BIOLOGICAL SHIELDING OF MARITIME REACTORS

The interaction of radiation with matter; The effects of radiation on man, and the fundamentals of dosimetry; Radiation effects in materials, properties of shielding materials; Sources of penetrating radiation in reactors; The influence of source geometry on the space distribution of radiation fluxes; The penetration of fast neutrons; The space energy distribution of neutrons in shields; The calculation of gamma-ray attenuation; Capture gamma rays and heat release; Radiation streaming through channels in shields; Activation problems; Radiation safety on nuclear propelled ships; Maritime reactor shields; design principles and plant layout.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Translation of Monograph Biologicheskaya Zashchita Sudovykh Reaktorov, Leningrad, 1964 408p, by G. D. Myers
  • Corporate Authors:

    National Science Foundation

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    Washington, DC  USA  20550
  • Authors:
    • Broder, D L
    • Popkov, K K
    • Rubanov, S M
  • Publication Date: 1970

Media Info

  • Pagination: 364 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00015362
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 13 1973 12:00AM