Accession Number : ADA995351

Title :   Operation GREENHOUSE. Scientific Director's Report of Atomic Weapon Tests at Eniwetok, 1951. Annex 1.2. Delayed Gamma-Ray Measurements. Part 2. Measurement of Total Gamma-Ray Intensity vs. Time after One Millisecond,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL BUREAU OF STANDARDS WASHINGTON D C RADIATION PHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s) : Gibson,Harold F. ; Miller,William ; Saunders,Edward R. ; Smeltzer,Jack C. ; Wyckoff,Harold O.

Report Date : 01 SEP 1985

Pagination or Media Count : 75

Abstract : The gamma-ray dosage rate was determined in Operation Greenhouse to provide data for computing the bomb efficiencies; to provide an absolute calibration for the shorter-recording-time instruments; to provide absolute calibration for the total-gamma-dosage measurements; and to investigate the feasibility of evasive action by personnel.

Descriptors :   *GAMMA RAYS, *NUCLEAR EXPLOSION TESTING, DOSE RATE, RADIATION MEASURING INSTRUMENTS, INTENSITY, DELAY, CALIBRATION, TIME, PERSONNEL, EVASION, SCINTILLATION, ENEWETOK ATOLL

Subject Categories : Nuclear Instrumentation
      Nuclear Physics & Elementary Particle Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE