Design criteria for phantoms for calibration of external detectors for the in-vivo assay of plutonium

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Problems associated with calibration and standardization of existing phantoms for measurement of plutonium isotopes in the lungs are discussed. The efforts of the ''Intercalibration Committee for Low-Energy Photon Measurements'' to design a standard phantom are described. Two approaches to the design are described and design details are given. (GHT)

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Dean, P.N.; Griffith, R.V. & Anderson, A.L. June 1, 1975.

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Problems associated with calibration and standardization of existing phantoms for measurement of plutonium isotopes in the lungs are discussed. The efforts of the ''Intercalibration Committee for Low-Energy Photon Measurements'' to design a standard phantom are described. Two approaches to the design are described and design details are given. (GHT)

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  • IAEA international seminar on diagnosis and treatment of incorporated radionuclides, Vienna, Austria, 8 Dec 1975

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  • Report No.: UCRL--76904
  • Report No.: CONF-751205--1
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  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 4156699
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc872479

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Dean, P.N.; Griffith, R.V. & Anderson, A.L. Design criteria for phantoms for calibration of external detectors for the in-vivo assay of plutonium, article, June 1, 1975; Livermore, California. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc872479/: accessed October 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.