• The 40k used as tracer of saharan dust contributions 

      Perez-Martinez, Manuel; Dueñas-Buey, Mª Concepción; Cañete, Sergio; Gordo, Elisa; Cabello, María; [et al.] (2018-06-28)
      The present study is carried out in Málaga, frequently affected by intrusions of air masses with high concentrations of atmospheric particulate matter. 40K is a natural radionuclide and has been associated with the arrival ...
    • Analyses of long-term measurements (2005-2012) of 7Be concentrations in surface air aerosols 

      Perez-Martinez, Manuel; Dueñas-Buey, Mª Concepción; Fernández, M.C.; Liger-Pérez, Esperanza; Gordo, Elisa; [et al.] (EAC_2013, 2013-09-01)
      Studies of radionuclide activities in aerosol particles provide a mean for evaluating the integrated effects of transport and meteorology on the atmospheric loadings of substances with different sources. The aim of the ...
    • Assessment of natural radiactivity from building materials in Spain 

      Pérez Martínez, Manuel; Dueñas-Buey, Mª Concepción; Pérez Martínez, Manuel; Pérez Martínez, Manuel; Gordo Puertas, Elisa; [et al.] (2017-06-12)
      The industrial construction sector is very important in Spain. Building materials used in this industry are sources of radiation from natural radionuclides they contain. The aim of this work is to measure the natural ...
    • Atmospheric deposition fluxes of aluminium, iron and trace metals in a coastal station on the NW-Alboran Sea, (W-Mediterranean) 

      Liger-Pérez, Esperanza; Cañada, Pedro; Dueñas-Buey, Mª Concepción; Fernández, M. Carmen; Cañete, Sergio; [et al.] (2014-06-09)
      The atmospheric deposition over the whole Mediterranean is poorly constrained and hinders a clear assessment of the extent to which atmospheric elements of various anthropogenic and natural origins affect its biogeochemistry. ...
    • Atmospheric fluxes of radionuclides on monthly time-scale in Málaga (Spain) 

      Perez-Martinez, Manuel; Fernández, M.C.; Dueñas-Buey, Mª Concepción; Liger-Pérez, Esperanza; Gordo, Elisa; [et al.] (EAC_2013, 2013-09-01)
      ABSTRACT.- Bulk atmospheric deposition of gamma radionuclides ( 7Be, 210Pb and 40K ) has been measured at Málaga (4º 28´80′′ W; 36º 43′ 40′N) at a coastal Mediterranean station in the south of Spain, from January 2005 ...
    • Behaviour of PM10 and some metals in atmospheric aerosols in the southeastern Spain (Malaga) 

      Fernández, Mª Carmen; Perez-Martinez, Manuel; Dueñas-Buey, Mª Concepción; Liger-Pérez, Esperanza; Gordo, Elisa; [et al.] (2014-06-10)
      INTRODUCTION. Studies in aerosol particles provide a means for evaluating the integrated effects of transport and meteorology on the atmospheric loadings of substances with different sources in little industrialised ...
    • Deposition patterns of atmospheric 7Be, 210Pb, 40K in cost of west Mediterranean sea, Málaga (Spain) 

      Dueñas-Buey, Mª Concepción; Gordo Puertas, Elisa; Cañete Hidalgo, Sergio; Liger-Pérez, Esperanza; Cabello, María; [et al.] (2016-11-14)
      The deposition of radionuclides on the ground is an essential process to understand atmospheric transportation, sedimentation and geological process, being the major removal pathway for airborne particulates. To predict ...
    • Diagnóstico y medidas de remediación por altas concentraciones de radón en vivienda unifamiliar en el sur de España 

      Cañete, S; Perez-Martinez, Manuel; Pastor-Vega, Jose Manuel; Dueñas-Buey, Mª Concepción; Gordo, E; [et al.] (2018-05-14)
      Desde hace años existe una importante preocupación e interés en la comunidad científica por la exposición a altos niveles de radon en el interior de la viviendas, centros de trabajo y colegios. Esta preocupación se está ...
    • Evaluación radiológica en materiales de construcción en España. Proyecto ARMAC 

      Cañete, Sergio; Gordo, Elisa; Perez-Martinez, Manuel; Pastor-Vega, Jose Manuel; Dueñas-Buey, Mª Concepción; [et al.] (2018-04-30)
      Las técnicas constructivas incorporan una serie de materiales que contienen diferentes radionúclidos naturales y que constituyen fuentes de radiación que se incorporan al hábitat alterando la composición del mismo tanto ...
    • Events affecting levels of gross alpha and gross beta activities and heavy metals composition of airborne particulate samples 

      Liger-Pérez, Esperanza; Dueñas-Buey, Mª Concepción; Gordo Puertas, Elisa; Cañete Hidalgo, Sergio; Cabello, María; [et al.] (2016-11-14)
      Particulate matter (PM) pollution is a serious environmental issue mainly due to the presence of toxic substances and trace metals in the atmosphere. The association of PM with adverse health effects has been recognized ...
    • Heavy metals in atmospheric deposition in Málaga (SE Spain) and the influence of African dust intrusions 

