Extremes and Environmental Risk
Published Online: 15 JAN 2013
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Encyclopedia of Environmetrics
How to Cite
Scott, E. M. 2013. Radioactivity . Encyclopedia of Environmetrics. 5.
- Published Online: 15 JAN 2013
A diverse set of statistical tools are needed to quantify, model, and handle data on radioactivity in the environment. The behavior of radioactive elements is naturally stochastic, and in this article some of the statistical aspects are covered.
- limits of detection;
- risk assessment