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Title: SURVEY INSTRUMENT

Abstract

This pulse-type survey instrument is suitable for readily detecting {alpha} particles in the presence of high {beta} and {gamma} backgrounds. The instruments may also be used to survey for neutrons, {beta} particles and {gamma} rays by employing suitably designed interchangeable probes and selecting an operating potential to correspond to the particular probe.

Inventors:
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Originating Research Org. not identified
Sponsoring Org.:
US Atomic Energy Commission (AEC)
OSTI Identifier:
4386784
Patent Number(s):
2,666,865
Application Number:
US Patent Application 748433
Assignee:
U.S. Atomic Energy Commission
NSA Number:
NSA-06-003479
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-52
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
PATENTS; ALPHA DETECTION; BACKGROUND; BETA DETECTION; BETA PARTICLES; ELECTRIC METERS; ELECTRIC POTENTIAL; ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT; GAMMA DETECTION; GAMMA RADIATION; INSTRUMENTS; LEAK DETECTORS; MONITORING; NEUTRON DETECTION; PROBES; PULSES; RADIATION DETECTORS; SAMPLING; TESTING; TRANSDUCERS

Citation Formats

Borkowski, C J. SURVEY INSTRUMENT. United States: N. p., 1954. Web.
Borkowski, C J. SURVEY INSTRUMENT. United States.
Borkowski, C J. Tue . "SURVEY INSTRUMENT". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/4386784.
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abstractNote = {This pulse-type survey instrument is suitable for readily detecting {alpha} particles in the presence of high {beta} and {gamma} backgrounds. The instruments may also be used to survey for neutrons, {beta} particles and {gamma} rays by employing suitably designed interchangeable probes and selecting an operating potential to correspond to the particular probe.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
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place = {United States},
year = {1954},
month = {1}
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