Track structure in biological models.

  title={Track structure in biological models.},
  author={Stanley B. Curtis},
  journal={Advances in space research : the official journal of the Committee on Space Research},
  volume={6 11},
  • Stanley B. Curtis
  • Published 1986 in
    Advances in space research : the official journal…
High-energy heavy ions in the galactic cosmic radiation (HZE particles) may pose a special risk during long term manned space flights outside the sheltering confines of the earth's geomagnetic field. These particles are highly ionizing, and they and their nuclear secondaries can penetrate many centimeters of body tissue. The three dimensional patterns of… CONTINUE READING