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Physics and Engineering of Radiation Detection

Physics and Engineering of Radiation Detection
  • Author : Syed Naeem Ahmed
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 20 November 2014
  • ISBN : 0128016442
  • Pages : 784 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Physics and Engineering of Radiation Detection 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. The second edition is fully revised and provides the latest developments in detector technology and analyses software. Also, more material related to measurements in particle physics and a complete solutions manual have been added. Discusses the experimental techniques and instrumentation used in different detection systems in a very practical way without sacrificing the physics content Provides useful formulae and explains methodologies to solve problems related to radiation measurements Contains many worked-out examples and end-of-chapter problems Detailed discussions on different detection media, such as gases, liquids, liquefied gases, semiconductors, and scintillators Chapters on statistics, data analysis techniques, software for data analysis, and data acquisition systems


Physics and Engineering of Radiation Detection

Physics and Engineering of Radiation Detection
  • Author : Syed Naeem Ahmed
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 20 November 2014
GET THIS BOOKPhysics and Engineering of Radiation Detection

Physics and Engineering of Radiation Detection 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. The second edition is fully revised and provides the latest developments in detector technology and analyses software. Also, more material related to measurements in particle physics and a complete solutions manual


Physics and Engineering of Radiation Detection

Physics and Engineering of Radiation Detection
  • Author : Syed Naeem Ahmed
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 12 April 2007
GET THIS BOOKPhysics and Engineering of Radiation Detection

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


Radiation Detection

Radiation Detection
  • Author : Douglas McGregor,J. Kenneth Shultis
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 19 August 2020
GET THIS BOOKRadiation Detection

Radiation Detection: Concepts, Methods, and Devices provides a modern overview of radiation detection devices and radiation measurement methods. The book topics have been selected on the basis of the authors’ many years of experience designing radiation detectors and teaching radiation detection and measurement in a classroom environment. This book is designed to give the reader more than a glimpse at radiation detection devices and a few packaged equations. Rather it seeks to provide an understanding that allows the reader to


Compound Semiconductor Radiation Detectors

Compound Semiconductor Radiation Detectors
  • Author : Alan Owens
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 19 April 2016
GET THIS BOOKCompound Semiconductor Radiation Detectors

Although elemental semiconductors such as silicon and germanium are standard for energy dispersive spectroscopy in the laboratory, their use for an increasing range of applications is becoming marginalized by their physical limitations, namely the need for ancillary cooling, their modest stopping powers, and radiation intolerance. Compound semicond


Handbook of Drug Metabolism, Third Edition

Handbook of Drug Metabolism, Third Edition
  • Author : Paul G. Pearson,Larry C. Wienkers
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 26 April 2016
GET THIS BOOKHandbook of Drug Metabolism, Third Edition

The second edition of a bestseller, this book presents the latest innovative research methods that help break new ground by applying patterns, reuse, and design science to research. The book relies on familiar patterns to provide the solid fundamentals of various research philosophies and techniques as touchstones that demonstrate how to innovate research methods. Filled with practical examples of applying patterns to IT research with an emphasis on reusing research activities to save time and money, this book describes design


Principles of Nuclear Radiation Detection

Principles of Nuclear Radiation Detection
  • Author : Geoffrey G. Eichholz
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 04 May 2018
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This book is intended for senior undergraduate and beginning graduate students in physics, nuclear engineering, health physics and nuclear medicine, and for specialized training courses for radiation protection personnel and environmental safety engineers.To keep the size of the book manageable, material has been selected to stress those detectors that are in widespread use. Attempts have also been made to emphasize alternatives available in approaching various measurement problems and to present the criteria by which a choice among these alternatives


Solid-State Radiation Detectors

Solid-State Radiation Detectors
  • Author : Salah Awadalla
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 19 December 2017
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Integrating aspects of engineering, application physics, and medical science, Solid-State Radiation Detectors: Technology and Applications offers a comprehensive review of new and emerging solid-state materials-based technologies for radiation detection. Each chapter is structured to address the current advantages and challenges of each material and technology presented, as well as to discuss novel research and applications. Featuring contributions from leading experts in industry and academia, this authoritative text: Covers modern semiconductors used for radiation monitoring Examines CdZnTe and CdTe technology for


