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Health Physics Society Journal

March 2009, Volume 96, Number 3

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SEM micrograph recorded in BSE mode showing a unique morphology ("flakes and flowers") of uranium-containing aerosol particles from a cyclone sampler from perforation of a Bradley vehicle by (or with) a depleted uranium penetrator through conventional armor. See article by Krupka et al. on page 276 for more information.   LWW image

THE CAPSTONE DEPLETED URANIUM AEROSOL CHARACTERIZATION AND RISK ASSESSMENT STUDY

PART I: THE CAPSTONE DEPLETED URANIUM AEROSOL CHARACTERIZATION

Overview of the Capstone Depleted Uranium Study of Aerosols from Impact with Armored Vehicles: Test Setup and Aerosol Generation, Characterization, and Application in Assessing Dose and Risk — Mary Ann Parkhurst and Raymond A. Guilmette

Aerosol Sampling System for Collection of Capstone Depleted Uranium Particles in a High-Energy Environment — Thomas D. Holmes, Raymond A. Guilmette, Yung Sung Cheng, Mary Ann Parkhurst, and Mark D. Hoover

Calculating Capstone Depleted Uranium Aerosol Concentrations from Beta Activity Measurements — Frances Szrom, Gerald A. Falo, Mary Ann Parkhurst, Jeffrey J. Whicker, and David P. Alberth

Physicochemical Characterization of Capstone Depleted Uranium Aerosols I: Uranium Concentration in Aerosols as a Function of Time and Particle Size — Mary Ann Parkhurst, Yung Sung Cheng, Judson L. Kenoyer, and Richard J. Traub

Physicochemical Characterization of Capstone Depleted Uranium Aerosols II: Particle Size Distributions as a Function of Time — Yung Sung Cheng, Judson L. Kenoyer, Raymond A. Guilmette, and Mary Ann Parkhurst

Physicochemical Characterization of Capstone Depleted Uranium Aerosols III: Morphologic and Chemical Oxide Analyses — Kenneth M. Krupka, Mary Ann Parkhurst, Kenneth Gold, Bruce W. Arey, Evan D. Jenson, and Raymond A. Guilmette

Physicochemical Characterization of Capstone Depleted Uranium Aerosols IV: In Vitro Solubility Analysis — Raymond A. Guilmette and Yung Sung Cheng

PART II: THE CAPSTONE HUMAN HEALTH RISK ASSESSMENT

Methods Used to Calculate Doses Resulting from Inhalation of Capstone Depleted Uranium Aerosols — Guthrie Miller, Yung Sung Cheng, Richard J. Traub, Tom T. Little, and Raymond A. Guilmette

Capstone Depleted Uranium Aerosol Biokinetics, Concentrations, and Doses — Raymond A. Guilmette, Guthrie Miller, and Mary Ann Parkhurst

Assessing the Renal Toxicity of Capstone Depleted Uranium Oxides and Other Uranium Compounds — Laurie E. Roszell, Fletcher F. Hahn, Robyn B. Lee, and Mary Ann Parkhurst

Radiological Risk Assessment of Capstone Depleted Uranium Aerosols — Fletcher F. Hahn, Laurie E. Roszell, Eric G. Daxon, Raymond A. Guilmette, and Mary Ann Parkhurst

Inhalation and Ingestion Intakes with Associated Dose Estimates for Level II and Level III Personnel Using Capstone Study Data — Frances Szrom, Gerald A. Falo, Gordon M. Lodde, Mary Ann Parkhurst, and Eric G. Daxon

Applications of Capstone Depleted Uranium Aerosol Risk Data to Military Combat Management — Eric G. Daxon, Mary Ann Parkhurst, Mark A. Melanson, and Laurie E. Roszell

Conclusions of the Capstone Depleted Uranium Aerosol Characterization and Risk Assessment Study — Mary Ann Parkhurst and Raymond A. Guilmette

OTHER CONTENT

Errata

News and Notices

Health Physics Society Prospectus

Health Physics Society Affiliate Members

Author Guidelines

Advertisers Guide

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Health Physics (ISSN 0017-9078) is the Official Journal of the Health Physics Society and is published monthly by Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 351 West Camden Street, Baltimore, MD 21201-2436. For news and abstracts, and to search past issues of the Health Physics Journal, please visit the Health Physics Journal website.