EEE498 Health Physics Principles
Homework Assignment No. 1.
Spring 2012
Solution Set
Introduction
1.
Which of the following are ionizing radiations?
a)
b)
c)
d)
2.
Cosmic Rays
Infrared
Microwaves
Beta Particles
Which of the phenomena listed below are asso
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Health Physics Principles
EEE 498, EEE 591
Lecture 11
Radiation Dosimetry:
Units, External Exposure
Spring 2012, ASU
Robert Metzger, [email protected], BYEN335
Objective
Find a unit that is descriptive of radiation risk.
The unit should be meas
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Health Physics Principles
EEE 498, EEE 591
Lecture 10
Interaction of Radiation with Matter:
Neutrons
Spring 2012, ASU
R. Metzger, [email protected], BYEN335
Major Neutron Sources
Reactor
Californium-252 (Cf-252)
Emits 1 neutron for every 313 a
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Health Physics Principles
EEE 498, EEE 591
Lecture 9
Interaction of Radiation with Matter:
Gamma Rays
Spring 2012, ASU
R. Metzger, [email protected], BYEN335
No Defined Range
Gamma rays do not have any definite range in matter.
Good geometry:
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Health Physics Principles
EEE 498, EEE 591
Lecture 8
Interaction of Radiation with Matter:
Alpha Particles
Spring 2012, ASU
R. Metzger, [email protected], BYEN335
Alpha Rays
Range-Energy Relationship
Alpha particles releases their energy in a v
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Health Physics Principles
EEE 498, EEE 591
Lecture 7
Interaction of Radiation with Matter: Beta Particles
Spring 2012, ASU
R. Metzger, [email protected], BYEN335
Interaction of Radiation with Matter
In order to understand radiation dosimetry, p
1/17/2012
Health Physics Principles
EEE 498, EEE 591
Lecture 5
Radiation Sources: Transformation Kinetics,
Activity
Spring 2011, ASU
R. Metzger, [email protected], GWC 387
Half Life
Half life (T or T1/2): The time required for any given
radioisotope to d
1/12/2012
Health Physics Principles
EEE 498, EEE511
Lecture 3
Atomic and Nuclear Structure
Spring 2012, ASU
Robert Metzger, GWC 387
Rutherfords Nuclear Atom
The positive charge in an atom is concentrated
in a central massive point called the nucleus
and
Energy Transfer
Health Physics Principles
EEE 498, EEE591
Lecture 2
Introduction; Review of Physical
Principles: Energy Transfer, Quantum
Theory
Spring 2012, ASU
Robert Metzger, GWC 387
Elastic Collision: Between two bodies in
which kinetic energy and mo
What is Health Physics?
Some Background:
Health Physics Principles
Radiation can be defined as the propagation of
energy from point to point through space or
matter. There are two ways to do it.
Particulate Radiations: Here the energy is
transferred th
EEE498 Health Physics Principles
Spring 2012
Homework is expected to be turned in on time. Presentation and methods for arriving at the
answer are just as important as the mathematical answer. Partial credit will be given if the method
is correct. Be sure
EEE498 Health Physics Principles
Spring 2012
Homework is expected to be turned in on time. Presentation and methods for arriving at the
answer are just as important as the mathematical answer. Partial credit will be given if the method
is correct. Be sure
EEE498 Health Physics Principles
Homework Assignment No. 3.
Chapter 3
Problems:
Spring 2012
Solution Set
EEE498 Health Physics Principles
Spring 2012
EEE498 Health Physics Principles
Rank the following radiations from most (1) to least (4) penetrating.
3_
EEE498 Health Physics Principles
Spring 2012
Homework is expected to be turned in on time. Presentation and methods for arriving at the
answer are just as important as the mathematical answer. Partial credit will be given if the
method is correct. Be sure
EEE498 Health Physics Principles
Homework Assignment No. 2 Solution Set
Spring 2012
EEE498 Health Physics Principles
Spring 2012
EEE498 Health Physics Principles
Spring 2012
7.17 x 1016 J produced by the power plant burning coal. The same amount of electr
EEE498 Health Physics Principles
Spring 2012
Homework is expected to be turned in on time. Presentation and methods for arriving at the
answer are just as important as the mathematical answer. Partial credit will be given if the
method is correct. Be sure
Arizona State University
School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering
EEE 498/591: Manufacturing Science of Solar Cells
Fall Session 2014 Syllabus
Course Description
Silicon photovoltaic solar cells have reached the modern age of high-volume manu