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  • Experimental analysis of the mass eficiency curve for gross alphya activity and morphological study of the residue obtained by the co-precipitation method 

    Montaña Gurrera, Montserrat; Camacho García, Antonia; Valles Murciano, M. Isabel; Serrano Carreño, M. Isabel (2012-08)
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    Gross alpha activity determination in drinking water is one of the radiological parameters that must be determined in order to decide whether further specific analyses of radionuclides in samples is required. This parameter ...
  • Influence of the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear accident on Spanish environmental radioactivity levels 

    Baeza, A.; Corbacho, J.A.; Rodríguez, Alicia; Galván, J.; García Tenorio, R.; Manjón, G.; Mantero, Juan; Vioque, I.; Arnold Arias, Dèlia; Grossi, Claudia; Serrano Carreño, M. Isabel; Valles Murciano, M. Isabel; Vargas Drechsler, Arturo (Elsevier, 2012-12)
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    This paper presents measurements of the effect of the atmospheric radioactive release from the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power station at three sites belonging to the Spanish environmental monitoring system. Measured ...
  • Natural and antropogenic radionuclides in airborne particulate samples collected in Barcelona (Spain) 

    Valles Murciano, M. Isabel; Camacho García, Antonia; Serrano Carreño, M. Isabel; Blázquez Pérez, Sonia M. (Elsevier, 2009-02)
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    Results for naturally occurring 7Be, 210Pb, 40K, 214Bi, 214Pb, 212Pb, 228Ac and 208Tl and anthropogenic 137Cs in airborne particulate matter in the Barcelona area during the period from January 2001 to December 2005 are ...
  • Radiological characterization of waste products at a catalan drinking water treatment plant 

    Camacho García, Antonia; Montaña Gurrera, Montserrat; Serrano Carreño, M. Isabel; Blázquez Pérez, Sonia M.; Montes, Sergio; Ganzer Martí, Marta; Devesa, Ricard; Duch Guillen, María Amor (2014)
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    Conventional Drinking Water Treatment Plants (DWTPs) have a fairly standard sequence of processes which essentially consist of solid separation using either physical processes such as settling and filtration, or chemical ...
  • Removal of radionuclides in drinking water by membrane treatment using ultrafiltration, reverse osmosis and electrodialysis reversal 

    Montaña Gurrera, Montserrat; Camacho García, Antonia; Serrano Carreño, M. Isabel; Devesa, Ricard; Matia, L.; Valles, I. (Elsevier, 2013-11)
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    A pilot plant had been built to test the behaviour of ultra fi ltration (UF), reverse osmosis (RO), and electrodialysis reversal (EDR) in order to improve the quality of the water supplied to Barcelona met- ropolitan ...
  • The presence of radionuclides in wastewater treatment plants in spain and their effect on human health 

    Montaña Gurrera, Montserrat; Camacho García, Antonia; Devesa, Ricard; Valles Murciano, M. Isabel; Cespedes, R.; Serrano Carreño, M. Isabel; Blázquez Pérez, Sonia M.; Barjola Molina, Vanessa (2013-12-01)
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    Wastewater treatment facilities can produce sludge containing measurable amounts of radioactivity. The radionuclides that are concentrated may originate from radionuclides present in the original source of water or from ...
  • Validation of aerosol low-level activities by comparison with a deep underground laboratory 

    Camacho García, Antonia; Laubenstein, M.; Vargas Drechsler, Arturo; Serrano Carreño, M. Isabel; Vallés, I.; Plastino, W.; Duch Guillen, María Amor (2014-05)
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    The activitiesonair filters oftheradionuclides 40K and 137Cs weremeasuredinanaboveground laboratoryandcomparedwiththeactivitiesmeasuredinanundergroundlaboratory.Theaverage relativedifferenceswerelowerthan20%for 137Cs and ...