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A Method for Establishing e-Traceability to NIST High-Dose Measurement Standards

Published

Author(s)

S L. Cooper, Marc F. Desrosiers

Abstract

A method for establishing electronic traceability, or e-traceability, of customer measurements to NIST high-dose measurement standards through the use of a measurement conversion factor (MCF) for Bruker e-scan instruments has been developed. The intent is that this factor will be incorporated into an Internet-based transfer dosimetry system, while still maintaining a reasonable and acceptable uncertainty for such a service. The method developed will define a relationship between measurements made on e-scan instruments at customer radiation facilities and the reference e-scan measurements made at NIST, and incorporate any uncertainty for this method into an overall uncertainty calculation for providing an electronic absorbed-dose certification service.
Citation
Journal of Research (NIST JRES) -
Volume
51

Keywords

alanine, certification, dosimetry, electron paramagnetic resonance, internet

Citation

Cooper, S. and Desrosiers, M. (2007), A Method for Establishing e-Traceability to NIST High-Dose Measurement Standards, Journal of Research (NIST JRES), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD (Accessed April 12, 2024)
Created December 31, 2007, Updated February 17, 2017