Applications of LabVIEW programming in a glovebox environment

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When dealing with neutron radiation one of the keys to reducing worker exposure is to have as much distance and shielding between the radiation and the radiation worker as possible. Using a PC to control a process from a remote location allows the distance between the radiation worker and the radiation source to be increase. Increasing the distance at which radiation worker can control a process allows more shielding to be placed around the glovebox. There are many commercial packages that allow controlling remote processes with a PC. This paper shows how flexible the LabVIEW Graphical Programming Language can be ... continued below

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Evans, M. E.; Peralta, G. & Gray, D. September 1, 1995.

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When dealing with neutron radiation one of the keys to reducing worker exposure is to have as much distance and shielding between the radiation and the radiation worker as possible. Using a PC to control a process from a remote location allows the distance between the radiation worker and the radiation source to be increase. Increasing the distance at which radiation worker can control a process allows more shielding to be placed around the glovebox. There are many commercial packages that allow controlling remote processes with a PC. This paper shows how flexible the LabVIEW Graphical Programming Language can be in implementing the remote control of glovebox process.

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  • 9. annual conference and equipment exhibit of the American Glovebox Society, Minneapolis, MN (United States), 19-25 Jul 1995

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  • Report No.: LA-UR--95-2494
  • Report No.: CONF-9507148--4
  • Grant Number: W-7405-ENG-36
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 109657
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc627334

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Evans, M. E.; Peralta, G. & Gray, D. Applications of LabVIEW programming in a glovebox environment, article, September 1, 1995; New Mexico. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc627334/: accessed August 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.