Radiation Shielding

Materials and practices designed to protect people and the environment from the damaging effects of ionizing radiation.
National Institutes of Health

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2016
2016
Space Radiation has become one of the major factors in successful long duration space exploration. Exposure to space radiation… (More)
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2013
2013
As NASA is looking to explore further into deep space, multifunctional materials are a necessity for decreasing complexity and… (More)
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2013
2013
The space radiation environment is composed of energetic particles which can deliver harmful doses of radiation that may lead to… (More)
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2007
2007
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The results of Monte Carlo radiation shielding studies performed with the MARS15 code for the Main Injector collimation system at… (More)
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2006
2006
The results of Monte Carlo radiation shielding study performed with the MARS15 code for the final design of the vertical test… (More)
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2002
2002
The International Space Station Environment Simulator (ISSES) is a virtual reality application that uses high-performance… (More)
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2001
2001
The projected radiation levels within the International Space Station (ISS) have been criticized by the Aerospace Safety Advisory… (More)
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2001
2001
A consequence of uranium enrichment in the US has been the accumulation of nearly 740,000 metric tons of depleted uranium… (More)
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2000
2000
Effective radiation shielding is imperative to safe operation of modern Medical Cyclotrons producing large activities of short… (More)
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1999
Review
1999
Radiation shielding requirements for fusion reactors present different problems than those for fission reactors and accelerators… (More)
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