The study reported in this paper aimed to investigate the response of a GAFChromic (R) HD-V2 film dosimeter in the dose range between 10 and 300 Gy, normally used to perform irradiation tests on electronic devices with a Co-60 gamma-ray irradiator. The well-defined linearity of response in terms of absorbance as a function of absorbed dose, easiness of handling and data analysis of irradiated dosimeters, reproducibility, stability; and insensitivity to visible light and most of the environmental parameters, make HD-V2 film a flexible, inexpensive and reliable dose measurement device. The study has shown a fogging effect of the dosimeter response since its value changes over time. Strategies and adequate precautions to take into account changes on HD-V2 film physical properties for calibration and routine use in industrial applications, with a specific reference to radiation testing of electronic devices, have been discussed.
|Numero di pagine||6|
|Rivista||NUCLEAR TECHNOLOGY & RADIATION PROTECTION|
|Stato di pubblicazione||Published - 2019|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Nuclear Energy and Engineering
- Safety, Risk, Reliability and Quality
Martorana, F., Tomarchio, E. A., Perrone, G., Martorana, F., Perrone, G., & Parlato, A. (2019). Response Of Gafchromic® Hd-V2 Film Dosimeter In 10-300 Gy Dose Range For Radiation Testing Of Electronic Devices. NUCLEAR TECHNOLOGY & RADIATION PROTECTION, 34, 79-84.