Survey of potential markets for devices using Californium-252

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Potential applications for devices or systems containing $sup 252$Cf in the years from 1975 to 1980 are estimated. The estimated number of devices and associated business value were derived from a survey of 46 industrial, educational and governmental organizations conducted from Jan. to May, 1975. Applications for devices and systems based on $sup 252$Cf are expected to increase by a factor of 7 in the 6-y period from 1975 to 1980. The annual business value of $sup 252$Cf devices should increase from $1.5 million in 1975 to $10.8 million in 1980. The potential European market should be several times as ... continued below

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Permar, P.H. January 1, 1975.

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    Publisher Info: Du Pont de Nemours (E.I.) and Co., Aiken, S.C. (USA). Savannah River Lab.
    Place of Publication: Aiken, South Carolina

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Potential applications for devices or systems containing $sup 252$Cf in the years from 1975 to 1980 are estimated. The estimated number of devices and associated business value were derived from a survey of 46 industrial, educational and governmental organizations conducted from Jan. to May, 1975. Applications for devices and systems based on $sup 252$Cf are expected to increase by a factor of 7 in the 6-y period from 1975 to 1980. The annual business value of $sup 252$Cf devices should increase from $1.5 million in 1975 to $10.8 million in 1980. The potential European market should be several times as large as the US market, based on actual sales of $sup 252$Cf, which have been two to four times greater in Europe than in the US. (auth)

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  • Californium-252 utilization meeting, San Diego, California, USA, 4 Nov 1975

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  • Report No.: DP-MS--75-80
  • Report No.: CONF-751114--1
  • Grant Number: AT(07-2)-1
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 4183820
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc871014

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Permar, P.H. Survey of potential markets for devices using Californium-252, article, January 1, 1975; Aiken, South Carolina. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc871014/: accessed September 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.