Using the 90-105 keV gamma-rays for isotopic composition determination of plutonium in dilute solutions.

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Using the 90-105 keV gamma-rays for determining Pu isotopic composition is studied for dilute Pu solutions (0.0001-0.05 μg/mm) as well as Pu-U mixed solutions. It is shown that for concentrations higher than 0.001 μg/mm Pu, results match well with those of mass spectrometric results. However, in mixed solutions, beyond 0.005 mg/mm U concentration, the errors on isotopic compositions of Pu increased as U content increased.


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Name: Applied radiation and isotopes : including data, instrumentation and methods for use in agriculture, industry and medicine
ISSN: 1872-9800
Pages: 148-153


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