Stochastic Dosimetry for Radio-Frequency Exposure Assessment in Realistic Scenarios

  • E. Chiaramello
  • S. Fiocchi
  • M. Parazzini
  • P. RavazzaniEmail author
  • J. Wiart
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Stochastic dosimetry, combining electromagnetic computational techniques and statistics to build surrogate models, allows assessing exposure to EMF accounting for variability and uncertainty intrinsic of real scenarios. In this study, we present some examples of exposure assessment of children and fetuses to RF devices in uncertain scenarios using stochastic dosimetry. Polynomial chaos expansions and low rank tensor approximations, applied to build surrogate models of Specific Absorption Rate (SAR), permitted a fast estimation of the variability of the exposure due to the variation in the RF source position.


Stochastic dosimetry Surrogate models EMF exposure Uncertainty modeling Polynomial-chaos expansions Low-rank-tensor approximations 



This work was supported by the French National Research Program for Environmental and Occupational Health of Anses (EST-2016-2RF-04) Project AMPERE: Advanced MaPping of residential ExposuRE to RF-EMF sources.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Chiaramello
    • 1
  • S. Fiocchi
    • 1
  • M. Parazzini
    • 1
  • P. Ravazzani
    • 1
    Email author
  • J. Wiart
    • 2
  1. 1.Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Istituto di Elettronica e di Ingegneria dell’Informazione e delle Telecomunicazioni CNR IEIITMilanItaly
  2. 2.Télécom ParisTech, LTCI University Paris SaclayParisFrance

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