Accession Number : AD0635819


Title :   NEUTRON AND GAMMA DOSIMETRY MEASUREMENTS AT THE AFRRI=DASA TRIGA REACTOR.


Corporate Author : EDGERTON GERMESHAUSEN AND GRIER INC SANTA BARBARA CALIF


Personal Author(s) : SAYEG, J. A.


Report Date : NOV 1965


Pagination or Media Count : 177


Abstract : Topics include: fast neutron dosimetry (threshold detectors (Pu239 (surrounded by B10), Np237, U238, and S32), Hurst proportional counter, tissue equivalent and graphite-CO2 ionization chambers); Gamma ray dosimetry (silver phosphate glass rods, graphite-CO2 ionization chamber, tetrachloroethylene chemical dosimeters); thermal neutron dosimetry (bare and cadmium covered gold and indium foils).


Descriptors :   *NEUTRONS, *GAMMA RAYS, *DOSIMETERS, RADIATION DOSAGE, RADIATION DOSAGE, RESEARCH REACTORS, FAST NEUTRONS, NEUTRON DETECTORS, PROPORTIONAL COUNTERS, IONIZATION CHAMBERS, THERMAL NEUTRONS, FOILS(MATERIALS), RADIATION MEASURING INSTRUMENTS, PLUTONIUM, NEPTUNIUM, URANIUM, SULFUR, GRAPHITE, SILVER COMPOUNDS, PHOSPHATES, CARBON DIOXIDE, CADMIUM, GOLD, INDIUM.


Subject Categories : NUCLEAR INSTRUMENTATION


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE