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Title: The Holdup Measurement System II (HMSII)

Abstract

A project is in progress that addresses two of the problems with existing holdup measurement technology: the need for compact instrumentation and a more efficient means of reducing the massive amounts of data to quantities of Special Nuclear Materials (SNM). The approach taken by the project utilizes the Miniature Modular MultiChannel Analyzer (M{sup 3}CA), a complete and truly portable gamma-ray spectroscopy system, under development at Los Alamos National Laboratory. The hardware is then integrated and automated by the Holdup Measurement System II (HMSII) software being developed by the Oak Ridge Y-12 Plant. Together they provide the hardware components, measurement control in the field, automated data acquisition, data storage and manipulation which simplify holdup measurements.

Authors:
;  [1]; ; ; ;  [2]
  1. Oak Ridge Y-12 Plant, TN (United States)
  2. Los Alamos National Lab., NM (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Oak Ridge Y-12 Plant, TN (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
10192087
Report Number(s):
Y/MA-37-7212; CONF-930749-78
ON: DE94001942; TRN: 93:025602
DOE Contract Number:  
AC05-84OS21400
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: 34. annual meeting of the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management,Scottsdale, AZ (United States),18-21 Jul 1993; Other Information: PBD: 12 Jul 1993
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
98 NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT, SAFEGUARDS, AND PHYSICAL PROTECTION; 46 INSTRUMENTATION RELATED TO NUCLEAR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY; NUCLEAR MATERIALS MANAGEMENT; MEASURING INSTRUMENTS; DATA ANALYSIS; MINIATURIZATION; GAMMA SPECTROSCOPY; CRITICALITY; INVENTORIES; 055001; 440103; TECHNICAL ASPECTS; NUCLEAR SPECTROSCOPIC INSTRUMENTATION

Citation Formats

Smith, S E, Gibson, J S, Halbig, J K, Klosterbuer, S F, Russo, P A, and Sprinkle, Jr, J K. The Holdup Measurement System II (HMSII). United States: N. p., 1993. Web.
Smith, S E, Gibson, J S, Halbig, J K, Klosterbuer, S F, Russo, P A, & Sprinkle, Jr, J K. The Holdup Measurement System II (HMSII). United States.
Smith, S E, Gibson, J S, Halbig, J K, Klosterbuer, S F, Russo, P A, and Sprinkle, Jr, J K. Mon . "The Holdup Measurement System II (HMSII)". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/10192087.
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