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Radiation Measurement from Mobile Base Stations at a University Campus in Malaysia

Md. Rafiqul Islam, Othman O. Khalifa, Liakot Ali, Amir Azli and Mohd Zulkarnain

Abstract

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.

American Journal of Applied Sciences
Volume 3 No. 4, 2006, 1781-1784

DOI: https://doi.org/10.3844/ajassp.2006.1781.1784

Submitted On: 14 February 2006 Published On: 30 August 2006

How to Cite: Islam, M. R., Khalifa, O. O., Ali, L., Azli, A. & Zulkarnain, M. (2006). Radiation Measurement from Mobile Base Stations at a University Campus in Malaysia. American Journal of Applied Sciences, 3(4), 1781-1784. https://doi.org/10.3844/ajassp.2006.1781.1784

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Keywords

  • Mobile base stations
  • radiation measurement
  • measurement system
  • antennas radiations