Proceedings of the Symposium on Thermoluminescence Dosimetry

Thermoluminescence Dosimetry (TLD) has found its application in a large variety of fields such as environmental monitoring, personal dosimetry, radiobiology, diagnostic radiology and radiation therapy. Although there are a number of good reference books and conference proceedings on TLD available, the need was felt for exchange of information between people working in these fields. A one day meeting on Thermoluminescence Dosimetry was organized by several Dutch organizations on radiation protection and clinical physics in co-operation with the Belgian sister organizations. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss a number of theoretical and practical aspects of TLD. The meeting was held in Bilthoven (The Netherlands) on 30 March 1988 and was attended by 105 participants.

Although during the Symposium the manuscript as submitted by the authors were available, it was decided to edit the papers of that meeting in a more uniform format. Also comments and discussions following the presentation that day have been included by the authors in their final drafts. In this report no distinction is made between papers presented orally or as posters.

https://doi.org/10.25030/ncs-003

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