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What does TLD stand for?

TLD stands for Thermoluminescent Dosimeter

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Uncertainties in dose estimates in the worker cohorts are caused by sampling variation in measurements from film badges and thermoluminescent dosimeters, adjustments made to doses below the limit of detection, and attenuation of externally measured dose by shielding (Gilbert 1998; Gilbert and Fix 1995).
Landauer expects these new technologies will combine the best features of current methods for monitoring personnel radiation exposure, namely photographic film and thermoluminescent dosimeters (TLD), as well as offer a number of distinct advantages.