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Abstract

The main function of an air-borne rocket nuclear shield system can be briefly summarized as that of protecting the operating crew from biological radiation damage and protecting rocket components from excessive activation and material damage. The shield system must be designed subject to the radiation level constraints which may apply to the operating conditions, after shutdown conditions, or both.

Keywords

Reactor Power Fast Neutron Radiation Level Attenuation Function Relative Biological Effectiveness 
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© Springer-Verlag Wien 1961

Authors and Affiliations

  • Glauco Partel
    • 1
  1. 1.S.I.S.P.R.E.RomeItaly

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