This website provides a brief overview of the physical principles for trueGeiger, an application for iDevices (i.e. iPod, iPhone and iPad) and Android devices (phones and tablets) that may be used to detect and estimate levels of radiation.
Please note, the information presented on the pages here is not organized as a research paper and neither is it a popular science writing. So most of the time we don’t include any references, detailed explanations or definitions. Regardless of your background and education level we strongly encourage you to do your own due diligence in the area of radioactivity, its detection, possible danger, and safety to be able to correctly interpret news and evaluate any related products including trueGeiger.