Some aspects of fallout

  • J. P. Jain Defence Science Laboratory, New Delhi
Keywords: Fallout, Nuclear explosion


The phenomenon of fallout due to nuclear explosion is discussed. Fallout is divided into three main types:(1)Local (2)Tropospheric and (3)Stratospheric. The occurrence and character of these three types in the case of explosion taking place at different levels are explained. The probable effects and safety measures are indicated.
How to Cite
Jain, J. (2014). Some aspects of fallout. Defence Science Journal, 10(2A), 1-8.
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