Enviaments recents

  • Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide variability at Aigüestortes, Central Pyrenees, Spain 

    Curcoll, Roger; Camarero, Lluís; Bacardit, Montse; Agueda Costafreda, Alba; Grossi, Claudia (2018-01-01)
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  • Air kerma to H-P(3) conversion coefficients for IEC 61267 RQR X-RAY radiation qualities: application to dose monitoring of the lens of the eye in medical diagnostics 

    Principi, Sara; Guardiola Salmerón, Consuelo; Duch Guillen, María Amor; Ginjaume Egido, Mercè (2016-09-01)
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    Recent studies highlight the fact that the new eye lens dose limit can be exceeded in interventional radiology procedures and that eye lens monitoring could be required for these workers. The recommended operational quantity ...
  • A practical approach to perform the isotropy test for extremity dosemeters 

    Gultresa Colomer, Joan; Llansana, Jordi; Roig Costa, Maria; Ginjaume Egido, Mercè (2016-09-01)
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    The requirements for determining extremity dosemeter performance have evolved over the past decade. In 2010, the Spanish Nuclear Safety Council (CSN) adopted a national protocol with performance requirements based on ISO ...
  • First eurados intercomparison exercise of eye lens dosemeters for medical applications 

    Clairand, Isabelle; Ginjaume Egido, Mercè; Vanhavere, F.; Carinou, Eleftheria; Daures, J.; Denoziere, M.; Silva, E. H.; Roig Costa, Maria; Principi, Sara; Van Rycheghem, L. (2016-09-01)
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    In the context of the decrease in the eye lens dose limit for occupational exposure to 20 mSv per year stated by the recent revision of the European Basic Safety Standards Directive 2013/59/EURATOM, the European Radiation ...
  • Occupational exposure of the eye lens in interventional procedures: how to assess and manage radiation dose 

    Ciraj Bjelac, Olivera; Carinou, Eleftheria; Ferrari, Paolo; Ginjaume Egido, Mercè; Sans Merce, Marta; O'Connor, Una (2016-11-01)
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    Occupational exposure from interventional x-ray procedures is one of the areas in which increased eye lens exposure may occur. Accurate dosimetry is an important element to investigate the correlation of observed radiation ...
  • EURADOS 2016 intercomparison exercise of eye lens dosemeters 

    Clairand, Isabelle; Behrens, R.; Brodecki, M.; Ginjaume Egido, Mercè (2018-12-01)
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    In the context of a new annual eye lens dose limit for occupational exposure equal to 20 mSv, European Radiation Dosimetry Group (EURADOS) organized an intercomparison dedicated to eye lens dosemeters, including photon and ...
  • DPM as a radiation transport engine for PRIMO 

    Rodríguez, Miguel; Sempau Roma, Josep; Bäumer, Christian (Springer (Biomed Central Ltd.), 2018-12-27)
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    Background PRIMO is a dose verification system based on the general-purpose Monte Carlo radiation transport code penelope, which implements an accurate physics model of the interaction cross sections and the radiation ...
  • PENELOPE/PRIMO-calculated photon and electron spectra from clinical accelerators 

    Brualla, Lorenzo; Rodríguez, Miguel; Sempau Roma, Josep; Andreo, Pedro (Springer (Biomed Central Ltd.), 2019-01-11)
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    Background: The availability of photon and electron spectra in digital form from current accelerators and Monte Carlo (MC) systems is scarce, and one of the packages widely used refers to linacs with a reduced clinical use ...
  • Double cantilever indirect tension testing for fracture of quasibrittle materials 

    Caner, Ferhun Cem; Dönmez, A. Abdullah; Sener, Siddik; Koç, Varol (2018-11-27)
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    The Double Cantilever Beam (DCB) Mode I fracture testing has been widely used in fracture testing of especially fiber reinforced polymer composites and adhesive joints. Application of classical DCB testing to plain concrete ...
  • An unmanned aircraft system to detect a radiological point source using RIMA software architecture 

    Royo Chic, Pablo; Pastor Llorens, Enric; Macias López, Miquel; Cuadrado, Raul; Barrado Muxí, Cristina; Vargas Drechsler, Arturo (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2018-10-30)
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    Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UASs), together with the miniaturisation of computers, sensors, and electronics, offer new remote sensing applications. However, there is a lack of hardware and software support to effectively ...
  • RECORDS: improved reporting of Monte Carlo radiation transport studies 

    Sechopoulos, Ioannis; Rogers, David W.O.; Bazalova Carter, Magdalena; Sempau Roma, Josep (2018-07-15)
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    Studies involving Monte Carlo simulations are common in both diagnostic and therapy medical phy- sics research, as well as other fields of basic and applied science. As with all experimental studies , the conditions and ...
  • Comparison of methods for H*(10) calculation from measured LaBr3(Ce) detector spectra 

    Vargas Drechsler, Arturo; Cornejo, N.; Camp Brunés, Anna (2018-07-01)
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    The Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC) and the Centro de Investigaciones Energéticas, Medioambientales y Tecnológicas (CIEMAT) have evaluated methods based on stripping, conversion coefficients and Maximum Likelihood ...

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