Uranium Activity Analysis of Soil Sample Using HPGe Gamma Spectrometer

고순도 반도체(HPGe) 감마분광시스템을 이용한 토양 중 우라늄 방사능 분석

  • Received : 2010.05.28
  • Accepted : 2010.06.29
  • Published : 2010.09.30


Using N-type HPGe gamma spectrometer, uranium analysis technique of soil sample is developed where the chemical preprocessing is not a necessity. The results of uranium activities using the method presented in this paper were compared with those results with conventional alpha spectrometer and two results were similar from within uncertainty range. Therefore, this new method will be applied in uranium activity analysis of soil sample.


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