Health Physics Society Journal

December 2011, Volume 101, Number 6

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On the cover: Photomicrographs of rat skeletal muscle cells in a culture dish obtained using an inverted microscope. See paper by Soneru and others on page 731 for more information.



2011 Founders Award—Ralph H. Thomas — Citation by Linnea Wahl

2011 Distinguished Public Service Award—Genevieve Roessler — Citation by Kelly Classic

2011 Elda E. Anderson Award—Sarah J. Roberts — Citation by William L. Beck

2011 H. Wade Patterson Memorial Award—Santosh Bhatt — Citation by Michael P. Grissom

2011 Lutz Moritz Memorial Award—Jeremy Rogers — Citation by Michael P. Grissom

2011 Geoffrey G. Eichholz Outstanding Science Teacher Award—Richard Cole — Citation by Daniel J. McGrane and Christopher Kessler

2011 Health Physics Society Fellow Members

2011 Health Physics Society Student Science Awards

2011 Health Physics Society Lectureships

2011 Health Physics Society Honor Roll—Thomas Gerusky — Citation by Joel O. Lubenau, David J. Allard, William P. Dornsife, and George J. Vargo

2011 Health Physics Honor Roll—Jim Johnson — Citation by Morgan Cox

2011 AAHP National Service Award—Kyle R. Kleinhans — Citation by Paul Stansbury

2011 William A. McAdams Outstanding Service Award—Jerry W. Hiatt — Citation by Govind R. Rao


Reliability of a New Biokinetic Model of Zirconium in Internal Dosimetry: Part I, Parameter Uncertainty Analysis — Wei Bo Li, Matthias Grieter, Uwe Oeh, and Christoph Hoeschen

Reliability of a New Biokinetic Model of Zirconium in Internal Dosimetry: Part II, Parameter Sensitivity Analysis — Wei Bo Li, Matthias Grieter, Uwe Oeh, and Christoph Hoeschen

Comparison of Methods of Estimation of Lifetime Cancer Risk Due to Chronic Exposure to Transuranics — Kyle L. McMillan, William R. Kaye, and Kimberlee J. Kearfott

Radiation Background in a LaBr3(Ce) Gamma-Ray Scintillation Detector — Robert Rosson, Jeffrey Lahr, and Bernd Kahn

Historical Development and Evolution of EPRI's Post-Closure Dose Assessment of Potential Releases to the Biosphere from the Proposed HLW Repository at Yucca Mountain — Graham Smith and Matthew W. Kozak

An Improved Model for Prediction of Resuspension — Reed M. Maxwell and Lynn R. Anspaugh

Mg ATP and Antioxidants Augment the Radioprotective Effect of Surfactant Copolymers — Alexander P. Soneru, Michael A. Beckett, Ralph R. Wichselbaum, and Raphael C. Lee

Exposure to High-Frequency Electromagnetic Fields (100 kHz–2 GHz) in Extremadura (Spain) — M. Montaña Rufo, Jesús M. Paniagua, Antonio Jiménez, and Alicia Antolín

A Novel Phantom Model for Mouse Tumor Dose Assessment under MV Beams — Michael S. Gossman, Indra J. Das, Subhash C. Sharma, Jeffrey P. Lopez, Candace M. Howard, and Pier Claudio


Validity of Thyroid Cancer Incidence Data Following the Chernobyl Accident — Sergei V. Jargin


Lights Out: Ten Myths about (and Real Solutions to) America's Energy Crisis — Mark L. Miller

Responding to a Radiological or Nuclear Terrorism Incident: A Guide for Decision Makers — William G. Rhodes III

Nuclear Firsts: Milestones on the Road to Nuclear Power Development — Mark L. Miller

Radiation Dose Management for Fluoroscopically-Guided Interventional Procedures — Lawrence T. Dauer

Radioactive Air Sampling Methods — Adan M. Peña


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