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Title: Ultra-high sensitivity radiation detection apparatus and method

Abstract

A method and apparatus are provided to concentrate and detect very low levels of radioactive noble gases from the atmosphere. More specifically the invention provides a method and apparatus to concentrate xenon, krypton and radon in an organic fluid and to detect these gases by the radioactive emissions.

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Publication Date:
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
20013821
DOE Contract Number:  
W-31109-ENG-38
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: PBD: 14 Sep 1999
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
44 INSTRUMENTATION; 54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; LOW LEVEL COUNTERS; DESIGN; XENON; KRYPTON; RADON

Citation Formats

Gross, K.C., Valentine, J.D., Markum, F., Zawadzki, M., and Dickerman, C. Ultra-high sensitivity radiation detection apparatus and method. United States: N. p., 1999. Web.
Gross, K.C., Valentine, J.D., Markum, F., Zawadzki, M., & Dickerman, C. Ultra-high sensitivity radiation detection apparatus and method. United States.
Gross, K.C., Valentine, J.D., Markum, F., Zawadzki, M., and Dickerman, C. Tue . "Ultra-high sensitivity radiation detection apparatus and method". United States.
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abstractNote = {A method and apparatus are provided to concentrate and detect very low levels of radioactive noble gases from the atmosphere. More specifically the invention provides a method and apparatus to concentrate xenon, krypton and radon in an organic fluid and to detect these gases by the radioactive emissions.},
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