New Brain and Whole Body Tissue Clearing|Register Now
»
Fundamentals of Radiation Chemistry
 
 

Fundamentals of Radiation Chemistry, 1st Edition

 
Fundamentals of Radiation Chemistry, 1st Edition,A. Mozumder,ISBN9780125093903
 
 
 

  

Academic Press

9780125093903

9780080532172

392

229 X 152

Print Book + eBook

USD 258.00
USD 430.00

Buy both together and save 40%

Print Book

Hardcover

In Stock

Estimated Delivery Time
USD 220.00

eBook
eBook Overview

VST format:

DRM Free included formats: PDF

USD 210.00
Add to Cart
 
 

Key Features

@introbul:Key Features
@bul:* Provides a working knowledge of radiation effects for students and non-experts
* Stresses the role of the electron both as a radiation and as a reactant species
* Contains clear diagrams of track models
* Includes a chapter on applications
* Written by an expert with more than thirty years of experience in a premiere research laboratory
* Culled from the author's painstaking research of journals and other publications over several decades

Description

This book describes the physical and chemical effects of radiation interaction with matter. Beginning with the physical basis for the absorption of charged particle radiations, Fundamentals of Radiation Chemistry provides a systematic account of the formation of products, including the nature and properties of intermediate species. Developed from first principles, the coverage of fundamentals and applications will appeal to an interdisciplinary audience of radiation physicists and radiation biologists. Only an undergraduate background in chemistry and physics is assumed as a prerequisite for the understanding of applications in research and industry.

Readership

Upper-division undergraduate and graduate students, researchers, and industrial practitioners in the fields of radiation chemistry (within physical chemistry) and radiation biology; courses in chemical physics and condensed matter sciences; national laboratories and hospitals.

A. Mozumder

A. Mozumder held the position of Research Professor for over twenty years at a university operated research institute funded by the U.S. Department of Energy. He is a fellow of the American Physical Society and a co-contributor of an article on radiation effects in the Encyclopedia Britannica. He has contributed full-length chapter articles to several books and has edited a special issue of Radiation Physics and Chemistry on early events.

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Notre Dame, Indiana, U.S.A.

Fundamentals of Radiation Chemistry, 1st Edition

Introduction. Interaction of Radiation with Matter: Energy Transfer from Fast Charged Particles. Structure of Charged Particle Tracks in Condensed Media. Ionization and Excitation Phenomena. Radiation Chemistry of Gases. The Solvated Electron. Spur Theory of Radiation Chemical Yields: Diffusion and Stochastic Models. Electron Thermalization and Related Phenomena. Electron Escape: The Free-Ion Yield. Electron Mobility in Liquid Hydrocarbons. Radiation Chemical Applications in Science and Industry.

Quotes and reviews

@qu:"Mozumder's book can be highly recommended to a large community of chemists, physicists, and biologists."
@source:--J.P. Adloff, Zeitschrift fur Physikalische Chemie 214/10
@qu:"Mozumder (Univ. of Notre Dame, Indiana) has written a resource for practitioners of radiation chemistry, which will serve them well since he is a recognized expert in this field. This is a book...providing insight as well as a compendium of references and sources of ongoing research."
@source:--CHOICE, May 2000
 
 

Shop with Confidence

Free Shipping around the world
▪ Broad range of products
▪ 30 days return policy
FAQ

Contact Us