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Title: Present status of radiochromic techniques for nuclear radiation measurements
Authors: Vajapurkar, S G
Bera, Anuradha
Keywords: Radiation processing
Radiochromic film
Leuco dyes
Issue Date: Nov-2010
Publisher: NISCAIR-CSIR, India
Abstract: Various developmental stages of radiochromic dosimetry in kGy to mGy range depending on its applications in radiation processing industries, radiological safety, medical sciences, nuclear or dirty bomb exposition and radiation accident have been described. Leuco dyes, pH sensitive dye with halogen containing compound and radiation induced solid state polymerization are the basic chemical methods presently in use for radiochromic techniques. The present status including achievements, limitations and R&D required for further improvements of accurate and precision measurements has also been highlighted. The reader system for mapping of radiation distributions in patient dosimetry and accurate measurements of personal doses in any nuclear or radiological accident scenario are also elaborated.
Page(s): 830-836
CC License:  CC Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.5 India
ISSN: 0975-1041 (Online); 0019-5596 (Print)
Source:IJPAP Vol.48(11) [November 2010]

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