Journal of Radioanalytical Chemistry

, Volume 6, Issue 1, pp 177–184 | Cite as

Evaluation of Ge(Li) Compton suppression spectrometers for non-destructive radiochemical analysis

  • J. A. Cooper
Physical Methods Section

Abstract

Ge(Li) Compton suppression spectrometers are evaluated relative to the specific needs of the analytical radiochemist. Their application to the analysis of radionuclides found in neutron activation, fission product, and environmental radionuclide analyses is discussed.

Keywords

Radionuclide Reduction Factor Peak Efficiency Background Suppression Fractional Error 

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© Akadémiai Kiadó 1970

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. A. Cooper
    • 1
  1. 1.Pacific Northwest LaboratoriesBattelle Memorial InstituteRichlandUSA

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