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This document gives guidelines on additional aspects of the characterization of low energy photon radiations and on the procedures for calibration and determination of the response of area and personal dose(rate)meters as a function of photon energy and angle of incidence. This document concentrates on the accurate determination of conversion coefficients from air kerma to Hp(10), H*(10), Hp(3) and H'(3) and for the spectra of low energy photon radiations. As an alternative to the use of conversion coefficients the direct calibration in terms of these quantities by means of appropriate reference instruments is described.


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  • Status :  Published
    Publication date : 2019-01
  • Edition : 2
    Number of pages : 18
  • :
    ISO/TC 85/SC 2
    Radiological protection
  • 17.240
    Radiation measurements

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