Accession Number:

AD0770226

Title:

Upgrading of the Naval Research Laboratory's Large Area X-Ray Counters.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Apr-30 Sep 73,

Corporate Author:

IIT RESEARCH INST CHICAGO ILL

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

The tasks in the present project were to 1 evaluate several possible anode wire materials for use in x-ray proportional counters, 2 select the anode material with the best performance, 3 rewire one complete x-ray counter supplied by NRL, and 4 measure the energy resolution and gas amplification of the rewired counter. These tasks have been completed. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Nuclear Instrumentation

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE