TY - CHAP A1 - Kátia Aparecida da Silva Aquino ED1 - Feriz Adrovic Y1 - 2012-03-21 PY - 2012 T1 - Sterilization by Gamma Irradiation N2 - This book brings new research insights on the properties and behavior of gamma radiation, studies from a wide range of options of gamma radiation applications in Nuclear Physics, industrial processes, Environmental Science, Radiation Biology, Radiation Chemistry, Agriculture and Forestry, sterilization, food industry, as well as the review of both advantages and problems that are present in these applications. The book is primarily intended for scientific workers who have contacts with gamma radiation, such as staff working in nuclear power plants, manufacturing industries and civil engineers, medical equipment manufacturers, oncologists, radiation therapists, dental professionals, universities and the military, as well as those who intend to enter the world of applications and problems of gamma radiation. Because of the global importance of gamma radiation, the content of this book will be interesting for the wider audience as well. BT - Gamma Radiation SP - Ch. 9 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/34901 DO - 10.5772/34901 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2022-01-19 ER -