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Xray detection by EDS MyScope

The detector is based on a semiconductor device, usually a crystal of silicon although intrinsic germanium detectors have been used on TEMs. The first detector developed for commercial systems in the late 1960s was the lithiumdrifted silicon or Si(Li) detector, but it is now giving way to the silicondrift detector or SDD. The detector

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Semiconductor detector Wikipedia

A semiconductor detector in ionizing radiation detection physics is a device that uses a semiconductor (usually silicon or germanium) to measure the effect of incident charged particles or photons. Semiconductor detectors find broad appliion for radiation protection, gamma and Xray spectrometry, and as particle detectors

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Measurement of 55Fe in Reactor Samples by an Intrinsic

Measurement of 55Fe in Reactor Samples by an Intrinsic Germanium Detector JAMES E. MARTIN, JAMES M. HYLKO and JOHN D. JONES School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Ml 48109.2092, U.S.A (Received 9 June 1987 in retGdfbrm 31 August 1987)

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US9261610B2 High purity germanium detector Google Patents

The present disclosure provides a HighPurity Germanium (HPGe) detector, comprising: a HPGe single crystal having an intrinsic region exposed surface a first electrode and a second electrode connected to a first contact electrode and a second contact electrode of the HPGe single crystal respectively and a conductive guard ring arranged in the intrinsic region exposed surface around the

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Characterization of a highpurity germanium detector for

Sep 21, 2011 · We present an initial evaluation of a mechanicallycooled, highpurity germanium doublesided strip detector as a potential gamma camera for smallanimal SPECT. It is 90 mm in diameter and 10 mm thick with two sets of 16 orthogonal strips that have a 4.5 mm width with a 5 mm pitch. We found an

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The primary function of a preamplifier is to extract the signal from the detector without significantly degrading the intrinsic signaltonoise ratio.Therefore, the preamplifier is loed as close as possible to the detector, and the input circuits are designed to match the However, the excellent resolution of the cooled germanium and Si

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On Two Cryogenic Systems of High Purity Germanium Detector

2.1. HPGe Detector . Germanium detectors are semiconductor diodes having a PIN structure in which the intrinsic region is sensitive to ionizing radiation, particularly Xrays and γrays. There are three types of reaction which happen in ger manium semiconductor, that is, photoelectric effect, Compton stering and pair production [16,17]. The

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ORTEC Overview of Semiconductor Photon Detectors

germanium detectors is defined at 1.33 MeV relative to that of a standard 3in.diameter, 3in.long NaI(Tl) scintillator. The measurement is performed by the method that is described in the IEEE Standard Test Procedures for Germanium Detectors for Ionizing Radiation (ANSI/IEEE

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Gamma spectroscopy Wikipedia

The most common detectors include sodium iodide (NaI) scintillation counters and highpurity germanium detectors. Gamma spectroscopy detectors are passive materials that wait for a gamma interaction to occur in the detector volume. The most important interaction mechanisms are the photoelectric effect, the Compton effect, and pair production

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Measurement of Germanium Detector Efficiency

The germanium (Ge) detector is a counting detector and is the instrument that we will be using to count individual gamma emissions from samples. Gamma emissions are direct indiors of decay events. Since we are only using one detector, we are missing most of the decays because they emit gammas in every direction. We already know going into the

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HighResolution GammaRay Spectroscopy

sections for HPGe and Si(Li) detectors can also be approximated from Fig. 7.2. For example, at Eγ= 400 keV the photoelectric cross section for germanium is 6 barns/atom and that for silicon is ~0.1 barn/atom. This is a ratio of 60:1 and indies that there will be 60 times as 3 ORTEC® AN34 Experiment 7 HighResolution GammaRay Spectroscopy

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Germanium » Gammadata

HPGe Germanium detectors are semiconductor diodes having a pin structure in which the intrinsic (I) region is sensitive to ionizing radiation, particularly x rays and gamma rays. Under reverse bias, an electric field extends across the intrinsic or depleted region.

