environmental radioactivity


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environmental radioactivity

[in‚vī·ərn¦ment·əl ‚rād·ē‚ō·ak′tiv·əd·ē]
(nucleonics)
Radioactivity that originates from natural and anthropogenic sources.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Al-Fahid referred to the renovation and modernisation of the IAEA laboratories in Seibersdorf, where the training of cadres from IAEA member-states will be carried out in food security, water resources management, human health, environmental radioactivity and livestock, underlining Qatar's keenness to be one of the 34 countries that have contributed to the financing of the IAEA laboratories' modernisation project.
The NRW informed Neil McEvoy AM that they don't have any staff expert in this field of environmental radioactivity. They are seemingly unaware how the Severn is completely different from the Irish Sea.
Basically, my research is on environmental radioactivity and the effects on man.
Environmental Radioactivity and Emergency Preparedness
Joseph Emmanuel, "Radon-thoron discriminative measurements in the high natural radiation areas of southwestern Cameroon," Journal of Environmental Radioactivity, vol.
Boucenna, "The radioactivity measurements in soils and fertilizers using gamma spectrometry technique," Journal of Environmental Radioactivity, vol.
A 2002 study published in the Journal of Environmental Radioactivity tested various crops and found that uranium concentration in plants, particularly in lettuce and radishes, increased linearly as researchers increased the uranium concentration in irrigation water.
Derivation of transfer parameters for use within the ERICA Tool and the default concentration ratios for terrestrial biota, Journal of Environmental Radioactivity 99: 1393-1407.
Vandecasteele Journal of Environmental Radioactivity 72 17 (2004).
Radon levels in groundwaters and natural radioactivity in soils of the volcanic region of La Garrotxa, Spain, Journal of Environmental Radioactivity, 128: 1-8.
(3) Prediction of the Fate of radioactive material in the South Pacific using a high-resolution ocean model by Dr M England and R Hazell, 2003 in Journal of Environmental Radioactivity.
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