Accession Number : AD0780578
Title : Response to DCPA Questions on Fallout.
Descriptive Note : Research rept.,
Corporate Author : DEFENSE CIVIL PREPAREDNESS AGENCY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Greene,Jack C.
Report Date : NOV 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 50
Abstract : Contents: The portion of activity deposited in local fallout; Effects of small changes in burst height on the amount of local fallout; Effects of soil type and building material on the portion of radioactivity deposited in local fallout; The radioiodine problem--inhalation; Detection of fallout by the physical senses; Feasibility of developing fallout prediction techniques for operational applications; Radioactivity of craters of multi-megaton explosions; Interaction of simultaneous surface bursts.
Descriptors : *Nuclear explosions, *Fallout, *Civil defense, Predictions, Radiation effects, Iodine, Reviews
Subject Categories : Civil Defense
Radioactiv, Radioactive Wastes & Fission Prod
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE