lithium fluoride dosimetry

lithium fluoride dosimetry

[′lith·ē·əm ′flu̇r‚īd dō′sim·ə·trē]
(nucleonics)
A method of dosimetry in which the radiation dose received by a sample of the phosphor lithium fluoride is determined by measuring the thermoluminescent output of the phosphor upon heating, following the irradiation.
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