Natural Radionuclides in Soil Profiles Surrounding the Largest Coal-Fired Power Plant in Serbia

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Tanic, Milan N.; Janković-Mandić, Ljiljana; Gajić, Boško A.; Dakovic, Marko Z.; Dragović, Snežana D.; Bacic, Goran G.;
  • Publisher: VINCA Institute of Nuclear Sciences
  • Journal: issn: 1451-3994, eissn: 1452-8185
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.2298/NTRP1603247T
  • Subject: soil property | QC770-798 | natural radioactivity | radiological risk | gamma ray spectrometry | Nuclear and particle physics. Atomic energy. Radioactivity | principal component analysis | dose assessment

This study evaluates the influence of the largest Serbian coal-fired power plant on radionuclide concentrations in soil profiles up to 50 cm in depth. Thirty soil profiles were sampled from the plant surroundings (up to 10 km distance) and analyzed usi... View more