IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Optimizing Measurement Sensitivity to Facilitate Monitoring Environmental Levels of Rn-DAUGHTER Concentrations

Author(s): Donald J. Keefe ; William P. McDowell ; Peter G. Groer ; Richard T. Witek
Sponsor(s): IEEE Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 February 1978
Volume: 25
Page(s): 787 - 789
ISSN (Paper): 0018-9499
ISSN (Online): 1558-1578
DOI: 10.1109/TNS.1978.4329410
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In the measurement of environmental levels of radioactivity, the primary problem is the accumulation of a statistically meaningful number of counts within a reasonable period of time. In the case... View More

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