TITLE

Detector Efficiency Calibration for Extended Gamma-Ray Sources

AUTHOR(S)
dos Santos, Roberto M.; Genezini, Frederico A.; Zahn, Guilherme S.
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
AIP Conference Proceedings;8/10/2011, Vol. 1351 Issue 1, p220
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A new method for the efficiency calibration of Ge detectors efficiency in measurements with large sources is proposed. To check the reliability of the method, a standard large source was produced and the results are compared to the ones obtained using the proposed method. The preliminary results point to the needs of increasing statistical measurements to allow for a more accurate evaluation of the method.
ACCESSION #
64134360

 

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