21. Nonionizing Radiation

  1. Roger L. Brauer Ph.D. CSP, PE

Published Online: 23 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/047175093X.ch21

Safety and Health for Engineers, Second Edition

Safety and Health for Engineers, Second Edition

How to Cite

Brauer, R. L. (2006) Nonionizing Radiation, in Safety and Health for Engineers, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/047175093X.ch21

Author Information

  1. Tolono, Illinois, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAY 2006
  2. Published Print: 4 NOV 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471291893

Online ISBN: 9780471750932

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Keywords:

  • nonionizing radiation;
  • ultraviolet (UV) radiation and infrared radiation;
  • high-intensity visible light

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Electromagnetic Spectrum

  • Microwaves

  • Ultraviolet Radiation

  • Infrared Radiation

  • High-Intensity Visible Light

  • Lasers

  • Other Nonionizing Radiation

  • Exercises

  • Review Questions

  • Notes

  • Bibliography