Physics and Engineering of Radiation Detection by Syed Naeem Ahmed
English | ISBN: 0120455811 | edition 2007 | PDF | 764 pages | 6 mb
This book presents an overview of the physics of radiation detection and its applications. It covers the origins and properties of different kinds of ionizing radiation, their detection and measurement, and the procedures used to protect people and the environment from their potentially harmful effects.
It details the experimental techniques and instrumentation used in different detection systems in a very practical way without sacrificing the physics content. It provides useful formulae and explains methodologies to solve problems related to radiation measurements.