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Radiation measurement from mobile base stations at a university campus in Malaysia

Islam, Md. Rafiqul and Khalifa, Othman Omran and Ali, Liakot and Azli, Amir and -, Mohd Zulkarnain (2006) Radiation measurement from mobile base stations at a university campus in Malaysia. American Journal of Applied Sciences , 3 (4). pp. 1781-1784. ISSN 1554-3641(O), 1546-9239 (P)

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The tremendous growth of telecommunication industry results the number of hand phone users increases everyday. In order to support the growing number of users, the mobile base stations can be seen in almost everywhere. This scenario has created uncomfortable feelings to the people that they may be affected by the radiations from antennas. A measurement was done at student hostels and office premises near to base stations in International Islamic University Malaysia, Gombak campus. Measured values are compared with Malaysian Communication and Multimedia Commission (MCMC), IEEE and ANSI recommendations for safety guidelines. The results are presented in this study.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 3802/23627
Uncontrolled Keywords: Mobile base stations, radiation measurement, measurement system, antennas radiations
Subjects: T Technology > TD Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering > TD1020 Hazardous substances and their disposal
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Engineering
Depositing User: Prof. Dr Othman O. Khalifa
Date Deposited: 24 Apr 2012 14:41
Last Modified: 14 Sep 2015 12:11
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/23627

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