radiation physics


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radiation physics

[‚rād·ē′ā·shən ′fiz·iks]
(physics)
The study of ionizing radiation and its effects on matter.
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Radiographers are required in large numbers in nursing homes, Students learn about anatomy, physiology and radiation physics as a part of the course hospitals, diagnostic centres and super specialty hospitals.
The government proposed Tanaka, an expert in radiation physics, to be the new nuclear body chief partly because of his work to clean up radiation-contaminated soil after the nuclear crisis.
TOKYO - The government proposed to the Diet on Thursday that Shunichi Tanaka, an expert in radiation physics, be appointed to head the new nuclear regulatory authority it is aiming to launch in early September.
The findings by Switzerland's Institute of Radiation Physics were inconclusive, but revived speculation that Arafat was poisoned.
L'Institute for Radiation Physics de Lausanne (Suisse), qui a analyse des echantillons biologiques preleves sur les effets personnels d'Arafat, remis a sa veuve par l'hopital militaire francais de Percy, oE il est mort le 11 novembre 2004, y a decouvert "une quantite anormale de polonium", selon un documentaire diffuse mardi par Al-Jazeera.
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I know the training a cardiologist receives in radiation, and it is minuscule compared to that which a radiologist receives (a full first year--as a registrar--of instruction in radiation physics, with an entire part of a two-part examination devoted to the subject).
Belkic is professor of mathematical radiation physics at the Karolinska Institute, Sweden.
One sign of the breadth of the European fusion program is that the Romanian National Institute of Laser, Plasma and Radiation Physics has been chosen to put tungsten coatings on 2000 wall and divertor riles using a technique developed by the Romanian Fusion Association.
Throughout its existence, the firm is said to have continued to translate the fundamentals of radiation physics into the science of non-contact temperature measurements.
1) Department of Neurosurgery, (2) Department of Neuropathology, (3) Department of Medical Radiation Physics, and (4) Department of Applied Electronics, Lund University, The Rausing Laboratory and Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden

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