ICRP Publication 116: Conversion Coefficients for Radiological Protection Quantities for External Radiation Exposures, Annals of the ICRP Volume 40 Issues 2-5

ICRP Publication 116: Conversion Coefficients for Radiological Protection Quantities for External Radiation Exposures

Annals of the ICRP Volume 40 Issues 2-5

By ICRP


PREFACE

MAIN POINTS

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INTRODUCTION

2. Quantities used in radiation protection for external exposure

3. Determination of organ absorbed doses OF the ICRP/ICRU REFERENCE phantomS

4. Conversion coefficients for external exposure

5. Relationships between dose conversion coefficients For operational and protection quantities

References

Annex A ? Effective dose conversion coefficients

Annex B ? Organ absorbed dose conversion coefficients for photons

Annex C ? Organ absorbed dose conversion coefficients for neutrons

Annex D ? Skeletal fluence-to-dose response functions ? Photons

Annex E ? Skeletal fluence-to-dose response functions ? Neutrons

Annex F ? Conversion coefficients for the eye lens

Annex G ? Special considerations for assessing the local skin equivalent dose

Annex H ? Effective dose for superior hemisphere semi isotropic irradiation for aircraft crew dosimetry

Annex I ? Methods used for evaluation of reference data