Alpha Particles

Known as: Particle, Alpha, alpha radiation, Alpha Particle 
Positively charged particles composed of two protons and two NEUTRONS, i.e. equivalent to HELIUM nuclei, which are emitted during disintegration of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
We report on particle induced upset rates of combinational and sequential logic. A novel test chip has been designed in a 32nm… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Ever since the discovery of X-rays was made by Röntgen more than a hundred years ago, it has always been accepted that the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Increases in cell proliferation are widely viewed as being of importance in carcinogenesis. We report that exposure of normal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Ever since x-rays were shown to induce mutation in Drosophila more than 70 years ago, prevailing dogma considered the genotoxic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The pulmonary microenvironment is a primary target for alpha particles like those emitted by inhaled radon and its progeny. While… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We demonstrate by western analysis that the expression levels of TP53 (formerly known as p53), CDKN1A (formerly known as p21Waf1… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The mechanism(s) by which alpha particles like those emitted from inhaled radon and radon progeny cause their mutagenic and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We investigated the relationship between nuclear hits by alpha particles and the subsequent occurrence of sister chromatid… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
We studied the transient characteristics of charge collection from alpha-particle tracks in silicon devices. We have run computer… (More)
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
A new physical soft error mechanism in dynamic RAM's and CCD's is the upset of stored data by the passage of alpha particles… (More)
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