By Yu. Kutlakhmedov, P. Balan, V. Kutlakhmedova-Vishnyakova (auth.), F. Bréchignac, G. Desmet (eds.)
Considerable event with radioecological and comparable ecological study on terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems has been completed, particularly after the Chernobyl twist of fate. The mixed results of the radiation, chemical and organic elements, after a infection of our environment and through its remediation have proven an interactive complexity that highlights the necessity for equidosimetrical reviews of the impression of some of the stressors and the necessity for his or her ecological normalization.
In radioecology and radiation safety, equipment of radiation dosimetry are key for dose evaluation. it really is for this reason hugely fascinating to strengthen a transparent theoretical technique in addition to a realistic approach to equidosimetry that might let for an ecological normalization of the several stressors in unified uniform devices, specifically for comparability purposes.
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The hypothesis presented here is based on a large amount of empirical data, consisting of the following principles: we assume an ecosystem in steady condition contains relatively small amount long-living radionuclides (without serious impact on the condition of the ecosystem). Radionuclides are allocated to ecosystem compartments and are described by appropriate values of the factors of radiocapacity. An external harmful factor (toxic, radiating and of any other nature) impacts on a given well-defined ecosystem.
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Equidosimetry — Ecological Standardization and Equidosimetry for Radioecology and Environmental Ecology: Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Ecological Standardization and Equidosimetry for Radioecology and Environmental Ecology Kiev, Uk by Yu. Kutlakhmedov, P. Balan, V. Kutlakhmedova-Vishnyakova (auth.), F. Bréchignac, G. Desmet (eds.)