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Title: Radioisotope dating with accelerators

Abstract

Counting accelerated ions rather than decay events increases the sensitivity by several orders of magnitude so we can find the ages of much older and smaller samples.

Authors:
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
University of California
OSTI Identifier:
6227341
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Phys. Today; (United States)
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 32:2
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
07 ISOTOPES AND RADIATION SOURCES; ISOTOPE DATING; ACCURACY; BERYLLIUM 10; CARBON 14; CHLORINE 36; CYCLOTRONS; LAWRENCE BERKELEY LABORATORY; USES; ACCELERATORS; AGE ESTIMATION; ALKALINE EARTH ISOTOPES; BERYLLIUM ISOTOPES; BETA DECAY RADIOISOTOPES; BETA-MINUS DECAY RADIOISOTOPES; CARBON ISOTOPES; CHLORINE ISOTOPES; CYCLIC ACCELERATORS; ELECTRON CAPTURE RADIOISOTOPES; EVEN-EVEN NUCLEI; ISOTOPES; LIGHT NUCLEI; NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS; NUCLEI; ODD-ODD NUCLEI; RADIOISOTOPES; US AEC; US DOE; US ERDA; US ORGANIZATIONS; YEARS LIVING RADIOISOTOPES; 070000* - Isotope & Radiation Source Technology

Citation Formats

Muller, R.A. Radioisotope dating with accelerators. United States: N. p., 1979. Web. doi:10.1063/1.2995406.
Muller, R.A. Radioisotope dating with accelerators. United States. doi:10.1063/1.2995406.
Muller, R.A. Thu . "Radioisotope dating with accelerators". United States. doi:10.1063/1.2995406.
@article{osti_6227341,
title = {Radioisotope dating with accelerators},
author = {Muller, R.A.},
abstractNote = {Counting accelerated ions rather than decay events increases the sensitivity by several orders of magnitude so we can find the ages of much older and smaller samples.},
doi = {10.1063/1.2995406},
journal = {Phys. Today; (United States)},
number = ,
volume = 32:2,
place = {United States},
year = {1979},
month = {2}
}