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Radiation biophysics.

by Howard L. Andrews

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed.: 1961.

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Open LibraryOL21138474M
ISBN 100137500750

The textbook begins with exercises related to radioactive sources and decay schemes. The problems covered include series decay and how to determine the frequency and energy of emitted particles in disintegrations. The next chapter deals with the interaction of ionizing radiation, including the treatment of photons and charged particles. The main focus is on .   Book Description. This newly revised and updated edition of Radiation Biophysics provides an in-depth description of the physics and chemistry of radiation and its effects on biological systems. Coverage begins with fundamental concepts of the physics of radiation and radioactivity, then progresses through the chemistry and biology of the interaction of radiation .

Volumes and issues listings for Radiation and Environmental Biophysics. Books shelved as biophysics: Gravitobiology: A New Biophysics by Thomas E. Bearden, Physical Biology of the Cell by Rob Phillips, Biophysics of Computati.

The book is highly recommended as a text in radiation biophysics and as a reference source for those who are working in closely related areas. --RADIATION RESEARCH Praise for the First Edition: Radiation Biophysics is a comprehensive textbook that bridges the gap between radiation physics and radiation biology by integrating these fields rather than focusing on Author: Edward L. Alpen.   This newly revised and updated edition of Radiation Biophysics provides an in-depth description of the physics and chemistry of radiation and its effects on biological systems. Coverage begins with fundamental concepts of the physics of radiation and radioactivity, then progresses through the chemistry and biology of the interaction of radiation with living : Elsevier Science.


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The book also includes extensive discussion of the practical impact of radiation on everyday life. Show less This newly revised and updated edition of Radiation Biophysics provides an in-depth description of the physics and chemistry of radiation and its effects on biological systems.

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book author as a teacher of this material. Book Description. Awarded the Highest Rating by Doody's Publishing Reviews—Five Stars. From the Back Cover. Comprehensive and multidisciplinary, this thoroughly updated and expanded text covers topics ranging from fundamental concepts of radiation biophysics to the interaction and effects of radiation on living systems/5(2).

"Yurii Borisovich Kudryashov is head of the radiation biophysics laboratory, Professor and Chair of Biophysics of the Biological Faculty, and department head of the Ecological Center of the Lomonosov Moscow State University."--BOOK JACKET.

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Alpen Published on by Academic Press. This newly revised and updated edition of Radiation Biophysics provides an in-depth description of the physics and chemistry of radiation and its effects on biological systems. The book is concerned with features analysis of radiation damage to living matter at different levels of its organisation, beginning from the molecular level.

The general theory of the mechanisms of biological action of radiation based on four logically connected principles of radiation biology is presented for the first time. The book contains abundant material on. Radiation Protection and Dosimetry serves as an essential handbook for practicing health physics professionals, and is also ideal as a teaching text for courses at the university level.

The book is organized to introduce the reader to basic principles of radiation decay and interactions, to review current knowledge and historical aspects of the biological effects of radiation, and to cover important operational topics such as radiation.

Coverage includes biophysics of ionizing radiation, biological effects of radiation and risk assessment Focuses on fundamental issues in radiation research and biophysics Presents theoretical-mathematical and experimental material, as well as new techniques relevant for the study of these issues.

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Alpen: Edition: illustrated: Publisher: Prentice Hall, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: ISBN. Description: This book, designed as a textbook for a senior undergraduate or first-year graduate course in radiation biophysics, assumes an acquaintance with elementary calculus and contains problems and suggested readings as well as annotated references at the end of each chapter.

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Topics covered includes: bioinformatic methods for extracting information content of DNA, gene finding, sequence comparison, and phylogenetic trees, physical interactions responsible for structure of biopolymers, DNA double helix. The major book on radiation biology / radiation biophysics has been Hall's "Radiobiology for the Radiologist" now in it's 5th edition.

It would be nice to have an alternative to this, particularly since that one is so weighted toward radiation oncology and radiology/5(2). The major book on radiation biology / radiation biophysics has been Hall's "Radiobiology for the Radiologist" now in it's 5th edition.

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