Determination of radioactivity concentrations in soil samples and dose assessment for Rize Province, Turkey


Durusoy A. , Yildirim M.

JOURNAL OF RADIATION RESEARCH AND APPLIED SCIENCES, vol.10, pp.348-352, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jrras.2017.09.005
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF RADIATION RESEARCH AND APPLIED SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.348-352

Abstract

In this study, the activity concentrations of naturally occurring K-40, U-238, and Th-232 radionuclides and of the artificial, Chernobyl accident-induced Cs-137 radionuclide were measured in soil samples collected from Rize Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey.