9 sieverts per hour, underscoring the existence of radioactive substances from the melted fuel inside the structure.
What does SV stand for?
SV stands for Sievert (radiation dose unit of measure)
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Plant operator Tokyo Electric Power (Tepco) reported on Monday that radiation exceeding 10 sieverts (10,000 millisieverts) per hour was found at the bottom of a ventilation stack standing between two reactors.
for the past few years, Frederick Sievert is moving from the world of financial services to a far more spiritual realm.
95 Paperback Rutgers studies in medical anthropology RG186 Sievert (anthropology, U.
Cardiologist Horst Sievert, director of the CardioVascular Center Frankfurt in Germany, says that bioabsorbability "is the major breakthrough of this technology.
was hospitalized after being exposed to an estimated 1 sievert of radiation around 9:30 a.