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The Role of the Bureau of Mines in Radiation Hazards Research.
Chap 18 in "Radiation Hazards in Mining: Control Measurement and Med Aspects" PP 97-104 :97-104
This paper highlights the current efforts of the Bureau of Mines radiation hazards research program. It is aimed at obtaining a fundamental understanding of the behavior and transport of radon and radon daughters, developing more accurate and reliable instruments and measurement methods, and developing cost-effective control techniques. Also discussed are the most recent accomplishments and the future research plans of the program.
Chap. 18 in "Radiation Hazards in Mining: Control, Measurement, and Med. Aspects", PP. 97-104
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