Radiation and Detectors

Radiation and Detectors
  • Author : Lucio Cerrito
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 11 May 2017
GET THIS BOOKRadiation and Detectors

This textbook provides an introduction to radiation, the principles of interaction between radiation and matter, and the exploitation of those principles in the design of modern radiation detectors. Both radiation and detectors are given equal attention and their interplay is carefully laid out with few assumptions made about the prior knowledge of the student. Part I is dedicated to radiation, broadly interpreted in terms of energy and type, starting with an overview of particles and forces, an extended review of


Semiconductor Radiation Detectors

Semiconductor Radiation Detectors
  • Author : Gerhard Lutz
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 15 June 2007
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Starting from basic principles, this book describes the rapidly growing field of modern semiconductor detectors used for energy and position measurement radiation. The author, whose own contributions to these developments have been significant, explains the working principles of semiconductor radiation detectors in an intuitive way. Broad coverage is also given to electronic signal readout and to the subject of radiation damage.


Radiation Detection and Measurement

Radiation Detection and Measurement
  • Author : Glenn F. Knoll
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 07 March 1989
GET THIS BOOKRadiation Detection and Measurement

This new edition of the methods and instrumentation used in the detection of ionizing radiation has been revised and updated to reflect recent advances. It covers modern engineering practice, provides useful design information and contains an up-to-date review of the literature.


Signal Processing for Radiation Detectors

Signal Processing for Radiation Detectors
  • Author : Mohammad Nakhostin
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 23 October 2017
GET THIS BOOKSignal Processing for Radiation Detectors

"This book provides a clear understanding of the principles of signal processing of radiation detectors. It is designed to be a stand-alone book and no extensive pre-knowledge of electronics is assumed. To this end, the characteristics of pulses from various types of detectors are emphasized and an overview is given on the basic concepts required to understand detectors signal processing systems and pulse processing techniques. The author covers all important aspects of signal processing including energy spectroscopy, timing, position-sensing, pulse-shape


Electronics for Radiation Detection

Electronics for Radiation Detection
  • Author : Krzysztof Iniewski
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 03 September 2018
GET THIS BOOKElectronics for Radiation Detection

There is a growing need to understand and combat potential radiation damage problems in semiconductor devices and circuits. Assessing the billion-dollar market for detection equipment in the context of medical imaging using ionizing radiation, Electronics for Radiation Detection presents valuable information that will help integrated circuit (IC) designers and other electronics professionals take full advantage of the tremendous developments and opportunities associated with this burgeoning field. Assembling contributions from industrial and academic experts, this book— Addresses the state of the


Principles of Radiation Interaction in Matter and Detection

Principles of Radiation Interaction in Matter and Detection
  • Author : Claude Leroy,Pier-Giorgio Rancoita
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release : 23 September 2011
GET THIS BOOKPrinciples of Radiation Interaction in Matter and Detection

This book, like the first and second editions, addresses the fundamental principles of interaction between radiation and matter and the principles of particle detection and detectors in a wide scope of fields, from low to high energy, including space physics and medical environment. It provides abundant information about the processes of electromagnetic and hadronic energy deposition in matter, detecting systems, performance of detectors and their optimization. The third edition includes additional material covering, for instance: mechanisms of energy loss like



Engineering of Scintillation Materials and Radiation Technologies

Engineering of Scintillation Materials and Radiation Technologies
  • Author : Mikhail Korzhik,Alexander Gektin
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 21 November 2017
GET THIS BOOKEngineering of Scintillation Materials and Radiation Technologies

This volume provides a broad overview of the latest achievements in scintillator development, from theory to applications, and aiming for a deeper understanding of fundamental processes, as well as the discovery and availability of components for the production of new generations of scintillation materials. It includes papers on the microtheory of scintillation and the initial phase of luminescence development, applications of the various materials, and development and characterization of ionizing radiation detection equipment. The book also touches upon the increased