Gamma dosimetry at surfaces of cylindrical containers

@article{Pattison1996GammaDA,
  title={Gamma dosimetry at surfaces of cylindrical containers},
  author={John Pattison and Darren John Bachmann and Alun H. Beddoe},
  journal={Journal of Radiological Protection},
  year={1996},
  volume={16},
  pages={249 - 261}
}
Gamma-ray dose rates on the exterior surfaces of cylindrical vessels containing radioactive solutions are calculated using a model based on the distributed point source approximation. A cylinder is subdivided into a number of annular sector segments of equal volume and the dose rate from each segment is combined to give the total dose rate at a point on the exterior surface of the cylindrical container. Calculated results for the method are compared with experimentally determined results for (a… 

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