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Title: Measuring Concentrations of Particulate 140La in the Air

Abstract

Air sampling systems were deployed to measure the concentration of radioactive material in the air during the Full-Scale Radiological Dispersal Device experiments. The air samplers were positioned 100-600 meters downwind of the release point. The filters were collected immediately and analyzed in the field. Quantities for total activity collected on the air filters are reported along with additional information to compute the average or integrated air concentrations.

Authors:
 [1];  [2];  [2];  [2];  [1];  [1]
  1. Remote Sensing Lab. (RSL), Nellis AFB, Las Vegas, NV (United States)
  2. Pacific Northwest National Lab. (PNNL), Richland, WA (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Nevada Test Site (NTS), Mercury, NV (United States); Pacific Northwest National Lab. (PNNL), Richland, WA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), Office of Emergency Operations
OSTI Identifier:
1329325
Alternate Identifier(s):
OSTI ID: 1327122
Report Number(s):
DOE/NV/25946-2565; PNNL-SA-112853
Journal ID: ISSN 0017-9078
Grant/Contract Number:  
AC52-06NA25946; AC05‐76RL01830; AC05-76RL01830
Resource Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Health Physics
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 110; Journal Issue: 5; Journal ID: ISSN 0017-9078
Publisher:
Health Physics Society
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
61 RADIATION PROTECTION AND DOSIMETRY; 63 RADIATION, THERMAL, AND OTHER ENVIRON. POLLUTANT EFFECTS ON LIVING ORGS. AND BIOL. MAT.; 73 NUCLEAR PHYSICS AND RADIATION PHYSICS; radioactivity; airborne; air sampling; inhalation; emergency planning; Derived Air Concentration; Measuring Concentrations of Particulate 140La in the Air; Radioactivity, airborne

Citation Formats

Okada, Colin E., Kernan, Warnick, Keillor, Martin, Kirkham, Randy, Sorom, Rich D., and Van Etten, Don M. Measuring Concentrations of Particulate 140La in the Air. United States: N. p., 2016. Web. https://doi.org/10.1097/HP.0000000000000478.
Okada, Colin E., Kernan, Warnick, Keillor, Martin, Kirkham, Randy, Sorom, Rich D., & Van Etten, Don M. Measuring Concentrations of Particulate 140La in the Air. United States. https://doi.org/10.1097/HP.0000000000000478
Okada, Colin E., Kernan, Warnick, Keillor, Martin, Kirkham, Randy, Sorom, Rich D., and Van Etten, Don M. Fri . "Measuring Concentrations of Particulate 140La in the Air". United States. https://doi.org/10.1097/HP.0000000000000478. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1329325.
@article{osti_1329325,
title = {Measuring Concentrations of Particulate 140La in the Air},
author = {Okada, Colin E. and Kernan, Warnick and Keillor, Martin and Kirkham, Randy and Sorom, Rich D. and Van Etten, Don M.},
abstractNote = {Air sampling systems were deployed to measure the concentration of radioactive material in the air during the Full-Scale Radiological Dispersal Device experiments. The air samplers were positioned 100-600 meters downwind of the release point. The filters were collected immediately and analyzed in the field. Quantities for total activity collected on the air filters are reported along with additional information to compute the average or integrated air concentrations.},
doi = {10.1097/HP.0000000000000478},
journal = {Health Physics},
number = 5,
volume = 110,
place = {United States},
year = {2016},
month = {1}
}

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