An exponential model for HPGe detector efficiencies

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Interest in reducing the labor-intensive requirements for calibrating HPGe detectors has resulted in various efficiency models. The present study examines a method for predicting the efficiencies over ranges of sample geometries, whereby only a few measurements are required. The method has been appraised against extensive HPGe calibrations, and has been used for a nondestructive'' calibration for samples from a NASA satellite.

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Winn, W.G. June 11, 1991.

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Interest in reducing the labor-intensive requirements for calibrating HPGe detectors has resulted in various efficiency models. The present study examines a method for predicting the efficiencies over ranges of sample geometries, whereby only a few measurements are required. The method has been appraised against extensive HPGe calibrations, and has been used for a nondestructive'' calibration for samples from a NASA satellite.

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  • Winter meeting of the American Nuclear Society (ANS), San Francisco, CA (United States), 10-15 Nov 1991

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  • Other: DE92009844
  • Report No.: WSRC-MS-91-194
  • Report No.: CONF-911107--71
  • Grant Number: AC09-89SR18035
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 5628865
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1087201

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Winn, W.G. An exponential model for HPGe detector efficiencies, article, June 11, 1991; Aiken, South Carolina. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1087201/: accessed November 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.