Introduction to Radiation, aimed to help the user learn more about ionising radiadtion, its nature, sources, types and effects on living organisms.
URL: http://www.uic.com.au/ral.htm in English [Translate]
Information on the nature of radiation and its interaction with matter, definitions of units and terms used to describe radiation, methods of calculating and measuring radiation levels, the biological effects of radiation, etc.
URL: http://www.wpi.edu/Admin/Safety/RSO/Training/ in English [Translate]
Introduction to the concept of radioactivity. What is radioactivity, where it is located, in what units it is measured, about measurement methods, etc.
URL: http://iem-inc.com/prmbasic.html in English [Translate]
Article describing contribution of four scientists, W. C. Roentgen, A. H. Bequerel, M. Sklodowska Curie and E. Rutherford, to the elucidation of radioactivity and the key experiments they performed pertaining to their discoveries.
URL: http://www.accessexcellence.org/AE/AEC/CC/historical_background.html in English [Translate]
A survey of the basic equipment, data and methodology of Analytical methods that rely on radioisotopic materials. On-line materials include the course syllabus, homework problems. Copies of the lecture slides and animations.
URL: http://ull.chemistry.uakron.edu/radioanalytical/ in English [Translate]
Information about radioisotopic decay and a description of procedures to measure the decay constant of a typical short-half-life radioisotope.
URL: http://www.me.wpi.edu/Nuclear/Reactor/Labs/L-dk.html in English [Translate]