Accession Number : ADD006001

Title :   Atmospheric Radon Monitor.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Bressan,David J ; Larson,Reginald E

Report Date : 20 Feb 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : Apparatus for monitoring the radioactivity of airborne particulate matter by automatically and continually filtering discrete samples of air to collect the airborne particulate matter on a filter tape and automatically detecting, counting and recording the beta emissions therefrom to determine the atmospheric radon concentration. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Radioactive isotopes, *Radon, *Atmospheric chemistry, *Samplers, Airborne, Particulates, Filter analysis, Sampling, Beta particles, Concentration(Chemistry)

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE