ICRP Publication 116: Conversion Coefficients for Radiological Protection Quantities for External Radiation Exposures

1st Edition

Annals of the ICRP Volume 40 Issues 2-5

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    Table of Contents

    PREFACE

    MAIN POINTS

    EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

    1. INTRODUCTION

    2. Quantities used in radiation protection for external exposure

    3. Determination of organ absorbed doses OF the ICRP/ICRU REFERENCE phantomS

    4. Conversion coefficients for external exposure

    5. Relationships between dose conversion coefficients For operational and protection quantities

    References

    Annex A – Effective dose conversion coefficients

    Annex B – Organ absorbed dose conversion coefficients for photons

    Annex C – Organ absorbed dose conversion coefficients for neutrons

    Annex D – Skeletal fluence-to-dose response functions – Photons

    Annex E – Skeletal fluence-to-dose response functions – Neutrons

    Annex F – Conversion coefficients for the eye lens

    Annex G – Special considerations for assessing the local skin equivalent dose

    Annex H – Effective dose for superior hemisphere semi isotropic irradiation for aircraft crew dosimetry

    Annex I – Methods used for evaluation of reference data

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    No. of pages:
    304
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2011
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    Elsevier
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    9781455728589