16 September 2005 A novel pulse height analysis technique for nuclear spectroscopic and imaging systems
Author Affiliations +
The proposed pulse height analysis technique is based on the constant and linear relationship between pulse width and pulse height generated from front-end electronics of nuclear spectroscopic and imaging systems. The present technique has successfully implemented into the sump water radiation monitoring system in a nuclear power plant. The radiation monitoring system uses a NaI(Tl) scintillator to detect radioactive nuclides of Radon daughters brought down by rain. The technique is also used for a nuclear medical imaging system. The system uses a position sensitive photomultiplier tube coupled with a scintillator. The proposed techniques has greatly simplified the electronic design and made the system a feasible one for potable applications.
© (2005) COPYRIGHT Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). Downloading of the abstract is permitted for personal use only.
H. H. Tseng, C. Y. Wang, H. P. Chou, "A novel pulse height analysis technique for nuclear spectroscopic and imaging systems", Proc. SPIE 5922, Hard X-Ray and Gamma-Ray Detector Physics VII, 592212 (16 September 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.622529; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.622529


The PAU camera at the WHT
Proceedings of SPIE (August 04 2016)
Vertically integrated electronic x-ray imager
Proceedings of SPIE (December 16 1993)
Design of the IMACS 8Kx8K dewar and detector system
Proceedings of SPIE (March 07 2003)
Diffractive MEMS components, systems, and applications
Proceedings of SPIE (April 28 2009)

Back to Top