Uranium Ore Gamma Spec

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Joe Gayo
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Uranium Ore Gamma Spec

Post by Joe Gayo » Tue Sep 15, 2020 12:00 am

I've been working on refining my gamma spectroscopy set up and took the following measurement with the following items:

Bicron 2x2 NaI Detector @ 900V
Ortec 113 PreAmp (1000p)
Canberra 3202 HV Power Supply
Canberra 2020 Spec Amp (x100, 4usec Shaping time, w/ PUR on)
Canberra 35+ (1000 sec count)

Ore sample from Colorado.
UOre-Rock50.PNG

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