Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry

, Volume 167, Issue 1, pp 187–195 | Cite as

Advanced detector systems: What do they have to offer for activation analysis?

  • P. Bode
  • R. M. Lindstrom
Article

Abstract

Neutron activated reference materials have been analyzed using a standard Ge(Li)-detector with 17% relative efficiency, a very large Ge-detector with 96% relative efficiency, and a well-type Ge detector. Sensitivities are presented, and usefulness of these systems for NAA is compared on the basis of performance, economics and complexity.

Keywords

Physical Chemistry Inorganic Chemistry Detector System Reference Material Activation Analysis 

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© Akadémiai Kiadó 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Bode
    • 1
  • R. M. Lindstrom
    • 2
  1. 1.Interfaculty Reactor InstituteDelft University of TechnologyDelft(The Netherlands)
  2. 2.Inorganic Analytical Research DivisionNational Institute of Standards and TechnologyGaithersburg(USA)

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