      Liger-Pérez, Esperanza; Cañada, Pedro; González, Rocío; Tuite, Patrick; Ramírez, Teodoro; [et al.] (2018-05-25)
      This study reports information on deposition samples collected weekly at a coastal sampling site (Málaga, SE Spain) as part of a research project focused on the impact of atmospheric deposition on the Alborán Sea ...
    • Indoor radon measurements in Ny-Ålesund, the northernmost civilian settlement in the world 

      Perez-Martinez, Manuel; Jimenez-Gamez, Carlos; López-Gordillo, Francisco Javier; Gordo, Elisa; Liger-Pérez, Esperanza; [et al.] (2015-06-02)
      Ny-Ålesund is situated at 78° 55´ N, 11° 56´ E on the west coast of Spitsbergen, the largest island in the Svalbard archipelago and is a centre for international Arctic scientific research and environmental monitoring. ...
    • Influence of meteorological parameters on gamma radionuclides and major-ions of bulk deposition in Málaga (South of Spain) 

      Dueñas-Buey, Mª Concepción; Fernández Jiménez, Mª del Carmen; Pérez Martínez, Manuel; Gordo Puertas, Elisa; Liger-Pérez, Esperanza; [et al.] (2014-06-10)
      Gamma radionuclides and major-ion concentrations in bulk deposition samples were monthly measured in bulk deposition over a seven year period (January 2005- December 2013). Bulk deposition was dominated by Ca2+,Cl-, SO42- ...
    • Levels of heavy metals composition in atmospheric aerosol samples and the influence of african episodes 

      Liger-Pérez, Esperanza; Cañada, Pedro; González, Rocío; Cárdenas, Abel; Cabello, María; [et al.] (2018-06-28)
      Particulate matter pollution is a serious environmental issue mainly due to the presence of toxic substances and trace metals in the atmosphere from a variety of pollution emission sources. Information about aerosol ...
    • Long - term atmospheric depositional fluxes of radionuclides at Málaga (Coastal Mediterranean Station) 

      Pérez Martínez, Manuel; Dueñas-Buey, Mª Concepción; Fernández Jiménez, Mª del Carmen; Gordo Puertas, Elisa; Cañete, Sergio; [et al.] (2015-06-16)
      7Be and 210Pb are radionuclides which have been measured routinely in many places in order to study the description of environmental processes such as aerosol transit and residence times in the troposphere, aerosol ...
    • Long-term atmospheric fluxes of radionuclides at a coastal Mediterranean station 

      Dueñas-Buey, Mª Concepción; Fernández, M.C; Gordo, Elisa; Liger-Pérez, Esperanza; Cañete, Sergio; [et al.] (2013-07-30)
      7Be is one of the radionuclide produced by spallation reactions of cosmic rays with light atmospheric nuclei. 7Be rapidly associates primarily with submicron-sized aerosol particles. Gravitational settling and precipitation ...
    • Natural radiactivity from building materials in Spain 

      Pérez Martínez, Manuel; Dueñas-Buey, Mª Concepción; Gordo Puertas, Elisa; Fernández JIménez, M. C Carmen; Cañete, Sergio; [et al.] (2015-06-15)
      The industrial construction sector is very important in Spain. Building materials used in this industry are sources of radiation from natural radionuclides they contain. The European Commission published some recommendations ...
    • Physical and chemical characterization of building materials 

      Pérez Martínez, Manuel; Dueñas-Buey, Mª Concepción; Gordo Puertas, Elisa; León Reina, Laura; Liger-Pérez, Esperanza; [et al.] (2017-06-12)
      The products used in the construction of buildings and infrastructures, are made from raw material extracted directly from nature, and after suitable transformation processes are placed on site. Approximately 2.5 tons ...
    • Radionuclides in arctic marine macroalgae from Kongsfjorden (Svalbard) 

      Gordo, Elisa; Cañete -Hidalgo, Sergio; Dueñas-Buey, Mª Concepción; López-Gordillo, Francisco Javier; Carmona-Fernandez, Raquel; [et al.] (2018-05-11)
      Seaweeds are known to be useful environmental bioindicators since they bioaccumulate radioisotopes at very low environmental concentrations. Levels of natural radionuclides in six ecologically relevant brown and red ...
    • Temporal analysis of natural radionuclides deposition at Málaga(2005-2016) 

      Perez-Martinez, Manuel; Cañete, S; Dueñas-Buey, Mª Concepción; Gordo, E; Cabello, M C; [et al.] (2018-05-11)
      Atmospheric deposition of radionuclides has been investigated in many studies from the aspects of both radiation protection and geochemistry. The present study, carried out in the city of Málaga, in the southeast of ...