Accession Number : AD0697921

Title :   PROGRESS REPORT PROBLEM H01-32 - AIRBORNE RADIAC 1 JANUARY 1969 - 30 JUNE 1969.

Descriptive Note : Memorandum rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Peters,Charles W.

Report Date : OCT 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : The report covers the preliminary design of an airborne radiation detector for use in an Airborne Radiac - Flyable Breadboard to measure the ground level dose rate over a fallout field after the fallout cloud has passed. Detailed computer calculations support the gamma ray spectral intensity versus altitude characteristics estimated in the previous progress report. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS, FALLOUT), (*GAMMA COUNTERS, AIRBORNE), GAMMA RAYS, SCINTILLATION COUNTERS, ALTITUDE, DOSE RATE

Subject Categories : Nuclear Instrumentation
      Radioactiv, Radioactive Wastes & Fission Prod

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE