Accession Number : AD0636185

Title :   A PROCEDURE FOR MINIMIZING PERSONNEL HAZARDS WHILE CHANGING TRITIUM TARGETS IN ACCELERATORS.

Descriptive Note : Technical note.

Corporate Author : ARMED FORCES RADIOBIOLOGY RESEARCH INST BETHESDA MD

Personal Author(s) : Aberle ,J. A. ; MacDonald ,A. R. ; Porter,S. W. , Jr

Report Date : MAY 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : A detailed procedure for minimizing personnel hazards while changing tritium targets in accelerators is given. The step-by-step process utilizes an airtight stainless steel glove box. The use of a plastic containment area is also described. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ION ACCELERATORS, RADIATION EFFECTS), (*TRITIATED COMPOUNDS, SHIELDING), PARTICLE ACCELERATORS, GLOVES

Subject Categories : Particle Accelerators

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE