141.A82 Practical Course on Radiation Protection
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2024S, LU, 4.0h, 4.0EC

Properties

  • Semester hours: 4.0
  • Credits: 4.0
  • Type: LU Laboratory Exercise
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to calibrate radiation detectors, to measure attenuation coefficients and build-up factors for gamma rays, to execute thermoluminescence dosimetry, to determine the dose distribution in a water phantom, to describe shielding of beta and gamma rays, to apply neutron activation analysis and gamma spectrometry as well as to explain PUREX processes.

Subject of course

Practical course covering the following topics: Calibration of radiation detectors, measurement of attenuation coefficients and build-up factors for gamma rays, thermoluminescence dosimetry, dose distribution in a water phantom, shielding of beta and gamma rays, sealed and unsealed sources, gamma spectrometry, PUREX process

Teaching methods

Operating different applications in the field of radiation protection under guidance.

Mode of examination

Immanent

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Mon11:00 - 12:0004.03.2024Atominstitut Bibliothek Vorbesprechung

Examination modalities

Documentation, interview

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
05.03.2024 05:00 13.06.2024 23:59

Registration modalities

Studierende, die die Vorlesung Techn. Strahlenschutz I besucht haben, werden bevorzugt.

Das Praktikum kann nur abgehalten werden, wenn der Reaktor nach der Sanierung des Sekundärstrangs wieder in Betrieb ist.

Curricula

Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 460 Physical Energy and Measurement Engineering Not specified
066 460 Physical Energy and Measurement Engineering Not specified
066 461 Technical Physics Mandatory elective

Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

Basic knowledge of radiation protection as dose, doserate, activity, decay,..

Accompanying courses

Miscellaneous

  • Attendance Required!

Language

German