Some factors in x-radiation detection with the scintillation counter: M38-8/88E-PDF
"When the scintillation counter is used to detect the K radiation of elements of atomic number 57 and greater, the escape peak may play an important role in the establishment of the parameters to be used for the measurement of X-ray intensity. Double plateaus are found and pulse amplitude curves become complex, especially for second and third order radiation. A shift in pulse amplitude with counting rate has been found for a scintillation counter using XP1010 photomultiplier tubes. This shift makes the choice of a threshold for the pulse height analyzer critical"--Abstract, p. 119.
|Department/Agency||Natural Resources Canada. Dept. of Energy, Mines and Resources. Mines Branch.|
|Title||Some factors in x-radiation detection with the scintillation counter|
|Series Title||Reprint series ;|
|Publication Type||Series - View Master Record|
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|Note||Cover title. "Reprinted from the Canadian Spectroscopy, vol. 14, issue no. 4, September 1969." Historical publication digitized from print 2017 [by Natural Resources Canada].|
|Number of Pages||p. 119-124 :|
|Departmental Catalogue Number||300167|
|Subject Terms||Radiation, Detection|
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