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Radioisotopes and ionizing radiations in entomology. 1950-60.

International Atomic Energy Agency.

Radioisotopes and ionizing radiations in entomology. 1950-60.

by International Atomic Energy Agency.

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Published in Vienna .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Insects, Effect of radiation on -- Bibliography.,
  • Radiobiology -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesBibliographical series -- no. 9, 15, 24, 36
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19298485M

    Background radiation The radiation given off by natural radioisotopes and cosmic sources. Detection limits The smallest amount of radiation which can be discriminated from background radiation. Dirty bomb A conventional chemical bomb laced with radioactivity intended to cause mass panic and commercial havoc. Ionizing. where a radiation source is placed inside or next to the area requiring treatment. Brachytherapy involves the precise placement of short-range radioisotopes directly at the site of the cancerous tumor. These are enclosed in a protective capsule or wire that allows the ionizing radiation to escape. The radiation treats and kills surrounding.

    D Principles of Radioactive Decay. The stability of an atom is the result of the balance of the forces of the various components of the nucleus. An atom that is unstable (a radionuclide) will release energy (decay) in various ways and transform to stable atoms or to intermediate radioactive species called progeny or daughters, often with the release of ionizing radiation. However, in radiation biology research, following exposures of living matter to low doses of either ionizing or non-ionizing radiation, proteomics approach is only very slowly gaining support. This book, by presenting the current status of the use of proteomics in radiation biology, will help to attract attention to the field of radiation.

    radiation biologists, medical physicists, radiation protection officers and other disciplines involved in radiation activities. This will take 1 week of teaching (30 hours), including a. Radioisotope and Radiation Physics: An Introduction is based on lectures delivered on a course in the use of radioactive isotopes. The course is organized by the B. Kidric Institute of Nuclear Sciences in Belgrade. The book presents the fundamental concepts on the use of radioisotopes.


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Radioisotopes and ionizing radiations in entomology. 1950-60 by International Atomic Energy Agency. Download PDF EPUB FB2

This bibliography of the world literature on radioisotopes and radiation in entomology covers well over 1, works published in It consists of abstracts or short reviews, mostly in English, but sometimes in other languages (including Russian), taken from published sources (including this Revieiv) or specially written, and classified according to subject-matter.

One of the main applications of ionizing radiations in Entomology is the production of sterile insects by the sterile insect technique (SIT). The SIT can be defined as a control tactic that uses area-wide inundative releases of sterile insects to reduce the fertility of Author: Valter Arthur, Andre Machi, Thiago Mastrangelo.

Get this from a library. Radioisotopes and ionizing radiations in entomology (). [International Atomic Energy Agency.]. Additional Physical Format: Online version: International Atomic Energy Agency. Radioisotopes and ionizing radiations in entomology. Vienna: [International Atomic Energy Agency], Radioisotopes and Ionizing Radiations in Entomology Vol.

III () Proceedings of a Symposium, Innsbruck, July STI/PUB/, IAEA, Vienna (). Ionizing Radiation Phytosanitary Treatmen ts, and Implications for Research and Generic Treatments. Journal of Economic Entomology, v, pp–, ISSN. Radiation - Radiation - Applications of radiation: The uses of radiation in diagnosis and treatment have multiplied so rapidly in recent years that one or another form of radiation is now indispensable in virtually every branch of medicine.

The many forms of radiation that are used include electromagnetic waves of widely differing wavelengths (e.g., radio waves, visible light, ultraviolet. Radiation is energy in the form of waves of particles.

There are two forms of radiation – non-ionizing and ionizing – which will be discussed in sections andrespectively. Non-ionizing radiation. Non-ionizing radiation has less energy than ionizing radiation; it does not possess enough energy to.).

There is a large difference in the magnitude of the biological effects of nonionizing radiation (for example, light and microwaves) and ionizing radiation, emissions energetic enough to knock electrons out of molecules (for example, α and β particles, γ rays, X-rays, and high-energy ultraviolet radiation).

Nair, K. K., and G. Rahalkar. Studies on the effects of gamma radiation on the different developmental stages of the khapra beetle, Trogoderma granarium Everts, pp.

–In Proceedings, Symposium: Radiation and Radioisotopes Applied to Insects of Agricultural Importance. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, and International Atomic Energy Agency, 22–26 April.

Current Knowledge of the Use of Radio-Isotopes and Ionizing Radiations in Entomology. Foreign Title: Attuali conoscenze sulPimpiego dei radioisotopi e delle radiazioni ioizzanti in entomologia. Author(s): Figura, V. Early developments in radiation therapy.

Radiation has been present throughout the evolution of life on r, with the discovery of X-rays in by German physicist Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen, and with the discovery of radioactivity by French physicist Henri Becquerel, the biological effects of radiation were the early 20th century, ionizing radiation came into use to.

Radioisotopes and Ionizing Radiations in Entomology Vol. IV (). Bibliographical series No. STI/PUB/21/36, IAEA, Vienna (). Part I - Part II - Part III - Part IV - Part V - Part VI • Radiation, Radioisotopes and Rearing Methods in the Control of Insect Pests [pdf].

Proceedings of a Panel, Tel Aviv, Israel, 17 - 21 October uses of ionizing radiation and radioactive isotopes in agricultural entomology. (in Italian) Journal Article Cavalloro, R - Tabacco, No.(July-Sept.

Ionizing radiation has always been present in the natural environment. However, this radiation is not easily detected and since it also possesses high ionizing power and penetration strength, it constitutes a risk to human health when it is found outside of its acceptable limits.

The adverse effects of ionizing radiation on human health need to be systematically monitored in order to prevent. A unique opportunity to learn about the most important developments in environmental applications of ionizing radiation This book makes it easy for scientists and engineers to acquaint themselves with the state of the art in ionizing radiation techniques for pollution control, environmental cleanup, and waste processing.

With contributions by more than researchers working in industry. A rational method of measurement and evaluation for the determination of the biological half-life of radioisotopes and its application in entomology Article Aug The intensity of a beam of ionizing radiation is measured by counting up how many ions (how much electrical charge) it creates in air.

The roentgen (named after Wilhelm Roentgen, the discoverer of x rays) is the unit that measures the ability of x rays to ionize air; it. Book Review. book review. The Entomology of Radiation Disinfestation of Grain.

A.J. Bateman. Pages: Published online: 03 Jul First Page Preview | PDF ( KB) 3 Views; 0 CrossRef citations; Altmetric; book review. Radioisotopes and Ionizing Radiations in Entomology. Radiobiology (also known as radiation biology) is a field of clinical and basic medical sciences that involves the study of the action of ionizing radiation on living things, especially health effects of ng radiation is generally harmful and potentially lethal to living things but can have health benefits in radiation therapy for the treatment of cancer and thyrotoxicosis.

known that ionizing radiation kills insects, fungi and bacteria, and also that ionizing radiation degrades wood. Thus irradiation of wood chips should delay their spoilage and decrease the energy required to convert them into pulp.

When the cost of the energy required to obtain these added advantages falls below the financial gains to be.Somehow, some tumor of skin cells can be removed or restricted by the use of radioisotope radiations.

The most frequent forms of external radiations therapy is use of the gamma radiations and X-rays. During the last 50 percent of the twentieth century the radioisotope Cobalt was most commonly used way to obtain radiation found in such.

Various organizations have different roles to make and implement of radiation protection policy (Fig. 1). United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation (UNSCEAR) is the United Nations system established to assess and report levels and effects of exposure to ionizing radiation.

Specialists from 27 member countries.