Radioactive Fallout From Nuclear Explosions Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Radioactive Fallout From Nuclear Explosions

Creator

  • Author: Parker, E.N.
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Sponsor: United States. Department of Energy.
    Contributor Type: Organization

Publisher

  • Name: Defense Atomic Support Agency, Washington, D.C.
    Place of Publication: United States

Date

  • Creation: 1960-03-23

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: A nontechnical description of the mechanisms of local and world-wide fall-out from nuclear explosions is given. The relative importance of local fall-out in a nuclear war is discussed. The effects upon man of world-wide fall-out from past nuclear testing is discussed. It is pointed out that doses to man frcm testing are quite small when compared to the natural radiation background. (auth)
  • Physical Description: 32 pages

Subject

  • Keyword: Nuclear Explosions
  • Keyword: Radiation Effects
  • Keyword: Health And Safety
  • Keyword: Background
  • Keyword: Man
  • Keyword: Fallout
  • Keyword: Earth
  • Keyword: Radiation Doses

Source

  • Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-60

Collection

  • Name: Office of Scientific & Technical Information Technical Reports
    Code: OSTI

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Report No.: DASA-1188
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 4150232
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc865583

Note

  • Display Note: NTIS
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