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Thermal Equilibration of Samples for Neutron Scattering

Published

Author(s)

Tobias K Herman, Julia Scherschligt, Sarah Cunegunda Parks

Abstract

Temperature relaxation and equilibration of samples for neutron scattering was investigated in a selection of samples and sample cells within the range of 5-300K. A sample model was developed that relates thermal relaxation time constants to material properties of the sample and sample cell. This model should facilitate extension of this study to prediction of thermal behavior in other systems.
Citation
Journal of Applied Crystallography
Volume
46

Keywords

neutron scattering, sample environment, sample holders, sample cans, sample cells, thermal behavior, powder samples

Citation

Herman, T. , Scherschligt, J. and Parks, S. (2013), Thermal Equilibration of Samples for Neutron Scattering, Journal of Applied Crystallography, [online], https://tsapps.nist.gov/publication/get_pdf.cfm?pub_id=910203 (Accessed February 26, 2024)
Created January 16, 2013, Updated October 12, 2021