Accession Number : ADA995324

Title :   OPERATION SANDSTONE. Nuclear Explosions. 1948. Appendix B to Report Number 10. Fission Counting.

Corporate Author : ATOMIC ENERGY COMMISSION WASHINGTON DC

Report Date : 1948

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The counting equipment consisted of a double ion-chamber filled with argon at a pressure of 2-3 cm of mercury above atmospheric, to each side of which two amplifier-scaler circuits were connected in parallel.

Descriptors :   ARGON, COUNTING METHODS, FISSION, MERCURY, NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS

Subject Categories : Nuclear Instrumentation

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE