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Title: Ionization in liquids. Final technical report, November 1, 1993--December 31, 1995

Abstract

The objective of these studies which began in 1993 was to provide new information on electron and ion transport and reactions in model liquids and biomimetic systems that is pertinent to the roles of charged species in inducing radiobiological damage and to elucidate the interrelationship among the carcinogenicity, mutagenicity and electrophilicity of chemicals. This final report summarizes research efforts in the following areas: electrons in biological systems; and electron and ion transport and reactions in model liquids. In biological systems attention was focused on the following: excess electrons as probes of carcinogen electrophilicity; cost effectiveness of k{sub e} as a carcinogen-screening test; and conversion of k{sub e} to a carcinogen-screening electronic device. In model liquids, research was focused on two areas. The first investigated radiation-induced dimerization of fullerenes. The second area studied radiolytic synthesis of fullerene derivatives.

Authors:
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Case Western Reserve Univ., Cleveland, OH (United States). Dept. of Radiology
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Energy Research, Washington, DC (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
468543
Report Number(s):
DOE/ER/60617-T2
ON: DE97005228; TRN: 97:010033
DOE Contract Number:
FG02-88ER60617
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Resource Relation:
Other Information: PBD: 29 Mar 1996
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
56 BIOLOGY AND MEDICINE, APPLIED STUDIES; CARCINOGEN SCREENING; BIOLOGICAL RADIATION EFFECTS; PROGRESS REPORT; CARCINOGENS; RESEARCH PROGRAMS; FULLERENES; DIMERIZATION

Citation Formats

Bakale, G. Ionization in liquids. Final technical report, November 1, 1993--December 31, 1995. United States: N. p., 1996. Web. doi:10.2172/468543.
Bakale, G. Ionization in liquids. Final technical report, November 1, 1993--December 31, 1995. United States. doi:10.2172/468543.
Bakale, G. 1996. "Ionization in liquids. Final technical report, November 1, 1993--December 31, 1995". United States. doi:10.2172/468543. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/468543.
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