Evaluation of the Fallout Protection Afforded by Brookhaven National Laboratory Medical Research Center

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Report regarding an experimental study to determine how much protection the Medical Research Center at Brookhaven National Laboratory provided against nuclear fallout. Fallout was simulated by pumping a sealed source of Co60 through tubing.

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78 p. : ill.

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Borella, H.; Burson, Z & Jacovitch, J. February 1961.

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  • Main Title: Evaluation of the Fallout Protection Afforded by Brookhaven National Laboratory Medical Research Center
  • Series Title: Civil Effects Test Operations Reports
  • Added Title: Civil Effects Study CEX-60.1

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Report regarding an experimental study to determine how much protection the Medical Research Center at Brookhaven National Laboratory provided against nuclear fallout. Fallout was simulated by pumping a sealed source of Co60 through tubing.

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78 p. : ill.

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Borella, H.; Burson, Z & Jacovitch, J. Evaluation of the Fallout Protection Afforded by Brookhaven National Laboratory Medical Research Center, report, February 1961; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc13034/: accessed April 30, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.