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Beta decay - Wikipedia

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In nuclear physics, beta decay is a type of radioactive decay in which a beta ray and a neutrino are emitted from an atomic nucleus. For example, beta decay of a  ...

What Types of Radiation Are There? - Health Physics Society

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Examples of some alpha emitters: radium, radon, uranium, thorium. ... Beta radiation can penetrate human skin to the "germinal layer," where new skin cells are ...

Beta Radiation

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Some beta emitters, however, produce very low energy, poorly penetrating radiation that may be difficult or impossible to detect. Examples of these are ...

Types of Emissions | Radiation Information and Answers

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In air, beta particles can travel a few hundred times farther than alpha ... Examples of radioactive materials that give off beta particles are hydrogen-3 ( tritium), ...

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 and X-rays. All types ... Alexander Litvinenko is a famous example. He was ...

ChemTeam: Writing Alpha and Beta Equations

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Writing Alpha and Beta Decay Equations. Return to ... Check it and compare the three points to the example. ... Here is an example of a beta decay equation:.

Beta Radiation

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Beta decay is a radioactive process in which an electron is emitted from the ... For example, when rhenium-187 decays (which has a Z of 75) by beta decay, ...

Examples of Radiation

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Some examples of radiation make this concept much clearer. ... Radioactive decay's particles; Cosmic rays; Alpha rays; Beta rays; Medical imaging equipment ...

Beta Decay Examples - HyperPhysics

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Cobalt-60. The cobalt-60 isotope undergoes beta decay with a half-life of 5.272 years. Cobalt-60 decays to Nickel-60 plus an electron and an electron ...

Beta Decay - ChemTeacher - ChemEd DL

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Ernest Rutherford (1871-1937) was the first person to coin the term beta radiation . He was born in New Zealand and became a professor at McGill University ...