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Title: A New Method to Measure Random-Coincidence Backgrounds with Reduced Statistical and Systematic Uncertainties

Abstract

This report discusses ideas on scientific uncertainty and how the modern DAQ systems fit in that framework.

Authors:
 [1]
  1. Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1170263
Report Number(s):
LA-UR-15-21062
DOE Contract Number:  
AC52-06NA25396
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
46 INSTRUMENTATION RELATED TO NUCLEAR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY; 97 MATHEMATICS AND COMPUTING; 73 NUCLEAR PHYSICS AND RADIATION PHYSICS; background measurements; coincidence; statistical uncertainties; systematic uncertainties; chi-nu

Citation Formats

O'Donnell, John M. A New Method to Measure Random-Coincidence Backgrounds with Reduced Statistical and Systematic Uncertainties. United States: N. p., 2015. Web. doi:10.2172/1170263.
O'Donnell, John M. A New Method to Measure Random-Coincidence Backgrounds with Reduced Statistical and Systematic Uncertainties. United States. doi:10.2172/1170263.
O'Donnell, John M. Fri . "A New Method to Measure Random-Coincidence Backgrounds with Reduced Statistical and Systematic Uncertainties". United States. doi:10.2172/1170263. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1170263.
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title = {A New Method to Measure Random-Coincidence Backgrounds with Reduced Statistical and Systematic Uncertainties},
author = {O'Donnell, John M.},
abstractNote = {This report discusses ideas on scientific uncertainty and how the modern DAQ systems fit in that framework.},
doi = {10.2172/1170263},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {Fri Feb 13 00:00:00 EST 2015},
month = {Fri Feb 13 00:00:00 EST 2015}
}

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