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High Purity Germanium (HPGe) Detectors CAEN SyS

To complete the gamma spectroscopy laboratory set CAEN SyS includes in its offer a wide choice of High Purity Germanium detectors (HPGe). Germanium detectors are semiconductor diodes having a pin structure in which the intrinsic (I) region is sensitive to

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Calibration of intrinsic peak efficiency of a highpurity

Sep 21, 2018 · However, the intrinsic peak efficiency of the highpurity germanium detector, which is the foundation of its appliions, has not been investigated in depth. In this work, an optimized dataprocessing method is developed to explore the intrinsic peak efficiency of the highpurity germanium detector, based on calibration experiments.

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Resolution and Efficiency of High Purity Germanium Detector

Germanium detectors are semiconductor diodes having a pin structure in which the intrinsic (i) region is sensitive to ionizing radiation, particularly Xrays and Gamma rays. These detectors directly collect the charges produced when the semiconductor material is ionized by the ionizing radiations. Electronhole pairs are produced by ionization.

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A Practical Guide to High Count Rate Germanium Gamma

The Germanium Detector As was pointed out earlier, the detector is the least of your worries when it comes to throughput bottlenecks in a Ge Gamma Spectroscopy System. Unless you have an extremely large high efficiency Ge detector, the detector will usually be capable of handling count rates several times greater than the weaker links in the

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Isotopic Analysis of Spent Nuclear Fuel with an UltraHigh

During the course of this work, significant crosstalk was identified in the energy determination for spectra collected with a new lowbackground intrinsic germanium (HPGe) array at PNNL. The HPGe array is designed for high detection efficiency, ultralowbackground performance, and sensitive gamma gamma coincidence detection.

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HighResolution GammaRay Spectroscopy

sections for HPGe and Si(Li) detectors can also be approximated from Fig. 7.2. For example, at Eγ= 400 keV the photoelectric cross section for germanium is 6 barns/atom and that for silicon is ~0.1 barn/atom. This is a ratio of 60:1 and indies that there will be 60 times as 3 ORTEC® AN34 Experiment 7 HighResolution GammaRay Spectroscopy

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Calibration of intrinsic peak efficiency of a highpurity

Sep 21, 2018 · However, the intrinsic peak efficiency of the highpurity germanium detector, which is the foundation of its appliions, has not been investigated in depth. In this work, an optimized dataprocessing method is developed to explore the intrinsic peak efficiency of the highpurity germanium detector, based on calibration experiments.

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Intrinsic efficiency of germanium a basis for

The intrinsic efficiency of Ge, which is the probability for total absorption, was measured at 122 and 136 keV in Ge(Li) coaxial detectors and HPGe planar detectors having an effective thickness ranging from 5 to 50 mm. At 136 keV it is 64% for a thickness of 10 mm and 82% for 20 mm, after which it levels off reaching 89% at 50 mm.

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Measurement of Germanium Detector Efficiency

The germanium (Ge) detector is a counting detector and is the instrument that we will be using to count individual gamma emissions from samples. Gamma emissions are direct indiors of decay events. Since we are only using one detector, we are missing most of the decays because they emit gammas in every direction. We already know going into the

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RP Photonics Encyclopedia photoconductive detectors

The intrinsic layer has the function to suppress hopping carriers in the impurity band. Examples for extrinsic materials are silicon and germanium, doped with arsenic, copper, gold, or indium. They are mostly used for detecting infrared light with particularly long wavelength, and are dominant in that appliions beyond 20 μm.

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germanium detector intrinsic edelsmidsemori.nl

This listing is for one Princeton Gamma Tech hpge intrinsic germanium detector head and cryostat arm. Not a weird lithium drift head, genuine intrinsic germanium. The assembly is in good overall condition and contains a jumbo sized germanium xtal under the cap.

