Appendix 3: Tables of mass attenuation coefficients

Table A3.1 Data for lead .


Fig. A3.1 Mass attenuation coefficient for lead.


References

J. H. Hubbell and S. M. Seltzer, Radiation Research 136, 147 (1993). See also the NIST website at: http://physics.nist.gov/PhysRefData/XrayMassCoef/cover.html

"American National Standard for Gamma-Ray Attenuation Coefficients and Buildup Factors for Engineering Materials", ANSI/ANS-6.4.3-1991 (1991).

 

Table A3.2 Data for Concrete.


Fig. A3.2 Mass attenuation coefficient for concrete.



 

Table A3.3 Data for Iron..


Fig. A3.3 Mass attenuation coefficient for iron.



 

Table A3.4 Data for Tin.


Fig. A3.4 Mass attenuation coefficient for tin.



 

Table A3.5 Data for Tungsten.


Fig. A3.5 Mass attenuation coefficient for tungsten.



 

Table A3.6 Data for Uranium.


Fig. A3.6 Mass attenuation coefficient for uranium.



 

Table A3.7 Data for water.


Fig. A3.7 Mass attenuation coefficient for water.



 

Table A3.8 Data for Aluminum.


Fig. A3.8 Mass attenuation coefficient for aluminium.



 

Table A3.9 Data for air.


Fig. A3.9 Mass attenuation coefficient for air.



 

Table A3.10 Data for Tissue.


Fig. A3.10 Mass attenuation coefficient for tissue.