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Title: ORNL calibrations facility

The ORNL Calibrations Facility is operated by the Instrumentation Group of the Industrial Safety and Applied Health Physics Division. Its primary purpose is to maintain radiation calibration standards for calibration of ORNL health physics instruments and personnel dosimeters. This report includes a discussion of the radioactive sources and ancillary equipment in use and a step-by-step procedure for calibration of those survey instruments and personnel dosimeters in routine use at ORNL.
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
5037023
Report Number(s):
ORNL/TM-8405
ON: DE82020480
DOE Contract Number:
W-7405-ENG-26
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Research Org:
Oak Ridge National Lab., TN (USA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; DOSEMETERS; CALIBRATION; ORNL; IRRADIATION PLANTS; RADIATION DETECTORS; SURVEY MONITORS; MANUALS; RADIATION SOURCES; DOCUMENT TYPES; MEASURING INSTRUMENTS; MONITORS; NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS; NUCLEAR FACILITIES; RADIATION MONITORS; US AEC; US DOE; US ERDA; US ORGANIZATIONS 510302* -- Environment, Terrestrial-- Radioactive Materials Monitoring & Transport-- Terrestrial Ecosystems & Food Chains-- (-1987)