Radiation and Radiological Protection

Lecturer : Dr D Mavunda : NECSA

1.  Course Outline (see Section 6 below for links)

  • Radiation Protection Course overview
    • Course Manual
    • Introductory material Part 1
    • Introductory material Part 2
    • Radiation Detectors

2.  Lectures (see Section 6 below for links)

  • Section 1.1 Nuclear Physics
    • Slides and Notes
  • Section 1.2 Radiation Sources
    • Slides and Notes
  • Section 1.3 Quantities and Units
    • Slides and Notes
  • Section 1.4 Biological effects of ionizing radiation
    • Slides and Notes
  • Section 2.1 Overview of Radiation practices in industrial applications
    • Slides and Notes
  • Section 2.2 Overview of Radiation practices in Medical applications
    • Slides and Notes
  • Section 3.1 Principles of radiation protection
    • Slides and Notes
  • Section 3.2 Introduction to regulatory control
    • Slides and Notes
  • Section 4.1 Factors affecting dose
    • Slides and Notes
  • Section 4.2 Practical design considerations
    • Slides and Notes
  • Section 4.3 Operational protection
    • Slides and Notes
  • Section 4.4 Transport
    • Slides and Notes
  • Section 4.5 Emergency preparedness
    • Slides and Notes

3.  Tutorials

  • Tutorial 1 - Solutions in the restricted area
  • Tutorial 2
  • Tutorial 3

4.  Projects

  • Project 1

5.  Past Papers

6.  Restricted Material