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Geoexploration of radioelement'sdatasets in a flood plain of crystal linebedrock

Adagunodo, T. A. and Sunmonu, L. A. and Adabanija, Moruffdeen A. and Suleiman, Esivue A. and Odetunmibi, , O. A. (2017) Geoexploration of radioelement'sdatasets in a flood plain of crystal linebedrock. Data inBrief, 15. pp. 809-820.

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Abstract

The datainthisarticlecontainsstatisticalanalysisofradioelement in Odo-Oba flood plainofcrystallinebedrock,Southwestern Nigeria. Thedatawereacquiredalongtwenty-twotraverses.The length ofeachtraverseisafunctionofitsaccessibilityinthestudy area. Thetraversescoveredtheareausedforagriculturalpractices and theareawherethesefarmproductsarebeingsoldtoeither the retailersortheconsumers.Descriptiveandmultivariatesta- tistical analyseswereusedtoexplorethemeasuredemitted gamma radiationinOdo-Oba flood plain.Thedatasetcanprovide insights intotherisksinvolvedinexposuretooutdoorradiationin a commercialcentrewhentheaverageoutdoorgammaradiation levels arecomparedtotheglobalthresholdvaluesfromthereg- ulatory bodiessuchasWorldHealthOrganization,National ResearchCouncil,UnitedStatesEnvironmentalProtectionAgency, FederalEnvironmentalProtectionAgency,InternationalCommis- sion onRadiologicalProtection,theUnitedNationsScientific Committee ontheEffectsofAtomicRadiation,andFederalRadia- tion ProtectionServiceamongothers

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Radioelement Flood plain Crystalline bedrock Statistical analysis Regolith Dose rate
Subjects: Q Science > Q Science (General)
Q Science > QC Physics
Divisions: Faculty of Engineering, Science and Mathematics > School of Physics
Depositing User: Mrs Hannah Akinwumi
Date Deposited: 11 Jan 2018 13:07
Last Modified: 11 Jan 2018 13:07
URI: http://eprints.covenantuniversity.edu.ng/id/eprint/9972

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