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Health physics resources

ORAU’s comprehensive list of health physics resources

Health Physics Publication

Researching the field of health physics? Need a one-stop location for a variety of health physics resources?

ORAU has compiled an extensive list of Internet resources that can help support your health physics project.

Categories of HP resources

Absorption/Attenuation Coefficients

Accelerators

Agencies, Organizations, & Societies - International

Agencies, Organizations & Societies - United States

Air Sampling

Atomic Museums

Atomic/Nuclear Data

BEIR and UNSCEAR Reports

Chart of the Nuclides

Criticality

Decay Data

Decontamination and Decommissioning (D&D)

Document Search Links

Department of Energy

Dosimetry

Electronic Journals and Newsletters (on-line and free)

The following journals provide free access to selected full text articles, often from the current issue.

Emergency Response

Environmental

EPA

Epidemiology

Favorite Publications

Federal Guidance Reports

Gamma Rays

Glossaries

Half Lives

History

Journal Links

Miscellaneous Links

Natural Radioactivity

News Stories

Neutrons

NRC

Nuclear Medicine

Nuclear Power and Reactors

Nuclear Weapons

NUREGs

Periodic Table

Photo Collections

Radiation Safety Programs

Radium Mines and Spas

Radiology and Medical Physics

Radon

Regulations

Respiratory Protection

Sites with Extensive Links

Software (free)

Source Information

Student Information

Transportation

Uranium

U.S. State Radiological Control Programs

Video

  • DOE Nuclear Weapon Test Film Clips
  • Drop Test of Cask at Sandia
  • Internet Archive Community Video - Movies for downloading, extremely large (e.g., 50 - 100 MB) files. Check out A is for Atom 1953, About Fallout (1955), Atom Bomb [Joe Bonica’s Movie of the Month, Atomic Alert (Elementary version) 1951, Atomic Energy as a Force for Good (Parts I and II) 1955, Atomic Power at Shippingport (Part I and II) ca. 1958, Day Called X (Part I and II) ca. 1955, Duck and Cover 1951, House in the Middle 1954, Management of Mass Casualties, Part X: Management of Psychological Casualties 1958, News Magazine of the Screen: Atomic Energy 1950s, News Magazine of the Screen, ca. 1951, Medical Aspects of Nuclear Radiation 1950, Operation Crossroads (Part I and II) 1946, Operation Cue (1955) Plowshare (Part I and II) ca. 1961, Radiological Defense 1961, Stay Safe, Stay Strong: The Facts About Nuclear Weapons 1960, Survival Under Atomic Attack 1951, Taking the “X” out of X-Rays ca. 1940s Tale of Two Cities, A 1946
  • Solar Activity

Waste-Radioactive

X-rays