Experimental Evaluation of the Fallout-Radiation Protection Provided by Selected Structures in the Los Angeles Area

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Report regarding experiments made to determine the fallout-radiation protection offered by four types of buildings in Los Angeles, California. The first structure was the Laboratory of Nuclear Medicine and Radiation Biology and the University of California at Los Angeles, the second was a fallout shelter, the third was the communications area of the Los Angeles Police Department building, and the fourth was a classroom.

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106 p. : charts, ill., plans

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Burson, Z. G. (Zolin G.) June 1962.

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  • Deal, L. J. "Approved by: L. J. Deal, Acting Chief, Civil Effects Branch."

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  • Main Title: Experimental Evaluation of the Fallout-Radiation Protection Provided by Selected Structures in the Los Angeles Area
  • Series Title: Civil Effects Test Operations Reports
  • Added Title: Civil Effects Study CEX-61.4
  • Added Title: AEC Research Reports
  • Added Title: Atomic Energy Commission Reports

Description

Report regarding experiments made to determine the fallout-radiation protection offered by four types of buildings in Los Angeles, California. The first structure was the Laboratory of Nuclear Medicine and Radiation Biology and the University of California at Los Angeles, the second was a fallout shelter, the third was the communications area of the Los Angeles Police Department building, and the fourth was a classroom.

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106 p. : charts, ill., plans

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"ABC Category: Health and Safety." "Issuance Date: February 26, 1963."

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  • Report No.: CEX-61.4
  • Archival Resource Key (ARK): ark:/67531/metadc13040
  • OCLC: 680104813 | External Link
  • Government Documents No.: Y 3.At 7:22/CEX-61.4
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc13040

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  • June 1962

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Burson, Z. G. (Zolin G.). Experimental Evaluation of the Fallout-Radiation Protection Provided by Selected Structures in the Los Angeles Area, report, June 1962; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc13040/: accessed July 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.