Document Details


Title:
OPERATION GREENHOUSE, SCIENTIFIC DIRECTOR'S REPORT OF ATOMIC WEAPON TESTS AT ENIWETOK, '51, ANNEX 1.2-DELAYED GAMMA-RAY MESRMTS; PT II, MESRMTS OF TOTL GAMMA-RAY INTENSITY VS TIME AFT 1 MILLISECOND
Author(s):
GIBSON, H F [* NATIONAL BUREAU OF STANDARDS]; MILLER, W [* NATIONAL BUREAU OF STANDARDS]; SAUNDERS, E R [* NATIONAL BUREAU OF STANDARDS]; SMELTZER, J C [* NATIONAL BUREAU OF STANDARDS]; WYCKOFF, E O [* NATIONAL BUREAU OF STANDARDS]
Subject Terms:
GREENHOUSE OPERATION; GAMMA RADIATION; RADIATION DETECTION; GAMMA DOSIMETRY; MEASURING METHODS; MEASURING INSTRUMENTS; SCINTILLATION COUNTERS
Document Location:
Location - NNSA/NSO Nuclear Testing Archive Address - P.O. Box 98521 City - Las Vegas State - NV Zip - 89193-8521 Phone - (702)794-5106 Fax - (702)862-4240 Email - CIC@NV.DOE.GOV
Document Type:
REPORT
Publication Date:
1952 Jan 31
Declassification Status:
Sanitized
Document Pages:
0076
Accession Number:
NV0051038
Document Number(s):
WT77EX
Originating Research Org.:
NATIONAL BUREAU OF STANDARDS
OpenNet Entry Date:
1994 Aug 26
Description/Abstract:
THE GAMMA-RAY DOSAGE RATE WAS DETERMINED IN OPERATION GREENHOUSE TO PR OVIDE DATA FOR COMPUTING THE BOMB EFFICIENCIES; TO PROVIDE AN ABSOLUTE CALIBRATION FOR THE SHORTER-RECORDING-TIME INSTRUMENTS; TO PROVIDE AB SOLUTE CALIBRATION FOR THE TOTAL-GAMMA-DOSAGE MEASUREMENTS; AND TO INV ESTIGATE THE FEASIBILITY OF EVASIVE ACTION BY PERSONNEL.


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