The Resource Scientific basis for evaluating the risks to populations from space applications of plutonium : recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements

Scientific basis for evaluating the risks to populations from space applications of plutonium : recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements

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Scientific basis for evaluating the risks to populations from space applications of plutonium : recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Title
Scientific basis for evaluating the risks to populations from space applications of plutonium
Title remainder
recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Action
digitized
Cataloging source
KNOVL
Dewey number
612/.01448
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
RA569
LC item number
.N353 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • statistics
NLM call number
  • 2001 I-658
  • WN 620
NLM item number
N2745s 2001
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National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Series statement
NCRP report
Series volume
no. 131
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  • Radiation
  • Plutonium
  • Radioactive wastes
  • Environmental risk assessment
Label
Scientific basis for evaluating the risks to populations from space applications of plutonium : recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
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https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=https://app.knovel.com/hotlink/toc/id:kpSBERPSA2/scientific-basis-for?kpromoter=marc
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Publication
Note
"Issued February 5, 2001."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 212-259) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""Preface""; ""Contents""; ""1. Introduction""; ""1.1 Space Applications of Plutonium-238""; ""1.2 Nuclear Safety in the United States Space Program""; ""1.3 Scope of Report""; ""2. Space Applications""; ""2.1 Missions""; ""2.2 Manufacturing Processes for Plutonium-238 Thermoelectric Generators""; ""3. Physical and Chemical Properties of Plutonium-238 ""; ""3.1 Introduction ""; ""3.2 Physical Properties ""; ""3.3 Chemical Properties ""; ""3.4 Chemical Behavior in the Environment ""; ""3.5 Role of Specific Activity on Physical/Chemical Behavior ""; ""4. Source Term ""
  • ""4.1 Introduction """"4.2 Impact Testing ""; ""4.3 Projectile Testing ""; ""4.4 Explosion Overpressure Tests ""; ""4.5 Plutonium-Dioxide-238 Vaporization by Flame Heating ""; ""4.6 Conclusions ""; ""5. Environmental Transport of Released Plutonium-238 ""; ""5.1 Introduction ""; ""5.2 Transport Through Air ""; ""5.3 Transport in and on Soils ""; ""5.4 Transport into and onto Plants ""; ""5.5 Transport into and Through Farm Animals ""; ""5.6 Transport Through Aquatic Systems ""
  • ""5.7 Considerations for any Plutonium-238 Released from Radioisotope Thermoelectric Generator in Accidents Involving Space Missions Launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida """"6. Ecological Risk from Plutonium-238 in the Environment ""; ""6.1 Effects of Plutonium-238 on Biota ""; ""6.2 Radiosensitivity of Plants and Animals ""; ""7. Plutonium Metabolism and Biokinetics ""; ""7.1 Introduction ""; ""7.2 Gastrointestinal Absorption ""; ""7.3 Inhalation ""; ""7.4 Absorption of Plutonium Through Intact Skin ""; ""7.5 Systemic Distribution of Plutonium ""
  • ""8. Dosimetry for Plutonium-Dioxide-238 Fuel Sources """"8.1 Exposure Conditions and General Considerations ""; ""8.2 External Dosimetry ""; ""8.3 Internal Dosimetry ""; ""9. Biological Effects of Plutonium-238 in Laboratory Animals ""; ""9.1 Introduction ""; ""9.2 Deterministic Effects ""; ""9.3 Neoplasia ""; ""9.4 Interaction of Plutonium with other Materials ""; ""9.5 Cancer Risk Estimates for Plutonium in Laboratory Animals ""; ""9.6 Summary ""; ""10. Studies of Plutonium-Exposed Humans ""; ""10.1 Clinical Investigations ""; ""10.2 Epidemiologic Studies of Plutonium Workers ""
