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The map of LMRI can be seen in the picture below. To see the equipment and radiation quantities, point to the rooms:

LMRI Map (jpg, 14,45 Kb). Irradiation Room I Irradiation Room II Irradiation Room III Control Room
Redundant links: Irradiation Room I | Irradiation Room II  | Irradiation Room III  | Control Room

Irradiation Room I

X-ray irradiator (8,29 Kb).

X Radiation

  • Manufacturer and Model: YXLON MGC41; 2 Philips ampoules;
  • Maximum Power:  40 mA;
  • Calibrations: air Kerma and absorbed dose to water.

Legend: X-ray Irradator.

Gama Radiation

  • Manufacturer and Model: Shepherd 81 Calibrator
  • Sources:
    - 60Co (16 GBq; 148 GBq);
    - 137Cs (81 GBq; 814 GBq; 7,4 TBq);
    - 241Am (37 GBq).
  • Calibrations: radiological protection quantities.

Buchler Irradiator - gamma radiation (5,11 Kb).

  • Manufacturer and Model: Buchler OB-34/1 BA
  • Sources:
    - 60Co (3,7 GBq; 25 GBq; 370 GBq);
    - 137Cs (7,4 MBq; 74 MBq; 740 MBq; 7,4 GBq).
  • Calibrations: radiological protection quantities.

Legend: Buchler Irradiator - gamma radiation.


Irradiation Room II

AECL Eldorado 6 Irrdiator - gamma radiation (11Kb).

Gama Radiation

  • Manufacturer and Model: AECL Eldorado 6
  • Source: 60Co (92,5 TBq).
  • Calibrations: air Kerma and absorbed dose to water.

Legend: AECL Eldorado 6 Irrdiator - gamma radiation.


Irradiation Room III

Buchler BSS Irradiator - beta radiation (5Kb).

Beta Radiation

  • Manufacturer and Model: Buchler BSS-BA
  • Sources:
    - 90Sr+90Y (1,85 MBq; 74 MBq);
    - 147Pm (518 MBq);
    - 204Tl (18,5 GBq);
  • Calibrations: absorbed dose to tissue.

Legend: Buchler BSS Irradiator - beta radiation.

Beta and Alfa Radiations

Radioactive source used in the calibration of radioactive surface contamination monitors.

Set of standard sources for calibration of radioactive surface contamination monitors:

  • Sources:
    - Alpha Radiation (5,484 MeV);
    - Beta Radiation (0,049 MeV a 0,566 MeV).
  • Calibrations: activity per unit area (Bq/cm2).

Legend: Radioactive source used in the calibration of radioactive surface contamination monitors - beta and alpha radiation.

Control Room

Control Room. (156 Kb).

Where the beginning and end of radiation exposures in the different rooms is controlled and where all the experimental data is collected.

Legend: Control Room.