Recent Additions to ATE

The following "Ask the Experts" answers have been added or revised since 28 March 2017 (approximately the last 30 days).

Consumer Products

Q11947: Hyalite opal ring (Posted 10 April 2017)
Q11972: Vintage wristwatches (Posted 19 April 2017)

Environmental and Background Radiation

Q11963: Calculating risk from radon (Posted 26 April 2017)
Q11980: Negative values in low-activity environmental samples (Posted 22 April 2017)

Instrumentation and Measurements

Q11935: Correlating stack monitor count rate with air concentration (Posted 29 March 2017)

Medical and Dental Patient Issues

Q11819: Worries about dental radiation side effects (Posted 31 March 2017)
Q11883: Help with understanding a CT dose calculation (Posted 31 March 2017)

Micro/Radio Waves, Radar & Powerlines

Q11955: SATCOM Station RF Safety (Posted 3 April 2017)

Nuclear Medicine Patient Issues

Q11954: Do I need radioiodine after my thyroidectomy? (Posted 17 April 2017)

Pregnancy and Radiation

Q11937: Work in hospital (Posted 17 April 2017)

Radiation Basics

Q11926: Is the gamma-ray dose-rate constant defined for water, and how does one account for attenuation? (Posted 29 March 2017)
Q11989: Is the gamma-ray dose-rate constant defined for water, and how does one account for attenuation? (Posted 25 April 2017)

Radiation Effects

Q11967: Level below which radiation effects are not statistically different than zero (Posted 10 April 2017)

Radiation Safety Careers

Q11900: License options after radiation safety training (Posted 10 April 2017)

Ultraviolet Radiation

Q11911: Effects of UVC on water (Posted 1 April 2017)
Q11934: Can cataracts be produced by UV light used to disinfect hospital rooms? (Posted 17 April 2017)