A radioactive tracer, or radioactive label, is a chemical compound in which one or
more atoms have been replaced by a radioisotope so by virtue of its radioactive
decay it can be used to explore the...
Radioactive substances that emit beta radiation or gamma radiation are used as
tracers in industry and hospitals. They're used to find out what is happening ...
Nuclear radiation is used in medicine to sterilise equipment, to help in ...
Radioactive tracers are used to investigate a patient's body without the need for
surgery. ... to detect any gamma rays or beta particles that pass out of the
The area above ground where a high intensity of beta radiation is detected will
pin point the ... Sodium 24 is an example of a radioisotope used in leak detection.
For the moment we'll say that alpha and beta radiation consist of tiny particles, ....
Simulation of how a gamma tracer can be used to find a leak in an oil pipeline.
In some cases radiation can be used to treat diseased organs, or tumours. ...
nuclear medicine use radioactive tracers which emit gamma rays from within the
body. ... Lu-177 is essentially a low-energy beta-emitter (with some gamma) and
Radioactive tracers can be used in industry to detect leaks in pipes. ... How are
Radioactive Tracers used in Industry? A leak in ... Alpha and beta radiation would
... paper can be controlled by measuring how much beta radiation passes
through the ... Even after it has been packaged, gamma rays can be used to kill
bacteria, ... The most common tracer is called Technetium-99 and is very safe
because it ...
Use of radioactive tracer to find leaks in pipes ... Emitters of beta radiation or
gamma radiation are used because these types of radiation readily pass out of
Atoms which emit electromagnetic radiation or a particle by the spontaneous ...
Beta Particle (β) ... Radioactive tracers can be used to see how well organs in.