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Title Information needed to make radiation protection recommendations for space missions beyond low-earth orbit / recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Published Bethesda, MD : National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 427 pages) : illustrations : digital, HTML and PDF files
Series NCRP report ; no. 153
NCRP report ; no. 153
Contents 1. Executive summary -- 2. Introduction -- 3. Space radiation environment -- 4. Space radiation physics and transport -- 5. Space dosimetry -- 6. Space radiation biology -- 7. Space radiation risk assessment methodology -- 8. Summary of information needed
Notes "November 15, 2006."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-397) and index
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Subject Astronauts -- Protection.
Radiation dosimetry.
Radiation -- Safety measures -- Research.
Space environment.
Space vehicles -- Shielding (Radiation)
Extraterrestrial Environment.
Radiation Injuries -- prevention & control.
Radiation, Ionizing.
Radiometry -- methods.
Space Flight.
Form Electronic book
Author National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements.
ISBN 9781601199058 (electronic bk.)