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Hardware and Software Applications in Nuclear Spectrometry

Nuclear Methods

  1. Wolfram Westmeier,
  2. Klaus Siemon

Published Online: 15 DEC 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470027318.a9129

Encyclopedia of Analytical Chemistry

Encyclopedia of Analytical Chemistry

How to Cite

Westmeier, W. and Siemon, K. 2010. Hardware and Software Applications in Nuclear Spectrometry. Encyclopedia of Analytical Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. Dr Westmeier GmbH, Ebsdorfergrund, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 DEC 2010

Abstract

An overview of the status and function of current spectrometry hardware, detectors having energy-dispersive (spectrometric) properties as well as the latest developments in quantitative spectrometry software is presented.

Keywords:

  • nuclear spectrometry;
  • MCA hardware;
  • detectors;
  • software;
  • software strategies;
  • fuzzy logic;
  • thick α-samples