Device for calibrating a radiation detector system

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The present invention relates to a device for calibrating a radiation detector system that is used for measuring the radionuclide intake of those exposed to radioactive materials. In particular, the present invention relates to a device that simulates a human chest and lungs with a modicum of internal radiation for use in calibrating radiation detectors.

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McFee, M. C.; Kirkham, T. J. & Johnson, T. H. September 23, 1993.

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The present invention relates to a device for calibrating a radiation detector system that is used for measuring the radionuclide intake of those exposed to radioactive materials. In particular, the present invention relates to a device that simulates a human chest and lungs with a modicum of internal radiation for use in calibrating radiation detectors.

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21 p.

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INIS; OSTI as DE96004918

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  • Other Information: PBD: 23 Sep 1993

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  • Other: DE96004918
  • Report No.: PATENTS-US--A8125215
  • Grant Number: AC09-89SR18035
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 207360
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc668188

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McFee, M. C.; Kirkham, T. J. & Johnson, T. H. Device for calibrating a radiation detector system, text, September 23, 1993; Aiken, South Carolina. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc668188/: accessed December 13, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.