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NIST Calibration Services Users Guide: Ionizing Radiation Measurements



T L. Arnold, J L. Marshall


This publication lists all the calibration and special test services available from the NIST to characterize ionizing radiation measurement instruments and devices that are metrologically suitable as reference or transfer standards. The first chapters provide background information for customers, and the remaining chapter describes specific measurement services in the broad category of ionizing radiation measurements. This guide provides technical contacts for specific inquires and administrative guidance for requesting services. This SP 250 Appendix (a separate publication) provices fee information.
Special Publication (NIST SP) - 250-F
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beta-particle, calibration, dosimetry, gamma-ray, neutron sources, radioactivity


Arnold, T. and Marshall, J. (2008), NIST Calibration Services Users Guide: Ionizing Radiation Measurements, Special Publication (NIST SP), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD (Accessed June 23, 2024)


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Created October 16, 2008