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AuthorsMorelli, D.* 
Immé, G.* 
Altamore, I.* 
Aranzulla, M.* 
Cammisa, S.* 
Catalano, R.* 
Giammanco, S.* 
La Delfa, S.* 
Mangano, G.* 
Neri, M.* 
Patané, G.* 
Rosselli Tazzer, A.* 
TitleRadiation measurements as tool for environmental and geophysics studies on volcano-tectonic areas
Issue DateJan-2011
Series/Report no.1/ 34 C(2011)
DOI10.1393/ncc/i2011-10823-0
URIhttp://hdl.handle.net/2122/7675
KeywordsEnvironmental studies
Radioactivity methods
Volcano monitoring: volcanic hazards and risks
Subject Classification01. Atmosphere::01.01. Atmosphere::01.01.05. Radiation 
AbstractIn the last years there has been an increasing concern about natural- radioactivity measurements both from the point of view of the environmental survey, especially for the human health protection, and of the geophysical-events investiga- tion in volcanic areas and tectonic fault zones. We report on our activity in both these fields, in particular on the measurements of indoor radon concentration in a long-term passive monitoring in dwellings of the eastern region of Sicily. Because this region is characterized by high seismicity, besides the indoor radioactivity sur- vey, in-soil radon measurements in the region (both volcanic and tectonic area) can provide a better insight and a valuable database for the study related to radon anomalies. A synthesis is reported of the results that we obtained, in the last years, in the volcanic and tectonic area of oriental Sicily both from indoor monitoring and from geophysical-events investigation.
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