ACADEMIC YEAR: 2012/2013
YEAR OF STUDY: 1
SEMESTER: Second semester
NUMBER OF CREDITS: 2
CONTACT HOURS: 16
INDIVIDUAL WORK HOURS: 34
Radioactivity and law of radioactive decay.
Type of radiation and properties.
Interaction of radiation with matter, energy tranfer and radiation chemistry.
X-ray production and beam quality.
Physical quantities of radioprotection, definition and units.
Biological effect of ioninizing radiation. Deterministic and stochastic
Detection of radiation and principal instruments of measurements.
Dosimeters and dosimetry.