A simple presentation of the extensive thoughts underlying radiological physics and radiation dosimetry for the graduate-level scholar. Covers photon and neutron attenuation, radiation and charged particle equilibrium, interactions of photons and charged debris with subject, radiotherapy dosimetry, in addition to photographic, calorimetric, chemical, and thermoluminescence dosimetry. comprises many new derivations, corresponding to Kramers X-ray spectrum, in addition to subject matters that experience no longer been completely analyzed in different texts, reminiscent of broad-beam attenuation and geometrics, and the reciprocity theorem. topics are layed out in a logical series, making the themes more uncomplicated for college kids to stick with. Supplemented with various diagrams and tables.
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