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Miniature personal UV solar dosimeterSmall light-powered meter measures accumulated radiation in ultraviolet or other selected regions. Practical advantages are device's low cost, small size, accuracy, and adaptability to specific wave-band measurements. Medical applications include detection of skin cancer, vitamin D production, and jaundice. Dosimeter also measures sunlight for solar energy designs, agriculture and meteorology, and monitors stability of materials and environmental and occupational lighting.
Document ID
19800000321
Document Type
Other - NASA Tech Brief
Authors
Adams, R. R.
Macconochie, I. O.
Poole, B. D., Jr.
Date Acquired
August 10, 2013
Publication Date
January 1, 1981
Publication Information
Publication: NASA Tech Briefs
Volume: 5
Issue: 3
ISSN: 0145-319X
Subject Category
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Report/Patent Number
LAR-12469
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.