Temperature dependence of pulse-height distribution in liquid scintillator

Y. Homma, Y. Murase, M. Ishii

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Abstract

The differential pulse-height distributions for241Am,131mXe,14C and3H are investigated as a function of temperature. The spectra are shifted toward higher pulseheights with decreasing temperature. During the measurement, the temperature of photomultipliers of liquid scintillation system are kept at 8.8 °C. The counting efficiency of14C and3H increases with decreasing temperature. The mechanism involved in this effect is discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)263-270
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry Letters
Volume93
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1985 Mar 1

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Nuclear Energy and Engineering
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Pollution
  • Spectroscopy
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Health, Toxicology and Mutagenesis

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