  • ""11. Human Health Risks from Plutonium-238 """"12. Research Needs, Summary, and Conclusions ""; ""12.1 Research Needs ""; ""12.2 Summary and Conclusions ""; ""Glossary ""; ""References ""; ""The NCRP ""; ""Officers ""; ""Members ""; ""Honorary Members ""; ""Lauriston S. Taylor Lecturers ""; ""Committees Engaged in Formulating Recommendations ""; ""Collaborating Organizations ""; ""Special Liaison Participants ""; ""NCRP Publications ""; ""NCRP Reports ""; ""NCRP Commentaries ""; ""Proceedings of the Annual Meeting ""; ""Lauriston S. Taylor Lectures ""; ""Symposium Proceedings ""
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 280 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781601192189
Lccn
00037978
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
  • Knovel
  • Knovel
Other physical details
illustrations.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)123435355
  • (OCoLC)ocn123435355
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Scientific basis for evaluating the risks to populations from space applications of plutonium : recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=https://app.knovel.com/hotlink/toc/id:kpSBERPSA2/scientific-basis-for?kpromoter=marc
Publication
Note
"Issued February 5, 2001."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 212-259) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""Preface""; ""Contents""; ""1. Introduction""; ""1.1 Space Applications of Plutonium-238""; ""1.2 Nuclear Safety in the United States Space Program""; ""1.3 Scope of Report""; ""2. Space Applications""; ""2.1 Missions""; ""2.2 Manufacturing Processes for Plutonium-238 Thermoelectric Generators""; ""3. Physical and Chemical Properties of Plutonium-238 ""; ""3.1 Introduction ""; ""3.2 Physical Properties ""; ""3.3 Chemical Properties ""; ""3.4 Chemical Behavior in the Environment ""; ""3.5 Role of Specific Activity on Physical/Chemical Behavior ""; ""4. Source Term ""
  • ""4.1 Introduction """"4.2 Impact Testing ""; ""4.3 Projectile Testing ""; ""4.4 Explosion Overpressure Tests ""; ""4.5 Plutonium-Dioxide-238 Vaporization by Flame Heating ""; ""4.6 Conclusions ""; ""5. Environmental Transport of Released Plutonium-238 ""; ""5.1 Introduction ""; ""5.2 Transport Through Air ""; ""5.3 Transport in and on Soils ""; ""5.4 Transport into and onto Plants ""; ""5.5 Transport into and Through Farm Animals ""; ""5.6 Transport Through Aquatic Systems ""
  • ""5.7 Considerations for any Plutonium-238 Released from Radioisotope Thermoelectric Generator in Accidents Involving Space Missions Launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida """"6. Ecological Risk from Plutonium-238 in the Environment ""; ""6.1 Effects of Plutonium-238 on Biota ""; ""6.2 Radiosensitivity of Plants and Animals ""; ""7. Plutonium Metabolism and Biokinetics ""; ""7.1 Introduction ""; ""7.2 Gastrointestinal Absorption ""; ""7.3 Inhalation ""; ""7.4 Absorption of Plutonium Through Intact Skin ""; ""7.5 Systemic Distribution of Plutonium ""
  • ""8. Dosimetry for Plutonium-Dioxide-238 Fuel Sources """"8.1 Exposure Conditions and General Considerations ""; ""8.2 External Dosimetry ""; ""8.3 Internal Dosimetry ""; ""9. Biological Effects of Plutonium-238 in Laboratory Animals ""; ""9.1 Introduction ""; ""9.2 Deterministic Effects ""; ""9.3 Neoplasia ""; ""9.4 Interaction of Plutonium with other Materials ""; ""9.5 Cancer Risk Estimates for Plutonium in Laboratory Animals ""; ""9.6 Summary ""; ""10. Studies of Plutonium-Exposed Humans ""; ""10.1 Clinical Investigations ""; ""10.2 Epidemiologic Studies of Plutonium Workers ""
  • ""11. Human Health Risks from Plutonium-238 """"12. Research Needs, Summary, and Conclusions ""; ""12.1 Research Needs ""; ""12.2 Summary and Conclusions ""; ""Glossary ""; ""References ""; ""The NCRP ""; ""Officers ""; ""Members ""; ""Honorary Members ""; ""Lauriston S. Taylor Lecturers ""; ""Committees Engaged in Formulating Recommendations ""; ""Collaborating Organizations ""; ""Special Liaison Participants ""; ""NCRP Publications ""; ""NCRP Reports ""; ""NCRP Commentaries ""; ""Proceedings of the Annual Meeting ""; ""Lauriston S. Taylor Lectures ""; ""Symposium Proceedings ""
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 280 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781601192189
Lccn
00037978
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
  • Knovel
  • Knovel
Other physical details
illustrations.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)123435355
  • (OCoLC)ocn123435355
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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