Accession Number : AD0706590

Title :   QUANTITATIVE STUDIES ON THE EFFECTS OF NON-IONIZING RADIATION ON THE SKIN. II. THE ABSORPTION OF HUMAN SKIN BETWEEN 440 AND 1000 mu FOR BLACK BODY RADIATION AT VARIOUS COLOR TEMPERATURES,

Corporate Author : ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB FORT KNOX KY

Personal Author(s) : Heer,Raymond R. , Jr

Report Date : 11 MAY 1951

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : The object of the study was to show the expected maximum absorption of various types of skin for radiation between 440 and 1,000 millimicrons emanating from black body sources of various color temperatures. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SKIN(ANATOMY), OPTICAL PROPERTIES), ABSORPTION, BLACKBODY RADIATION, TEMPERATURE

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE