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device for measurement of thoron in the breath

John Bachman Hursh

device for measurement of thoron in the breath

by John Bachman Hursh

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Published by The University of Rochester Atomic Energy Project, [1962] in Rochester, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Thoron -- Measurement,
  • Radiation dosimetry

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John B. Hursh, Arvin Lovaas.
    SeriesAEC research and development report -- UR-619., TID -- 4500.
    ContributionsLovaas, Arvin., University of Rochester. Dept. of Radiation Biology., U.S. Atomic Energy Commission.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination26 p. :
    Number of Pages26
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17607666M
    OCLC/WorldCa51198347

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Jan 21,  · Our paper presents two methods for simultaneous measurement of radon and thoron exhalation from soil and building materials: (1)-charcoal adsorption, respectively (2)-Lucas cell method. The both methods are applicable especially in the case of a soil flux enhanced in thoron gas/5(1).

Dec 14,  · Body burdens of Ra inferred from thoron in breath measurements in Guarapari inhabitants can reach levels of the order of 10 Bq. Last, but not least, the annual doses due to thoron inhalation in Guarapari may approach a value times higher than the worldwide annual average dose reported by UNSCEAR, thus deserving further investigation.

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(English). CONFHealth Author: E. Bujdosó. Body burdens of Ra inferred from thoron in breath measurements in Guarapari inhabitants can reach levels of the order of 10 Bq. Last, but not least, the annual doses due to thoron inhalation in Guarapari may approach a value times higher than the worldwide annual average dose reported by UNSCEAR, thus deserving further investigation.

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The chamber was operated at flow rates ranging from 90 to Lpm for exposures during this study, which produced transit times ranging from 2 to 13 seconds. The primary thoron measurement is made using a two-filter tube (6). Thoron concentrations are also monitored with two continuous flow-through scintillation monitors.

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