Accession Number : ADA319173

Title :   A General Method for Determining Coincidence Corrections of Counting Instruments,

Corporate Author : TECHNICAL INFORMATION SERVICE (AEC) OAK RIDGE TN

Personal Author(s) : Kohman, T. P.

PDF Url : ADA319173

Report Date : 13 JUN 1945

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : The method herein described for determining and applying coincidence corrections in counters is an extension of the general method of paired sources. Several pairs of radioactive sources are used, and for each pair, counts are taken with the instrument on the sources separately and together.

Descriptors :   *RADIATION MEASURING INSTRUMENTS, *COINCIDENCE COUNTING, COUNTING METHODS, LEAST SQUARES METHOD.

Subject Categories : Nuclear Instrumentation

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE