Nuclear and Atomic Physics


Fallout Forecasts in Surface and Under Water Bursts

Authors: Nigel B. Cook

Concise, brief 15-page fallout prediction model, covering both land surface and underwater nuclear explosions, radiation shielding by buildings, fallout solubility as function of particle size, retention on vegetation, gamma ray spectrum versus time, fractionation of fission products, salting by cobalt-60 etc., and effects of environmental neutron induced activities in fallout. Includes literature summaries and data reductions to formulae based on many reports.

Comments: 15 Pages.

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[v1] 2014-03-13 22:21:39

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