Accession Number : ADA293720
Title : The Neutron Sensitivity of a Geiger Counter.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. Oct 94-Oct 95,
Corporate Author : ARMY COMBAT SYSTEMS TEST ACTIVITY ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD
Personal Author(s) : Heimbach, Craig R.
PDF Url : ADA293720
Report Date : FEB 1995
Pagination or Media Count : 20
Abstract : The sensitivity to neutrons of a Far-West GM-1 Geiger counter was measured by finding its response in a radiation field dominated by neutrons. The sensitivity to neutrons is only about 0.3 percent of its response to gamma rays. jg
Descriptors : *SENSITIVITY, *NEUTRONS, *GEIGER COUNTERS, RADIATION, RESPONSE, GAMMA RAYS.
Subject Categories : Nuclear Instrumentation
Radiation and Nuclear Chemistry
Nuclear Physics & Elementary Particle Physics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE