Production and radiometric measurements of the large particle plutonium oxide non-destructive assay standards

Thronas, Denise L.; Wong, Amy S.; Mecklenburg, Sandra L.; Marshall, Robert S.
July 2000
AIP Conference Proceedings;2000, Vol. 532 Issue 1, p301
Academic Journal
The Analytical Chemistry Group at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) has produced several sets of working reference materials (WRMs) for the National TRU Waste Program (NTWP) NDA PDP(Non-Destructive Assay Performance Demonstration Program). This paper describes the first example of production of traceable, certified standards containing plutonium oxide in large particle form for the DOE complex. Discussion of the production and radiometric measurements of these NDA standards is included herein. © 2000 American Institute of Physics.


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