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Neutron detectors.

International Atomic Energy Agency.

Neutron detectors.

by International Atomic Energy Agency.

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Published in Vienna .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Neutron counters -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesBibliographical series, no. 18, Bibliographical series (International Atomic Energy Agency) ;, no. 18.
    ContributionsAntonescu, Virgiliu I.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ7144.N8 I527
    The Physical Object
    Pagination401 p.
    Number of Pages401
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5980484M
    LC Control Number66009030

    When the detector is operating, the fissionable material on the detector walls is being consumed (by fissioning). Tohelp slow the rate ofdepletion, a fast neutron absorber such as mU is sometimes added to the fissionable material onthe wall. When mUabsorbs a fast neutron, 23~is createdafterbetaemission. The 23~is itselfa fissionable material. Advanced Search >. Home > Proceedings > Volume > Proceedings > Volume

    Photograph of the enclosure containing the FaNS-1 detector acquiring data at the Kimballton Underground Research Facility (KURF). (Photograph by Neutron Physics Group) In collaboration with the University of Maryland and Yale University, we have also constructed two larger volume detectors to use in the underground and surface environments where high efficiency is more important that energy. neutron detectors to replace the use of 3He in RPMs. These technologies are: 1) Boron trifluoride-filled proportional counters, 2) Boron-lined proportional counters, 3) Lithium-loaded glass fibers, and 4) Coated wavelength-shifting plastic fibers.

    Figure \(\PageIndex{2}\): Scheme of neutron activation analysis with 59 Co as the target nucleus. Although alpha and beta particle detectors do exist, most detectors used in NAA are designed to detect the gamma rays that are emitted from the excited nuclei following neutron capture. The promptly indicating neutron detectors, which are treated in this chapter, depend on these reactions. The second kind of nuclear reaction forms the basis of the radioactive indicators (probes), which are particularly important for measurements in neutron fields.


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