Accession Number : AD0636646

Title :   RADIONUCLIDES PRODUCED IN MAN BY HIGH ENERGY PROTONS.

Corporate Author : UPPSALA UNIV (SWEDEN) GUSTAF WERNER INST

Personal Author(s) : HALLER, I. B. ; Jung,B.

Report Date : 18 NOV 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 34

Abstract : The activity of radionuclides produced by 150 MeV protons in targets of the elementary composition of the human brain and the whole human body was calculated from known or estimated spallation cross sections. The absorbed radiation dose due to delayed nuclear disintegrations was also estimated. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*RADIATION DOSAGE, *PROTONS), (*NUCLEAR REACTIONS, RADIOBIOLOGY), SPALLATION, RADIOACTIVE DECAY, RADIATION EFFECTS, BRAIN, HUMANS, SWEDEN

Subject Categories : Radiobiology
      Nuclear Physics & Elementary Particle Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE