Myung Hee Y Kim

Summary

Affiliation: NASA Ames Research Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Description of transport codes for space radiation shielding
    Myung Hee Y Kim
    Division of Space Life Sciences, Universities Space Research Association, Houston, TX 77058, USA
    Health Phys 103:621-39. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint A temporal forecast of radiation environments for future space exploration missions
    Myung Hee Y Kim
    Wyle Laboratories, Wyle HAC 37A, 1290 Hercules Dr, Houston, TX 77058, USA
    Radiat Environ Biophys 46:95-100. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Prediction of frequency and exposure level of solar particle events
    Myung Hee Y Kim
    Universities Space Research Association, Division of Space Life Sciences, 2101 NASA Parkway, SK SRPE B37, Houston, TX 77058, USA
    Health Phys 97:68-81. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Nuclear interactions in heavy ion transport and event-based risk models
    Francis A Cucinotta
    NASA, Lyndon B Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX 77058, USA
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 143:384-90. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Radiation carcinogenesis risk assessments for never-smokers
    Francis A Cucinotta
    NASA, Lyndon B Johnson Space Center, 2101 NASA Parkway, Houston, TX 77058, USA
    Health Phys 103:643-51. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Implementation of Gy-Eq for deterministic effects limitation in shield design
    John W Wilson
    NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA 23681, USA
    J Radiat Res 43:S103-6. 2002
  7. doi request reprint Modeling the acute health effects of astronauts from exposure to large solar particle events
    Shaowen Hu
    Division of Space Life Sciences, Universities Space Research Association, Houston, TX 77058, USA
    Health Phys 96:465-76. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Physical and biological organ dosimetry analysis for international space station astronauts
    Francis A Cucinotta
    NASA, Space Radiation Program, Lyndon B Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas 77058, USA
    Radiat Res 170:127-38. 2008

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Description of transport codes for space radiation shielding
    Myung Hee Y Kim
    Division of Space Life Sciences, Universities Space Research Association, Houston, TX 77058, USA
    Health Phys 103:621-39. 2012
    ..This paper reviews current transport codes and analyzes their accuracy through comparison to laboratory and spaceflight data. This paper also introduces a probabilistic risk assessment approach for the evaluation of radiation shielding...
  2. ncbi request reprint A temporal forecast of radiation environments for future space exploration missions
    Myung Hee Y Kim
    Wyle Laboratories, Wyle HAC 37A, 1290 Hercules Dr, Houston, TX 77058, USA
    Radiat Environ Biophys 46:95-100. 2007
    ..Results will guide the design of protection systems for astronauts during future space exploration missions...
  3. doi request reprint Prediction of frequency and exposure level of solar particle events
    Myung Hee Y Kim
    Universities Space Research Association, Division of Space Life Sciences, 2101 NASA Parkway, SK SRPE B37, Houston, TX 77058, USA
    Health Phys 97:68-81. 2009
    ..These results will be useful in implementing probabilistic risk assessment approaches at NASA and guidelines for protection systems for astronauts on future space exploration missions...
  4. doi request reprint Nuclear interactions in heavy ion transport and event-based risk models
    Francis A Cucinotta
    NASA, Lyndon B Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX 77058, USA
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 143:384-90. 2011
    ..A new computer model, which was developed for the description of biophysical events from heavy ion beams at the NASA Space Radiation Laboratory (NSRL), called the GCR Event Risk-Based Model (GERMcode) is described...
  5. doi request reprint Radiation carcinogenesis risk assessments for never-smokers
    Francis A Cucinotta
    NASA, Lyndon B Johnson Space Center, 2101 NASA Parkway, Houston, TX 77058, USA
    Health Phys 103:643-51. 2012
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  6. ncbi request reprint Implementation of Gy-Eq for deterministic effects limitation in shield design
    John W Wilson
    NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA 23681, USA
    J Radiat Res 43:S103-6. 2002
    ..In the present report we will suggest a complete definition of neutron RBE consistent with the NCRP recommendations and evaluate attenuation properties of deterministic effects (Gy-Eq) in comparison with other dosimetric quantities...
  7. doi request reprint Modeling the acute health effects of astronauts from exposure to large solar particle events
    Shaowen Hu
    Division of Space Life Sciences, Universities Space Research Association, Houston, TX 77058, USA
    Health Phys 96:465-76. 2009
    ..Uncertainties in the calculation due to limited data on relative biological effectiveness and dose-rate modifying factors for protons and secondary radiation, and the identification of sensitive sites in critical organs are discussed...
  8. doi request reprint Physical and biological organ dosimetry analysis for international space station astronauts
    Francis A Cucinotta
    NASA, Space Radiation Program, Lyndon B Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas 77058, USA
    Radiat Res 170:127-38. 2008
    ..Finally, effective dose estimates for all previous NASA missions are summarized...