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Ionizing Radiation Div. icon

IONIZING
RADIATION
DIVISION
(Gaithersburg, MD)

Lisa R. Karam, Acting Chief
Tel 301 975 5584
Fax 301 869 7682

The Ionizing Radiation Division provides national leadership in fundamental research and measurement standards for all types of ionizing radiation, including x rays, gamma rays, electrons, neutrons, energetic heavy charged particles, and radioactivity. The Division's extensive domestic and international collaborations in applied research help to make ionizing radiation effective in industrial and health applications, and provide needed standards for radiation protection and environmental radioactivity.

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