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Gamma ray spectrometry in the environment.

Gamma ray spectrometry in the environment.

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Published by ICRU in Bethesda, Md., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gamma ray spectrometry.,
  • Radioactive pollution -- Measurement.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesICRU report ;, 53
    ContributionsInternational Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA1231.R2 I55 no. 53, QC793.5.G327 I55 no. 53
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 84 p. :
    Number of Pages84
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1278328M
    ISBN 100913394521
    LC Control Number95010068

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