Efficiency Calculations for Selected Scintillators

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Steve Dubyk
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Efficiency Calculations for Selected Scintillators

Post by Steve Dubyk » 23 Feb 2016, 14:47

Attached is a very handy document provided by Saint-Gobain that answers many questions about the efficiency of a variety of scintillation materials. Topics covered include detector counting efficiency, photopeak efficiency, and gamma and x-ray absorption efficiency of different scintillators.
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Re: Efficiency Calculations for Selected Scintillators

Post by Steven Sesselmann » 24 Feb 2016, 13:05

Thanks for the handy reference..

Easy to see why the 2" and 3" NaI(Tl) scintillator is a popular choice, above 3" the cost to efficiency ratio does not make sense.
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