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A Detailed Assessment of Electromagnetic Radiation Impact from Cell Towers on Residents Living in Cape Coast, Ghana

by Paul K. Arhin Jnr, Geroge Aggrey, Linda Otoo
International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Volume 186 - Number 14
Year of Publication: 2024
Authors: Paul K. Arhin Jnr, Geroge Aggrey, Linda Otoo
10.5120/ijca2024923508

Paul K. Arhin Jnr, Geroge Aggrey, Linda Otoo . A Detailed Assessment of Electromagnetic Radiation Impact from Cell Towers on Residents Living in Cape Coast, Ghana. International Journal of Computer Applications. 186, 14 ( Mar 2024), 15-20. DOI=10.5120/ijca2024923508

@article{ 10.5120/ijca2024923508,
author = { Paul K. Arhin Jnr, Geroge Aggrey, Linda Otoo },
title = { A Detailed Assessment of Electromagnetic Radiation Impact from Cell Towers on Residents Living in Cape Coast, Ghana },
journal = { International Journal of Computer Applications },
issue_date = { Mar 2024 },
volume = { 186 },
number = { 14 },
month = { Mar },
year = { 2024 },
issn = { 0975-8887 },
pages = { 15-20 },
numpages = {9},
url = { https://ijcaonline.org/archives/volume186/number14/a-detailed-assessment-of-electromagnetic-radiation-impact-from-cell-towers-on-residents-living-in-cape-coast-ghana/ },
doi = { 10.5120/ijca2024923508 },
publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
address = {New York, USA}
}
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%J International Journal of Computer Applications
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%I Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Abstract

This study investigates the relationship between the proximity of individuals to cell towers and their exposure to Electromagnetic Radiation (EMR), using data from 150 respondents in Cape Coast, Ghana. Through correlation matrix analysis and polynomial regression, we explored how distance to cell towers affects EMR exposure levels. Our findings reveal a non-linear relationship, aligning with the inverse square law, and suggest significant implications for urban planning and public health policy.

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Index Terms

Computer Science
Information Sciences

Keywords

Cell Towers Electromagnetic Radiation (EMR) polynomial regression urban planning policy