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Final report on the evaluation of the emergency response dose assessment system (ERDAS)

Final report on the evaluation of the emergency response dose assessment system (ERDAS)

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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Office of Management, Scientific and Technical Information Program, National Technical Information Service, distributor] in [Washington, D.C.], [Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Computer programs.,
  • Mesometeorology.,
  • Plumes.,
  • Sea breeze.,
  • Toxic hazards.,
  • Prediction analysis techniques.,
  • Predictions.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesEvaluation of the emergency response dose assessment system (ERDAS)
    Statementprepared by Applied Meteorology Unit ; [Randolph J. Evans ... et al.].
    SeriesNASA contractor report -- CR-201353., NASA contractor report -- NASA CR-201353.
    ContributionsEvans, Randolph J., United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Scientific and Technical Information Program.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15505001M

    Final Report Submitted to Office of Health Policy Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Hubert H. Humphrey Building Independence Avenue SW Washington, DC Submitted by Rosanna Smart, Courtney Ann Kase, Amanda Meyer, and Bradley D. Stein RAND Corporation Main Street. REPORT ON THE PEER REVIEW OF THE HUDSON RIVER PCBs HUMAN HEALTH RISK ASSESSMENT —Final Report— Prepared for: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region II Emergency and Remedial Response Division Broadway, 18th Floor New York, NY EPA Contract No. W Work Assignment No. Prepared by: Eastern Research Group, Inc.


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