skip to main content
DOE Patents title logo U.S. Department of Energy
Office of Scientific and Technical Information

Title: Lanthanide doped strontium barium mixed halide scintillators

Abstract

The present invention provides for a composition comprising an inorganic scintillator comprising a lanthanide-doped strontium barium mixed halide useful for detecting nuclear material.

Inventors:
; ; ; ;
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (LBNL), Berkeley, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1241495
Patent Number(s):
RE45,930
Application Number:
14/569,322
Assignee:
The Regents of The University of California (Oakland, CA)
DOE Contract Number:  
AC02-05CH11231
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2014 Dec 12
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; 46 INSTRUMENTATION RELATED TO NUCLEAR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Citation Formats

Gundiah, Gautam, Bizarri, Gregory A., Hanrahan, Stephen M., Bourret-Courchesne, Edith D., and Derenzo, Stephen E. Lanthanide doped strontium barium mixed halide scintillators. United States: N. p., 2016. Web.
Gundiah, Gautam, Bizarri, Gregory A., Hanrahan, Stephen M., Bourret-Courchesne, Edith D., & Derenzo, Stephen E. Lanthanide doped strontium barium mixed halide scintillators. United States.
Gundiah, Gautam, Bizarri, Gregory A., Hanrahan, Stephen M., Bourret-Courchesne, Edith D., and Derenzo, Stephen E. Tue . "Lanthanide doped strontium barium mixed halide scintillators". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1241495.
@article{osti_1241495,
title = {Lanthanide doped strontium barium mixed halide scintillators},
author = {Gundiah, Gautam and Bizarri, Gregory A. and Hanrahan, Stephen M. and Bourret-Courchesne, Edith D. and Derenzo, Stephen E.},
abstractNote = {The present invention provides for a composition comprising an inorganic scintillator comprising a lanthanide-doped strontium barium mixed halide useful for detecting nuclear material.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {2016},
month = {3}
}

Patent:

Save / Share:

Works referenced in this record:

Energy transfer in Ba1−xSrxFBr:Eu storage phosphors as a function of Sr and Eu concentration
journal, October 2001


The quest for the ideal inorganic scintillator
journal, June 2003

  • Derenzo, S. E.; Weber, M. J.; Bourret-Courchesne, E.
  • Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, Vol. 505, Issue 1-2, p. 111-117
  • DOI: 10.1016/S0168-9002(03)01031-3

Design and Implementation of a Facility for Discovering New Scintillator Materials
journal, June 2008

  • Derenzo, Stephen E.; Boswell, Martin S.; Bourret-Courchesne, Edith
  • IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, Vol. 55, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1109/TNS.2008.921932

Cerium Activated Scintillation in Yttrium Halides: First Principles Theory and Prediction
journal, June 2009

  • Boutchko, Rostyslav; Canning, Andrew; Chaudhry, Anurag
  • IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, Vol. 56, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1109/TNS.2009.2018839

Eu2+-doped Ba2CsI5, a new high-performance scintillator
journal, December 2009

  • Bourret-Courchesne, E. D.; Bizarri, G.; Borade, R.
  • Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, Vol. 612, Issue 1, p. 138-142
  • DOI: 10.1016/j.nima.2009.10.146

Europium-doped barium bromide iodide
journal, October 2009

  • Gundiah, Gautam; Hanrahan, Stephen M.; Hollander, Frederick J.
  • Acta Crystallographica Section E Structure Reports Online, Vol. 65, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1107/S1600536809041105

Ce3+ activated LaBr3−xIx: High-light-yield and fast-response mixed halide scintillators
journal, May 2008

  • Birowosuto, M. D.; Dorenbos, P.; Krämer, K. W.
  • Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 103, Issue 10
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.2930884

${\rm Eu}$- or ${\rm Ce}$-Doped Barium Halide Scintillators for X-Ray and $\gamma$-Ray Detections
journal, June 2008

  • Selling, Julia; Schweizer, Stefan; Birowosuto, Muhammad D.
  • IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, Vol. 55, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1109/TNS.2008.922825

Cerium-doped barium halide scintillators for x-ray and γ-ray detections
journal, October 2007

  • Selling, J.; Schweizer, S.; Birowosuto, M. D.
  • Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 102, Issue 7, Article No. 074915
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.2786714

Scintillators With Potential to Supersede Lanthanum Bromide
journal, June 2009

  • Cherepy, Nerine J.; Payne, Steve A.; Asztalos, Stephen J.
  • IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, Vol. 56, Issue 3, p. 873-880
  • DOI: 10.1109/TNS.2009.2020165

Strontium and barium iodide high light yield scintillators
journal, February 2008

  • Cherepy, Nerine J.; Hull, Giulia; Drobshoff, Alexander D.
  • Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 92, Issue 8, Article No. 083508
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.2885728

Europium-doped barium halide X-ray scintillators
journal, March 2007

  • Selling, J.; Birowosuto, M. D.; Dorenbos, P.
  • physica status solidi (c), Vol. 4, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1002/pssc.200673747

Scintillation properties of Eu2+-activated barium fluoroiodide
conference, October 2009

  • Gundiah, G.; Bourret-Courchesne, E.; Bizarri, G.
  • 2009 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference (NSS/MIC 2009), 2009 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium Conference Record (NSS/MIC)
  • DOI: 10.1109/NSSMIC.2009.5402265

Photoionization processes in barium fluorohalide crystals doped with Eu 2+
journal, January 2001


Experimental contribution to the study of S-state ions in ionic single crystals
journal, December 1978