Radiation Dosimeter Utilizing the Thermoluminescence of Lithium Fluoride

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Science  04 Aug 1961:
Vol. 134, Issue 3475, pp. 333-334
DOI: 10.1126/science.134.3475.333


A dosimeter, with little wavelength dependence and large useful energy range for electromagnetic radiation, which is simple to use and read, has been developed. It appears to have applications in personnel monitoring as well as radiation research.