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Title: Upconverting nanoparticles for optimizing scintillator based detection systems

Abstract

An upconverting device for a scintillation detection system is provided. The detection system comprises a scintillator material, a sensor, a light transmission path between the scintillator material and the sensor, and a plurality of upconverting nanoparticles particles positioned in the light transmission path.

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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
TJNAF (Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility, Newport News, VA (United States))
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1093431
Patent Number(s):
8,536,532
Application Number:
13/199,827
Assignee:
Jefferson Science Associates, LLC (Newport News, VA)
DOE Contract Number:  
AC05-06OR23177
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
47 OTHER INSTRUMENTATION

Citation Formats

Kross, Brian, McKisson, John E, McKisson, John, Weisenberger, Andrew, Xi, Wenze, and Zom, Carl. Upconverting nanoparticles for optimizing scintillator based detection systems. United States: N. p., 2013. Web.
Kross, Brian, McKisson, John E, McKisson, John, Weisenberger, Andrew, Xi, Wenze, & Zom, Carl. Upconverting nanoparticles for optimizing scintillator based detection systems. United States.
Kross, Brian, McKisson, John E, McKisson, John, Weisenberger, Andrew, Xi, Wenze, and Zom, Carl. Tue . "Upconverting nanoparticles for optimizing scintillator based detection systems". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1093431.
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title = {Upconverting nanoparticles for optimizing scintillator based detection systems},
author = {Kross, Brian and McKisson, John E and McKisson, John and Weisenberger, Andrew and Xi, Wenze and Zom, Carl},
abstractNote = {An upconverting device for a scintillation detection system is provided. The detection system comprises a scintillator material, a sensor, a light transmission path between the scintillator material and the sensor, and a plurality of upconverting nanoparticles particles positioned in the light transmission path.},
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journal = {},
number = ,
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place = {United States},
year = {2013},
month = {9}
}

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