Radiation: Sources, Dose, Effects, Protection

Radiation: Sources, Dose, Effects, Protection   What is radiation? Radiation is energy transmitted through space in the form of electromagnetic waves or energetic particles. Types of radiation Two types: Ionizing radiation- e.g. α, β, γ, δ or X-Ray etc. There are two forms of ionizing radiation: I.          Particulate- composed of very fast-moving particles (alpha and … Read more…