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Physical processes in radiation biology

International Symposium on Physical Processes in Radiation Biology, East Lansing, Mich.

Physical processes in radiation biology

proceedings of an international symposium sponsored by the U. S. Atomic Energy Commission and held at the Kellogg Center for Continuing Education, Michigan State University, on May 6-8, 1963. Edited by Leroy Augenstein, Ronald Mason [and] Barnett Rosenberg.

by International Symposium on Physical Processes in Radiation Biology, East Lansing, Mich.

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Published by Academic Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Radiobiology -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAugenstine, Leroy George, 1928-,, U.S. Atomic Energy Commission.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH652 A2 I53 1963
    The Physical Object
    Pagination377p.
    Number of Pages377
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16823113M

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The symposium aims to address the core problems of radiation biology concerning the absorption, distribution, and utilization of high energy packets in biological systems. This book is composed of 21 chapters, and begins with an introduction to the absorption, excitation, and transfer processes in molecular solids.

Physical Processes in Radiation Biology: Proceedings of an International Symposium held at the Kellogg Center for Continuing Education, Michigan State Author: Leroy (Eds); Adam, G.

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