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Determination of photon emission probabilities for the main gamma-rays and half-life measurements of 64Cu

Published

Author(s)

Leticia S. Pibida, Brian E. Zimmerman, Denis E. Bergeron, Ryan P. Fitzgerald, Jeffrey T. Cessna, Lynne E. King

Abstract

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) performed new standardization measurements for 64Cu. As part of this work the photon emission probabilities for the main gamma-rays and the half-life were determined using several high purity germanium (HPGe) detectors. Half-life determinations were also carried out with a NaI(Tl) well counter and two pressurized ionization chambers.
Citation
Applied Radiation and Isotopes
Volume
129

Keywords

photon emission probabilities, half-life, 64Cu, gamma-ray spectrometry, pressurized ionization chambers
Created July 4, 2017, Updated November 10, 2018