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Beta particle

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A beta particle, sometimes called beta ray, denoted by the lower-case Greek letter beta is a ... Beta particles can be used to treat health conditions such as eye and bone cancer and are also used a...

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Uses of radiation

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We're updating subjects as fast as we can. Visit ... Uses of beta radiation. Beta radiation is used to monitor the thickness of materials such as paper, plastic and  ...

Alpha, beta and gamma radiation - penetration, uses and dangers

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We'll see how their different properties affect what they can be used for and in what ways ... For the moment we'll say that alpha and beta radiation consist of tiny ...

USES radioisotopes medicine industry alpha beta gamma radiation ...

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How can we use alpha particle radiation, beta particle radiation and gamma radiation ... Gamma and beta emitting radioisotopes are extensively used in medical ...

Beta Decay - ChemTeacher

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Rutherford also determined that beta particles could be stopped only by a ... Carbon dating is used to date artifacts, wood, and animal remains by finding the ...

Uses of Radioactivity, Beta Radiation in Thickness Control - Pass My ...

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It also means that the user does not have to constantly worry about disposing of ... A radioactive source producing beta radiation is used to control the thickness ...

Uses for Beta Rays | eHow

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Radioisotopes -- chemicals that emit radiation -- are widely used in medicine. In a process known as brachytherapy, beta radioisotopes can be used to irradiate ...

Types of Radiation: Gamma, Alpha, Neutron, Beta & X-Ray ...

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Ionizing radiation takes a few forms: Alpha, beta, and neutron particles, and gamma ... Gamma radiation, unlike alpha or beta, does not consist of any particles, ...

Uses of Radioactivity, Beta Radiation in Leak Detection - Pass My ...

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At the source of the leak the intensity of the beta radiations will be high as no energy is lost ... Sodium 24 is an example of a radioisotope used in leak detection.

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Feb 4, 2015 ... You can watch all my videos at www.freesciencelessons.co.uk ... We start by looking at how beta radiation is used in thickness detectors.
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BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Uses of radiation

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We're updating subjects as fast as we can. Visit ... Uses of beta radiation. Beta radiation is used for tracers and monitoring the thickness of materials. Doctors ...

Three Types of Radiation: The Properties and Uses of Alpha, Beta ...

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Jan 27, 2015 ... Alpha particles are most commonly used in smoke alarms. ... A particle of beta radiation can cause spontaneous mutation and cancer when it ...

Beta Radiation - The Oncologist - AlphaMed Press

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Basic properties of some beta-emitting radioisotopes commonly used in ... Beta decay can occur in two forms: “beta minus” (upper) or “beta plus” (lower). In beta  ...