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Neutron activation analysis and counting lab

Samples may be quickly transferred between the reactor and the counting laboratory through a pneumatic transfer system. The counting lab contains 4 high-purity germanium (HPGe) detectors and advanced gamma spectroscopy software for trace isotope identification allowing down to parts per million (ppm) and parts per billion (ppb) analysis.

Remote spectroscopy allows real time collection and analysis of gamma spectra over the internet. This allows collaboration and educational opportunities all over the world.

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Close up of detector with sample on it

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Detector with shielding around it

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Detector set up

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Putting sample in the detector

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Detector with shielding around it