Accession Number : ADA137731


Title :   Radiation Survey for Installation of the Cobalt-60 Theratron-80 at Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute.


Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,


Corporate Author : ARMED FORCES RADIOBIOLOGY RESEARCH INST BETHESDA MD


Personal Author(s) : Ferlic,K P


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/get-tr-doc/pdf?AD=ADA137731


Report Date : Dec 1983


Pagination or Media Count : 48


Abstract : This report documents the initial radiation survey for installation of the cobalt-60 teletherapy unit in the Standards Lab of the Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute. Room modifications, alarms, and interlocks for this installation are described. Exposure levels as observed for the approved irradiation configurations are provided. Estimated personnel exposures and additional shielding recommendations pro-rated to the maximum authorized source load are made.


Descriptors :   *Radiobiology, *Radiation, *Surveys, *Research facilities, Military facilities, Radiation shielding, Modification, Space(Room)


Subject Categories : Radiobiology
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE