Accession Number : ADA317133

Title :   Calibration, Quality Assurance, and Maintenance Program for Dosimetry Equipment and Selected Radiation Sources at AFRRI. Revision.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMED FORCES RADIOBIOLOGY RESEARCH INST BETHESDA MD

Personal Author(s) : Myska, James C. ; Lively, Thomas A.

PDF Url : ADA317133

Report Date : OCT 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 32

Abstract : The AFRRI calibration and quality assurance program is laid out and described in detail. The protocols that form the foundation of this program are included for reference. The validation of a newer automated calibration system for ion chambers is also discussed. It is hoped that this document might be of use and interest to anyone who is instituting, reviewing, or modifying a calibration and quality assurance program.

Descriptors :   *IONIZATION CHAMBERS, *CALIBRATION, *DOSIMETERS, DATA BASES, SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE, COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN, QUALITY ASSURANCE, DOSE RATE, BUFFER STORAGE, COBALT, ELECTROMETERS.

Subject Categories : Nuclear Instrumentation
      Nuclear Radiation Shield, Protection & Safety

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE