Robert L McIntosh

Summary

Affiliation: New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A numerical evaluation of SAR distribution and temperature changes around a metallic plate in the head of a RF exposed worker
    Robert L McIntosh
    Telstra Research Laboratories, Clayton, Australia
    Bioelectromagnetics 26:377-88. 2005
  2. doi request reprint SAR versus VAR, and the size and shape that provide the most appropriate RF exposure metric in the range of 0.5-6 GHz
    Robert L McIntosh
    Australian Centre for Radiofrequency Bioeffects Research, Hawthorn, Australia
    Bioelectromagnetics 32:312-21. 2011
  3. doi request reprint SAR versus S(inc): What is the appropriate RF exposure metric in the range 1-10 GHz? Part II: Using complex human body models
    Robert L McIntosh
    Australian Centre for Radiofrequency Bioeffects Research, Hawthorn, Australia
    Bioelectromagnetics 31:467-78. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of radiofrequency exposure of a mouse dam and foetuses at 900 MHz
    Robert L McIntosh
    Australian Centre for Radiofrequency Bioeffects Research, Hawthorn, Vic, 3122, Australia
    Phys Med Biol 55:N111-22. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Assessment of SAR and thermal changes near a cochlear implant system for mobile phone type exposures
    Robert L McIntosh
    Telstra Corp Ltd, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Bioelectromagnetics 29:71-80. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint EEG electrode caps can reduce SAR induced in the head by GSM900 mobile phones
    Denise L Hamblin
    Brain Sciences Institute, Swinburne University of Technology, 400 Burwood Rd, Hawthorn, Vic 3122, Australia
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 54:914-20. 2007
  7. doi request reprint SAR versus S(inc): What is the appropriate RF exposure metric in the range 1-10 GHz? Part I: Using planar body models
    Vitas Anderson
    Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Bioelectromagnetics 31:454-66. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Evaluation of hematopoietic system effects after in vitro radiofrequency radiation exposure in rats
    Gaurav Kumar
    Brain Science Institute, Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Radiat Biol 87:231-40. 2011
  9. doi request reprint A genotoxic analysis of the hematopoietic system after mobile phone type radiation exposure in rats
    Gaurav Kumar
    a Brain and Psychological Sciences Research Centre, Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Radiat Biol 91:664-72. 2015
  10. pmc Lessons and Perspectives from a 25-Year Bioelectromagnetics Research Program
    Andrew W Wood
    School of Health Sciences, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Vic 3122, Australia
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 13:. 2016

