD .
Written in English


  • Proton accelerators.,
  • Radiation -- Safety measures.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statement[written by Ralph H. Thomas and Graham R. Stevenson].
SeriesTechnical reports series / International Atomic Energy Agency ;, no. 283, Technical reports series (International Atomic Energy Agency) ;, no. 283.
ContributionsStevenson, Graham R., International Atomic Energy Agency.
LC ClassificationsHD9698.A1 I6 no. 283, QC787.P7 I6 no. 283
The Physical Object
Pagination473 p. :
Number of Pages473
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2135741M
ISBN 109201251882
LC Control Number88202058

Download Radiological safety aspects of the operation of proton accelerators


Radiological Safety Aspects of the Operation of Proton Accelerators Technical Reports Series No. This report serves as a guide for the planning and implementation of radiation protection programmes for all types of positive ion accelerators. A recent review of the various radiation safety issues relevant to proton medical accelerator has been made by Mukherjee. [1] The estimation of the induced radioactive concentrations can be made Author: Bhaskar Mukherjee. Radiological safety aspects of the operation of proton accelerators. By Ralph H Thomas and Graham Roger Stevenson. Topics: Health Physics and Radiation Effects. Publisher: IAEA. Year: OAI identifier: oai: Provided by: Author: Ralph H Thomas and Graham Roger Stevenson.   Buy Radiological Safety Aspects of the Operation of Proton Accelerators by Ralph H. Thomas, Graham R. Stevenson from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Book Edition: Illustrated Edition.

Unlike other facility categories, such as plutonium facilities, the diversity of accelerator types, their size, design, and beam properties require varying strate- gies for radiation safety. For example, proton accelerators, in contrast to electron accelerators, exhibit different radiation characterist its, and hence me~urernent control processes. Safety programme Radiation safety Accelerator safety Linear accelerators used in radiation therapy General radiation safety Reliability of dosimetry Control of dose distribution Safe .   This book provides a glance view on phase space dynamics of electron beam, motion of relativistic electrons in three-dimensional ideal undulator magnetic field, numerical simulation of electron multi-beam linear accelerator EVT, nuclear safety design of high energy accelerator facilities, and radiation safety aspects of operation of electron. Radiation Protection and Radiation Safety for Particle Accelerator Facilities hall at the surface is accessible during operation Compact Accelerators for Isotope Production •Radiation Protection aspects must be considered early in the design phase.

“This book is an outstanding collection of essential information about accelerator physics and design. For those working with accelerators, it would be a very handy source of essential practical information on the design and operation of linear and circular accelerators for high-energy physics and synchrotron radiation.”. Abstract and Figures The radiological safety aspects of a enriched uranium based subcritical assembly coupled to a neutron generating MeV, 1mA proton accelerator is presented here. In the. complicated radiation situations can be reasonably quantitatively assessed. In particular, it is hoped that this guide will provide reference values that will lead to an overall consistency in assessments of all aspects of radiation safety associated with the xii I! J 1 I (l II operation of an accelerator. Shareable Link. Use the link below to share a full-text version of this article with your friends and colleagues. Learn more.