1st Edition

Thermoluminescence & Thermoluminescent Dosimetry

Edited By Yigal S. Horowitz Copyright 1984
    232 Pages
    by CRC Press

    232 Pages
    by CRC Press

    First Published in 1984, this set offers a comprehensive insight into thermolumiscence. Carefully compiled and filled with a vast repertoire of notes, diagrams, and references this book serves as a useful reference for radiobiologists and physicists and other practitioners in their respective fields.

    Volume I.

    1. Introduction.  2. Models of TL Trapping and Recombination Canters.  3. Kinetics of Thermoluminescence Glow Peaks.  4. General Characteristics of TL Materials.  Index.

    Volume II.

    1. TL Dose Response.  2. Thermoluminescent Radiation Dosimetry.  3. Track Structure Theory and Applications to Thermoluminescence.  4. Photostimulated Thermoluminescence.  Index.

    Volume III.

    1. TL Readout Instrumentation.  2. Clinical Applications of Thermoluminescent Dosimetry.  3. Thermoluminescence Applied to Age Determination in Archaeology and Geology.  Index.


    Yigal S. Horowitz