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Title: Demonstrations of Neutron Assay Systems

Abstract

The purpose of this project is to to provide participants with a demonstration on how various neutron NDA assay systems are used to assay nuclear material in the field.

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 National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), Office of Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation (NA-20)
OSTI Identifier:
1394948
Report Number(s):
LA-UR-17-28566
TRN: US1800051
DOE Contract Number:
AC52-06NA25396
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
11 NUCLEAR FUEL CYCLE AND FUEL MATERIALS; NEUTRONS; NUCLEAR MATERIALS MANAGEMENT; NEUTRON DETECTION

Citation Formats

Geist, William H. Demonstrations of Neutron Assay Systems. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.2172/1394948.
Geist, William H. Demonstrations of Neutron Assay Systems. United States. doi:10.2172/1394948.
Geist, William H. Thu . "Demonstrations of Neutron Assay Systems". United States. doi:10.2172/1394948. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1394948.
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doi = {10.2172/1394948},
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place = {United States},
year = {Thu Sep 21 00:00:00 EDT 2017},
month = {Thu Sep 21 00:00:00 EDT 2017}
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