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint A numerical evaluation of SAR distribution and temperature changes around a metallic plate in the head of a RF exposed worker
    Robert L McIntosh
    Telstra Research Laboratories, Clayton, Australia
    Bioelectromagnetics 26:377-88. 2005
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  2. doi request reprint SAR versus VAR, and the size and shape that provide the most appropriate RF exposure metric in the range of 0.5-6 GHz
    Robert L McIntosh
    Australian Centre for Radiofrequency Bioeffects Research, Hawthorn, Australia
    Bioelectromagnetics 32:312-21. 2011
    ..The correlation between VAR or SAR and ΔT diminishes substantially at 6 GHz, where incident power flux density may be a better exposure metric...
  3. doi request reprint SAR versus S(inc): What is the appropriate RF exposure metric in the range 1-10 GHz? Part II: Using complex human body models
    Robert L McIntosh
    Australian Centre for Radiofrequency Bioeffects Research, Hawthorn, Australia
    Bioelectromagnetics 31:467-78. 2010
    ..This choice is also based on other considerations such as ease of assessment. We also recommend that the limit level of S(inc) should be adjusted to provide a better match with 10 g SAR in the induced tissue temperature rise...
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of radiofrequency exposure of a mouse dam and foetuses at 900 MHz
    Robert L McIntosh
    Australian Centre for Radiofrequency Bioeffects Research, Hawthorn, Vic, 3122, Australia
    Phys Med Biol 55:N111-22. 2010
    ..In general, the SAR levels in the foetuses were determined to be slightly lower (around 14% lower than the average values of the dam) and the peak temperature increase was significantly lower (45%) than the values in the dam...
  5. ncbi request reprint Assessment of SAR and thermal changes near a cochlear implant system for mobile phone type exposures
    Robert L McIntosh
    Telstra Corp Ltd, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Bioelectromagnetics 29:71-80. 2008
    ..The resultant temperature increase is well below the maximum rise of 1 degrees C recommended by ICNIRP. Effects in the cochlea were insignificant...
  6. ncbi request reprint EEG electrode caps can reduce SAR induced in the head by GSM900 mobile phones
    Denise L Hamblin
    Brain Sciences Institute, Swinburne University of Technology, 400 Burwood Rd, Hawthorn, Vic 3122, Australia
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 54:914-20. 2007
    ....
  7. doi request reprint SAR versus S(inc): What is the appropriate RF exposure metric in the range 1-10 GHz? Part I: Using planar body models
    Vitas Anderson
    Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Bioelectromagnetics 31:454-66. 2010
    ..However, this result must be weighed against partly conflicting indications from complex body modeling in the second article of this series, which incorporates near-field effects and the influence of complex body geometries...
  8. doi request reprint Evaluation of hematopoietic system effects after in vitro radiofrequency radiation exposure in rats
    Gaurav Kumar
    Brain Science Institute, Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Radiat Biol 87:231-40. 2011
    ..This study was designed to investigate the effect of a 900-MHz continuous-wave (CW) radiofrequency radiation (RFR) exposure on the hematopoietic system in the rat...
  9. doi request reprint A genotoxic analysis of the hematopoietic system after mobile phone type radiation exposure in rats
    Gaurav Kumar
    a Brain and Psychological Sciences Research Centre, Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Radiat Biol 91:664-72. 2015
    ..In this paper we extend the scope of the previous study by testing for possible effects at: (i) different SAR levels; (ii) both 900 and 1800 MHz, and; (iii) both CW and pulse modulated (PM) RFR...
  10. pmc Lessons and Perspectives from a 25-Year Bioelectromagnetics Research Program
    Andrew W Wood
    School of Health Sciences, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Vic 3122, Australia
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 13:. 2016
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Estimation of dielectric values for tissue water in the Terahertz range
    Alireza Lajevardipour
    Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia
    Bioelectromagnetics . 2016
    ..The approach also involves modeling of Debye and Lorentz absorption parameters, which provides a method for the estimation of ϵ and σ in other tissues. Bioelectromagnetics. © 2016 Wiley Periodicals, Inc...
  12. doi request reprint Significant RF-EMF and thermal levels observed in a computational model of a person with a tibial plate for grounded 40 MHz exposure
    Robert L McIntosh
    Swinburne University of Technology, Faculty of Health, Arts and Design, Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia
    Bioelectromagnetics 35:284-95. 2014
    ..8 V/m rms without an implant and 23.4 V/m rms for the model with a 300 mm implant...
  13. doi request reprint A measurement and modeling study of temperature in living and fixed tissue during and after radiofrequency exposure
    Jacqueline F Bermingham
    Australian Centre for Electromagnetic Bioeffects Research, Brain and Psychological Sciences Research Centre BPsyC, Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn, Australia
    Bioelectromagnetics 35:181-91. 2014
    ..The dye method also permits measurement of regional temperature rise (due to RF). There is no clear evidence of local differential RF absorption, but further refinement of the method may be needed to fully clarify this issue...
  14. doi request reprint Incidence of micronuclei in human peripheral blood lymphocytes exposed to modulated and unmodulated 2450 MHz radiofrequency fields
    - Vijayalaxmi
    Department of Radiology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas Brain and Psychological Sciences Research Centre, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Bioelectromagnetics 34:542-8. 2013
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  15. pmc 18 GHz electromagnetic field induces permeability of Gram-positive cocci
    The Hong Phong Nguyen
    School of Science, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia
    Sci Rep 5:10980. 2015
    ..EMF-induced permeabilization may represent an innovative, alternative cell permeability technique for applications in biomedical engineering, cell drug delivery and gene therapy...