Health Physics Society Journal

October 2017, Volume 113, Number 4

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On the cover: Cross sectional view of the SACLA beam dump. See the paper by Asano on page 237 for further information.



Estimation of Airborne Radioactivity Induced by 8-GeV-Class Electron LINAC Accelerator — Yoshihiro Asano

Body Surface Contamination Levels of Residents under Different Evacuation Scenarios after the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant Accident — Takashi Ohba, Arifumi Hasegawa, Yoshitaka Kohayagawa, Hisayoshi Kondo, and Gen Suzuki

Plutonium Bioassay Testing of United States Atmospheric Nuclear Test Participants and Occupation Forces of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan — Dennis Michael Schaeffer, David R. Case, Joanna T. Ingraham, and Paul K. Blake

Performance Testing Of Selected Types of Electronic Personal Dosimeters in X- and Gamma Radiation Fields — Nikola Kržanović, Miloš Živanović, Olivera Ciraj-Bjelac, Ðorđe Lazarević, Sandra Ćeklić, and Srboljub Stanković

In Vivo Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Tooth Dosimetry: Dependence of Radiation-induced Signal Amplitude on the Enamel Thickness and Surface Area of Ex Vivo Human Teeth — Michitaka Umakoshi, Ichiro Yamaguchi, Hiroshi Hirata, Naoki Kunugita, Benjamin B. Williams, Harold M. Swartz, and Minoru Miyake


A History of the International Commission on Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection — M.H. Repacholi


Comparative Study of Radon Concentration with Two Techniques and Elemental Analysis in Drinking Water Samples of the Jammu District, Jammu and Kashmir, India — Ajay Kumar, Manpreet Kaur, Rohit Mehra, Dinesh Kumar Sharma, and Rosaline Mishra


Physical Considerations for Understanding Responses of Biological Systems to Low Doses of Ionizing Radiation: Nucleosome Clutches Constitute a Heterogeneous Distribution of Target Volumes: Erratum


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