Ambient dose equivalent measurements in secondary radiation fields at proton therapy facility CCB IFJ PAN in Krakow using recombination chambers

Edyta Jakubowska , Michał A. Gryziński , Natalia Golnik , Piotr Tulik , Liliana Stolarczyk , Horwacik Tomasz , Katarzyna Zbroja , Góra Łukasz


This work presents recombination methods used for secondary radiation measurements at the Facility for Proton Radiotherapy of Eye Cancer at the Institute for Nuclear Physics, IFJ, in Krakow (Poland). The measurements of H*(10) were performed, with REM-2 tissue equivalent chamber in two halls of cyclotrons AIC-144 and Proteus C-235 and in the corridors close to treatment rooms. The measurements were completed by determination of gamma radiation component, using a hydrogen-free recombination chamber. The results were compared with the measurements using rem meter types FHT 762 (WENDI-II) and NM2 FHT 192 gamma probe and with stationary dosimetric system.
Author Edyta Jakubowska (FM / IMBE)
Edyta Jakubowska,,
- The Institute of Metrology and Biomedical Engineering
, Michał A. Gryziński - [National Center for Nuclear Research (NCBJ)]
Michał A. Gryziński,,
- Narodowe Centrum Badań Jądrowych w Otwocku
, Natalia Golnik (FM / IMBE)
Natalia Golnik,,
- The Institute of Metrology and Biomedical Engineering
, Piotr Tulik (FM / IMBE)
Piotr Tulik,,
- The Institute of Metrology and Biomedical Engineering
, Liliana Stolarczyk - [Instytut Fizyki Jądrowej PAN]
Liliana Stolarczyk,,
- Instytut Fizyki Jądrowej PAN
, Horwacik Tomasz - [Instytut Fizyki Jądrowej PAN]
Horwacik Tomasz,,
- Instytut Fizyki Jądrowej PAN
, Katarzyna Zbroja - [Institute of Nuclear Physics (IFJ PAN) [Polish Academy of Sciences (PAN)]]
Katarzyna Zbroja,,
- Instytut Fizyki Jądrowej im. Henryka Niewodniczańskiego Polskiej Akademii Nauk
, Góra Łukasz - [Institute of Nuclear Physics (IFJ PAN) [Polish Academy of Sciences (PAN)]]
Góra Łukasz,,
- Instytut Fizyki Jądrowej PAN
Journal seriesNukleonika, ISSN 0029-5922
Issue year2016
Publication size in sheets0.5
Keywords in Polishjonizacyjne komory rekombinacyjne, monitoring miejsca pracy ,terapia protonowa
Keywords in Englishrecombination chambers, workplace monitoring, proton therapy
ASJC Classification2311 Waste Management and Disposal; 3104 Condensed Matter Physics; 2213 Safety, Risk, Reliability and Quality; 3105 Instrumentation; 2104 Nuclear Energy and Engineering; 3106 Nuclear and High Energy Physics
Languageen angielski
Score (nominal)15
Score sourcejournalList
ScoreMinisterial score = 15.0, 12-07-2020, ArticleFromJournal
Ministerial score (2013-2016) = 15.0, 12-07-2020, ArticleFromJournal
Publication indicators WoS Citations = 1; Scopus Citations = 1; Scopus SNIP (Source Normalised Impact per Paper): 2016 = 0.423; WoS Impact Factor: 2016 = 0.76 (2) - 2016=0.512 (5)
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