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Intercomparison measurements of legal passive, integrating area and individual dosemeters for photon and beta radiation

Dosemeter types:

Individual dosemeters for photon and beta radiation, which have been approved for official use, must be checked at regular intervals within the framework of intercomparison measurements.

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Contacts:

phone: +49 (0) 531-592-6214

phone: +49 (0) 531-592-6352

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Regulations concerning photon radiation:

  • Section 29 sentence 1 Nr. 2 of the Measures and Verification Act dated December 11, 2014, as amended.
  • Rules for the performance of dosemeter intercomparison measurements according to section 29 sentence 1 of the Measures and Verification Act.
    An update according to the recommendation of the Radiation Protection Commission "Requirements for individual dosemeters" is in preparation
  • Directive covering requirements to be met by individual dosemeter evaluation centres in compliance with the Radiation Protection Ordinance and the X-ray Ordinance dated 10.12.2001, Joint Circular of the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU) dated 10.12.2001, Joint Ministerial Gazette p. 136 - 144.

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Regulations or directives concerning beta radiation:

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Results so far achieved:

  1. Results of the beta comparison measurements ( details)

  2. HELMSTÄDTER, K.; AMBROSI, P.:
    Quality assurance of personal beta particle dosemeters used for individual monitoring of occupationally exposed persons
     Radiat. Prot. Dosim., Vol. 125, No 1 - 4, pp 105 - 108 (2007)

  3. AMBROSI, P., HELMSTÄDTER, K. (Hrsg.): (1999).
    Betadosimetrie mit Teilkörperdosimetersonden II - Ergebnisse der Vergleichsmessungen 1998 / 1999 - Sitzungsbericht
    PTB-Bericht PTB-Dos-37

  4. ALBERTS, W. G., AMBROSI, P., BUCHHOLZ, G., HECKER, O., URBACH, G.:
    Vergleichsmessungen von Personendosimetern im Jahre 1996
    PTB-Mitteilungen 108 (1998) 303-305

  5. AMBROSI, P., HELMSTÄDTER, K. (Hrsg.): (1998).
    Betadosimetrie mit Teilkörperdosimetersonden - Sitzungsbericht über Ergebnisse der ersten probeweisen Vergleichsmessungen 1996
    PTB-Bericht PTB-Dos-29.

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