Accession Number : AD0705510

Title :   A MONOENERGETIC 6130-keV GAMMA-RAY SOURCE FOR DETECTOR CALIBRATION.

Descriptive Note : Technical memo.,

Corporate Author : OAK RIDGE NATIONAL LAB TENN

Personal Author(s) : Dickens,J. K. ; Baybarz,R. D.

Report Date : 15 APR 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : A monoenergetic 6130-keV gamma-ray source based upon the reaction 13C(alpha, n)16O has been fabricated using 244Cm as the alpha source. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*GAMMA COUNTERS, CALIBRATION), (*GAMMA RAYS, SOURCES), ALPHA PARTICLE REACTIONS, CURIUM, ALPHA DECAY

Subject Categories : Nuclear Instrumentation

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE