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Title: Basics of Gamma Ray Detection

Abstract

The objective of this training is to explain the origin of x-rays and gamma rays, gamma ray interactions with matter, detectors and electronics used in gamma ray-spectrometry, and features of a gamma-ray spectrum for nuclear material that is safeguarded.

Authors:
 [1];  [2]
  1. Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
  2. Oak Ridge National Lab. (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), Office of Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation (NA-20)
OSTI Identifier:
1392834
Report Number(s):
LA-UR-17-28266
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

Citation Formats

Stinnett, Jacob, and Venkataraman, Ram. Basics of Gamma Ray Detection. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.2172/1392834.
Stinnett, Jacob, & Venkataraman, Ram. Basics of Gamma Ray Detection. United States. doi:10.2172/1392834.
Stinnett, Jacob, and Venkataraman, Ram. Wed . "Basics of Gamma Ray Detection". United States. doi:10.2172/1392834. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1392834.
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abstractNote = {The objective of this training is to explain the origin of x-rays and gamma rays, gamma ray interactions with matter, detectors and electronics used in gamma ray-spectrometry, and features of a gamma-ray spectrum for nuclear material that is safeguarded.},
doi = {10.2172/1392834},
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place = {United States},
year = {Wed Sep 13 00:00:00 EDT 2017},
month = {Wed Sep 13 00:00:00 EDT 2017}
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