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Title: Noble Gas Migration Experiment to Support the Detection of Underground Nuclear Explosions

A Noble Gas Migration Experiment (NGME) funded by the National Center for Nuclear Security and conducted at the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS) in collaboration with Lawrence Livermore national Laboratory and National Security Technology provided critical on-site inspection (OSI) information related to the detection of an underground nuclear explosion (UNE) event using noble gas signatures.
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1243200
Report Number(s):
PNNL-SA-109064
Journal ID: ISSN 0236-5731; 830403000
DOE Contract Number:
AC05-76RL01830
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry; Journal Volume: 307; Journal Issue: 3
Publisher:
Springer
Research Org:
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), Richland, WA (US)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
Underground nuclear explosion, Explosion cavity, On-site inspection, Comprehensive Test-Ban Treaty, Noble gas signatures