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Title: Nanocomposite scintillator and detector

Abstract

A nanocomposite scintillator is prepared using fast, bright, rare-earth doped nanopowder phosphor and a binder that is transparent to the emission of the phosphor.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2];  [2];  [2];  [2];  [2];  [2];  [2]
  1. Santa Fe, NM
  2. Los Alamos, NM
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
LANL (Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States))
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
988068
Patent Number(s):
7,547,888
Application Number:
11/729,073; TRN: US201018%%119
Assignee:
Los Alamos National Security, LLC (Los Alamos, NM)
DOE Contract Number:  
AC51-06NA25396
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; 46 INSTRUMENTATION RELATED TO NUCLEAR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY; COMPOSITE MATERIALS; PHOSPHORS; NANOSTRUCTURES; SYNTHESIS; RADIATION DETECTORS; DESIGN

Citation Formats

Cooke, D Wayne, McKigney, Edward A, Muenchausen, Ross E, Bennett, Bryan L, Ott, Kevin C, Del Sesto, Rico E, McCleskey, T Mark, and Burrell, Anthony K. Nanocomposite scintillator and detector. United States: N. p., 2009. Web.
Cooke, D Wayne, McKigney, Edward A, Muenchausen, Ross E, Bennett, Bryan L, Ott, Kevin C, Del Sesto, Rico E, McCleskey, T Mark, & Burrell, Anthony K. Nanocomposite scintillator and detector. United States.
Cooke, D Wayne, McKigney, Edward A, Muenchausen, Ross E, Bennett, Bryan L, Ott, Kevin C, Del Sesto, Rico E, McCleskey, T Mark, and Burrell, Anthony K. Tue . "Nanocomposite scintillator and detector". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/988068.
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abstractNote = {A nanocomposite scintillator is prepared using fast, bright, rare-earth doped nanopowder phosphor and a binder that is transparent to the emission of the phosphor.},
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