Radiation Science and Technology

Volume 9, Issue 2, June 2023

  • The Effect of X-irradiation on the Shelf Life and Proximate Composition of Some Varieties of Tomatoes Commonly Grown in Benue State, Nigeria

    Terver Sombo, Barnabas Tachia Hanmeza, Alexander Aondongu Tyovenda

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 13-21
    Received: Mar. 16, 2023
    Accepted: Apr. 23, 2023
    Published: May 17, 2023
    Abstract: Tomato production is a source of income to most rural producers in developing countries like Nigeria. Despite the numerous benefits from this crop, challenges of postharvest losses occasioned by lack of preservation techniques and storage facilities are making its production unprofitable in most developing countries in Africa. This research investi... Show More
  • Patients Exposure Assessment Undergoing Conventional Radiology in the Central Region of Cote d'Ivoire

    Konate Issa, Kezo Ponaho, Agba Dabo Salif Ignace

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 22-25
    Received: May 05, 2023
    Accepted: May 27, 2023
    Published: Jun. 10, 2023
    Abstract: Our study takes place in the radiology room of the University Hospital Center (CHU) of Bouaké in the central region of Cote d’Ivoire. The work involved 60 patients, including 30 for the examination of the front chest and 30 for the examination of the front lumbar spine. We used a DAP- meter to measure the dose in the air each time the beam was sent... Show More