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Associated-particle sealed-tube neutron probe for characterization of materials
Author(s): Edgar A. Rhodes; Charles E. Dickerman; Charles W. Peters
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Paper Abstract

A relatively small and inexpensive neutron diagnostic probe system has been developed that can identify and image most elements having a larger atomic number than boron. It has the potential to satisfy van-mobile and fixed-portal requirements for nondestructive detection of contraband drugs, explosives, and nuclear and chemical warfare weapon materials, and for treaty verification of sealed munitions and remediation of radioactive waste.

Paper Details

Date Published: 28 March 1994
PDF: 13 pages
Proc. SPIE 2092, Substance Detection Systems, (28 March 1994); doi: 10.1117/12.171249
Show Author Affiliations
Edgar A. Rhodes, Argonne National Lab. (United States)
Charles E. Dickerman, Argonne National Lab. (United States)
Charles W. Peters


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2092:
Substance Detection Systems
Geoffrey L. Harding; Richard C. Lanza; Lawrence J. Myers; Peter A. Young, Editor(s)

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