IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Development of position-sensitive tissue equivalent proportional chamber for space dosimetry

2007 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium

Author(s): S. Sasaki ; K. Saito ; H. Tawara ; T. Nagayoshi ; Y. Fujita ; T. Doke ; K. Terasawa ; K. Miuchi ; H. Matsumoto ; Y. Uchihori
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 October 2007
Conference Location: Honolulu, HI, USA
Conference Date: 26 October 2007
Volume: 3
Page(s): 1,826 - 1,829
ISBN (CD): 978-1-4244-0923-5
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-0922-8
ISSN (Paper): 1095-7863
DOI: 10.1109/NSSMIC.2007.4436513
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Radiation effects on human body are evaluated using dose equivalent H, defined as the product of the absorbed dose and the quality factor given as a function of LET. In space, there exist many... View More

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