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Microwave Dielectric Absorption Spectroscopy Aiming at Novel Dosimetry Using DNAs
- Izumi, Yoshinobu (Research Institute of Nuclear Engineering, University of Fukui) ;
- Hirayama, Makoto (Research Institute of Nuclear Engineering, University of Fukui) ;
- Matuo, Youichirou (Research Institute of Nuclear Engineering, University of Fukui) ;
- Sunagawa, Takeyoshi (Fukui University of Technology)
- Received : 2015.07.17
- Accepted : 2016.11.28
- Published : 2017.03.31
Background: We are developing L-band and S-band microwave dielectric absorption systems aiming novel dosimetry using DNAs, such as plasmid DNA and genomic DNA, and microwave technology. Materials and Methods: Each system is composed of a cavity resonator, analog signal generator, circulator, power meter, and oscilloscope. Since the cavity resonator is sensitive to temperature change, we have made great efforts to prevent the fluctuation of temperature. We have developed software for controlling and measurement. Results and Discussion: By using this system, we can measure the resonance frequency, f, and
Supported by : JSPS KAKENHI
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