Introduction To Radiation Physics and DosimetrySteven L. SimonPDF
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explains the following topic: Basic concepts of the nucleus and the nuclear
particles involved in radioactive decay, differences between radioactivity and
radiation, processes that lead to emission of radiation, processes that lead to
absorption of radiation in tissue, approximate ranges of energies in which the
various emission and absorption processes operate, Sources of radiation exposure
in normal life.