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Radiation measurements in nuclear power

Radiation measurements in nuclear power

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Published by Institute of Physics and Physical Society in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear engineering -- Congresses.,
  • Radioactivity -- Measurement -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statementproceedings of the International Conference organized by the Central Electricity Generating Board in collaboration with the Institute of Physics and the Physical Society, Berkeley Nuclear Laboratories, September 1966.
    SeriesInstitute of Physics and Physical Society. Conference series, no. 2, Conference series (Institute of Physics and the Physical Society) ;, no. 2.
    ContributionsGreat Britain. Central Electricity Generating Board., Institute of Physics and the Physical Society.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTK9006 .R32
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 455 p.
    Number of Pages455
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5577904M
    LC Control Number67090512

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      Wipes and protective clothing were collected for separate incineration. This campaign allowed state, prefectural, and municipal representatives to record ‘safe’ radiation measurements in areas of Fukushima’s disaster zone—a major Japanese policy priority, particularly with the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games on the horizon.   The crisis at the Fukushima nuclear reactor complex in Japan, caused by a record earthquake and equally record shattering tsunami, has created a maelstrom of fear, uncertainty, and doubt (FUD) when it comes to radiation measurements.


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