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SEMICONDUCTOR DETECTORS Welcome to PPRC

• Intrinsic semiconductors are pure samples of material. • In practice there are always small levels of impurity. • Adding impurities to the semiconductor can be advantageous: • Adding electron donor sites to a semiconductor (e.g. adding a group V element impurity) will turn intrinsic semiconductor into a doped ntype semiconductor.

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FULL ENERGY PEAK EFFICIENCY nucleide.org

Ratio of the number of counts in fullenergy peak corresponding to energy E (N P(E)), by the number of photons with energy E emited by the source ( F(E) ) εP(E) depends on the sourcedetector geometry and on the energy Fullenergy Peak Efficiency (FEPE): εP(E) F E

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Intrinsic germanium detector efficiency calculations

Intrinsic germanium detector efficiency calculations Abstract: The efficiency of large highpurity germanium detectors has been studied through Monte Carlo simulation for gamma rays from 0.5 MeV to 20 MeV. Broadbeam and pointsource calculations have been carried out for two highpurity germanium detectors. The significant effects of geometric

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Semiconductor detector Wikipedia

A semiconductor detector in ionizing radiation detection physics is a device that uses a semiconductor (usually silicon or germanium) to measure the effect of incident charged particles or photons. Semiconductor detectors find broad appliion for radiation protection, gamma and Xray spectrometry, and as particle detectors.

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Characterization of Mechanically Cooled High Purity

Characterization of Mechanically Cooled High Purity Germanium (HPGe) Detectors at Elevated Temperatures Joseph Benjamin McCabe University of Tennessee Knoxville, [email protected] This Dissertation is brought to you for free and open access by the Graduate School at Trace: Tennessee Research and Creative Exchange. It has been

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Gamma Ray Spectroscopy Owlion

Mar 07, 2018 · Gamma Ray Spectroscopy An introductory review of germanium gamma ray detectors, and the spectroscopic methods used in the measurement of xray escape peaks, annihilation photons, peak summing, energy resolution, and total and photopeak efficiency.

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High Purity Germanium Detectors HPGe nuclearpower.net

HPGe detector with LN2 cryostat Source: canberra.com. Highpurity germanium detectors (HPGe detectors) are the best solution for precise gamma and xray spectroscopy.In comparison to silicon detectors, germanium is much more efficient than silicon for radiation detection due to its atomic number being much higher than silicon and due to lower average energy necessary to create an

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Characterization of Mechanically Cooled High Purity

Characterization of Mechanically Cooled High Purity Germanium (HPGe) Detectors at Elevated Temperatures Joseph Benjamin McCabe University of Tennessee Knoxville, [email protected] This Dissertation is brought to you for free and open access by the Graduate School at Trace: Tennessee Research and Creative Exchange. It has been

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Germanium » Gammadata

HPGe Germanium detectors are semiconductor diodes having a pin structure in which the intrinsic (I) region is sensitive to ionizing radiation, particularly x rays and gamma rays. Under reverse bias, an electric field extends across the intrinsic or depleted region.

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Germanium an overview ScienceDirect Topics

(i) Germanium detector. Germanium detectors are semiconductor diodes having a PIN structure in which the intrinsic (I) region is sensitive to ionizing radiation, particularly Xrays and gammarays. Under reverse bias, an electric field extends across the intrinsic or depleted region.

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RP Photonics Encyclopedia photodiodes, photodetectors, p

They are semiconductor devices which contain a p–n junction, and often an intrinsic (undoped) layer between n and p layers. Devices with an intrinsic layer are called p–i–n or PIN photodiodes. Light absorbed in the depletion region or the intrinsic region generates electron–hole pairs, most of which contribute to a photocurrent.

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On Two Cryogenic Systems of High Purity Germanium Detector

2.1. HPGe Detector . Germanium detectors are semiconductor diodes having a PIN structure in which the intrinsic region is sensitive to ionizing radiation, particularly Xrays and γrays. There are three types of reaction which happen in ger manium semiconductor, that is, photoelectric effect, Compton stering and pair production [16,17]. The

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