Chapter 1. Production of Radionuclides in Accelerators

  1. Michael J. Welch1 and
  2. Carol S. Redvanly2
  1. David J. Schlyer

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470846380.ch1

Handbook of Radiopharmaceuticals: Radiochemistry and Applications

Handbook of Radiopharmaceuticals: Radiochemistry and Applications

How to Cite

Schlyer, D. J. (2002) Production of Radionuclides in Accelerators, in Handbook of Radiopharmaceuticals: Radiochemistry and Applications (eds M. J. Welch and C. S. Redvanly), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470846380.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Washington University School of Medicine, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, 510 S. Kingshighway Boulevard, Campus Box 8225, St. Louis, MO, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Chemistry, Brookhaven National Laboratory Associated Universities Ltd, Upton, New York, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Chemistry, Brookhaven National Laboratory Associated Universities Ltd, Upton, New York, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 27 NOV 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471495604

Online ISBN: 9780470846384

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Keywords:

  • accelerator produced radionuclides;
  • decay channels;
  • isotope production

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • General Constraints

  • Radionuclides

  • Halogens

  • Other Non-metals

  • Alkali Metals

  • Metals

  • Traditional PET Isotopes

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgement

  • References