- Provides a working knowledge of radiation effects for students and non-experts
- Stresses the role of the electron both as a radiation and as a reactant species
- Contains clear diagrams of track models
- Includes a chapter on applications
- Written by an expert with more than thirty years of experience in a premiere research laboratory
- Culled from the author's painstaking research of journals and other publications over several decades
A. Mozumder held the position of Research Professor for over twenty years at a university operated research institute funded by the U.S. Department of Energy. He is a fellow of the American Physical Society and a co-contributor of an article on radiation effects in the Encyclopedia Britannica. He has contributed full-length chapter articles to several books and has edited a special issue of Radiation Physics and Chemistry on early events.