International Tables for Crystallography

Protection from ionizing radiation
D. C. Creagh and S. Martinez-Carrera. International Tables for Crystallography (2006). Vol. C, ch. 10.2, pp. 962-963  [ doi:10.1107/97809553602060000626 ]


This chapter sets out the legal requirements which must pertain for the protection of the public from radiation from enclosed and open radiation sources, sealed sources, X-ray diffraction and X-ray analysis apparatus, particle accelerators, and unsealed radioactive materials.

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International Tables for Crystallography is the definitive resource and reference work for crystallography. The series consists of eight volumes and comprises articles and tables of data relevant to crystallographic research and to applications of crystallographic methods in all sciences concerned with the structure and properties of materials.