IEEE Organizations related to Gamma rays

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Conferences related to Gamma rays

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2016 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium, Medical Imaging Conference and Room-Temperature Semiconductor Detector Workshop (NSS/MIC/RTSD)

The NSS/MIC offers an outstanding opportunity for scientists and engineers interested in the fields of nuclear science, radiation detection, accelerators, high energy physics and astrophysics, and related software to present their latest developments and ideas. The scientific program provides a comprehensive review of the latest developments in technology and covers a wide range of applications from radiation and accelerator instrumentation, new detector materials, to complex detector systems for physical sciences, and advanced imaging systems for biological and medical research.


2015 IEEE International Conference on Plasma Sciences (ICOPS)

Basic Processes in Fully and Partially Ionized Plasmas; Microwave Generation and Plasma Interactions; Charged Particle Beams and Sources; High Energy Density Plasmas and Applications; Industrial, Commercial, and Medical Plasma Applications; Plasma Diagnostics; Pulsed Power and other Plasma Applications.

  • 2012 IEEE 39th International Conference on Plasma Sciences (ICOPS)

    Fully and partially ionized plasmas, microwave-plasma interaction, charged particle beams and sources; high energy density plasmas and applications, industrial and medical applications of plasmas; plasma diagnostics; pulsed power and other plasma applictions

  • 2011 IEEE 38th International Conference on Plasma Sciences (ICOPS)

    The ICOPS is the state of the art plasma science conference that covers all aspects of the general plasma science and its applications in various research fields.

  • 2010 IEEE 37th International Conference on Plasma Sciences (ICOPS)

  • 2009 IEEE 36th International Conference on Plasma Sciences (ICOPS)

    The conference features an exciting technical program with reports from around the globe about new and innovative developments in the field of pulsed power, plasma science and engineering. Leading researchers gather to explore pulsed power plasmas, basic plasma physics, high-energy-density-plasmas, inertial confinement fusion, magnetic fusion, plasma diagnostics, microwave generation, lighting, micro and nano applications of plasmas, medical applications and plasma processing.


2013 IEEE 25th Symposium on Fusion Engineering (SOFE)

SOFE covers all engineering aspects of existing and future fusion experiments, development facilities, and power plants for magnetic and inertial fusion energy.

  • 2011 IEEE 24th Symposium on Fusion Engineering (SOFE)

    SOFE has been held biennially since 1965 and is coordinated by the Fusion Technology Committee of the IEEE/NPSS. It provides a central gathering place for the international community of scientists and engineers who are engaged in developing fusion energy.

  • 2009 IEEE 23rd Symposium on Fusion Engineering - SOFE

    The Symposium covers engineering and scientific advances in both magnetic and inertial confinement fusion, with attendees from major fusion energy research centers worldwide. Plenary sessions typically report on the status of the program and results from the major experimental facilities while the technical sessions cover a wide range of technologies associated with fusion research including reactor design, plasma facing components, plasma material interactions, plasma diagnostics, safety and environment, p



Periodicals related to Gamma rays

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Nuclear Science, IEEE Transactions on

All aspects of the theory and applications of nuclear science and engineering, including instrumentation for the detection and measurement of ionizing radiation; particle accelerators and their controls; nuclear medicine and its application; effects of radiation on materials, components, and systems; reactor instrumentation and controls; and measurement of radiation in space.



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GEANT4 simulations and experimental measurements of absolute source activity using modified sum-peak method

M. Dhibar; I. Mazumdar; G. Anil Kumar 2015 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference (NSS/MIC), 2015

In the present work, we have made Monte Carlo simulations of the response of 1" × 1" LaCb(Ce) and 1" × 1" LaBn(Ce) scintillation detectors using the radioactive sources emitting two gamma rays in cascade, namely, 60Co, 94Nb, 46Sc and 24Na for different values of source-detector separation. These simulations were done using GEANT4 toolkit that include radioactive decay module and ...


Design Optimization of Liquid Scintillation Cosmic Ray Veto Detector with BBQ Shifter

H. W. Kruse; S. S. Egdorf; D. F. Simmons IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, 1982

Certain design characteristics of a liquid scintillator detector for charged cosmic particles, have been studied. These include evaluation of scintillator emission spectra, absorption in various thicknesses of BBQ shifter bars and effective transmission in long lengths of BBQ acrylic. For our BBQ sample, 12.5 mm thick with semicircular shape, the shifted light was transmitted with 2.0 m absorption length.


DIII-D radiation shielding procedures and experiences

P. L. Taylor [Proceedings] The 14th IEEE/NPSS Symposium Fusion Engineering, 1991

The DIII-D tokamak operates with a neutron radiation shield to allow enhanced plasma operations with increased neutron production while minimizing the site boundary dose level. Neutron rates as high as 4×1015 neutron/s and total neutron production as high as 4×1015 neutrons per shot are obtained while maintaining the site dose below the DOE (Department of Energy) administrative level of 20 ...


Electromagnetic pulse generated by nuclear explosions

C. Longmire 1975 Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, 1975

First Page of the Article ![](/xploreAssets/images/absImages/01147418.png)


Metal-loaded plastic scintillators for nuclear non-proliferation

U. Shirwadkar; E. V. D. Van Loef; G. Markosyan; Mickel McClish; J. Glodo; K. S. Shah 2015 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference (NSS/MIC), 2015

Nuclear non-proliferation applications and monitoring of special nuclear materials (SNMs) prefer low-cost detector solutions that provide efficient gamma-ray and neutron detection in combination with neutron/gamma pulse shape discrimination (PSD). Among the inorganic and organic detector choices, recently developed plastic scintillators can be fabricated in large sizes at low cost and show good neutron detection efficiency in combination with excellent neutron/gamma ...


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GEANT4 simulations and experimental measurements of absolute source activity using modified sum-peak method

M. Dhibar; I. Mazumdar; G. Anil Kumar 2015 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference (NSS/MIC), 2015

In the present work, we have made Monte Carlo simulations of the response of 1" × 1" LaCb(Ce) and 1" × 1" LaBn(Ce) scintillation detectors using the radioactive sources emitting two gamma rays in cascade, namely, 60Co, 94Nb, 46Sc and 24Na for different values of source-detector separation. These simulations were done using GEANT4 toolkit that include radioactive decay module and ...


Design Optimization of Liquid Scintillation Cosmic Ray Veto Detector with BBQ Shifter

H. W. Kruse; S. S. Egdorf; D. F. Simmons IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, 1982

Certain design characteristics of a liquid scintillator detector for charged cosmic particles, have been studied. These include evaluation of scintillator emission spectra, absorption in various thicknesses of BBQ shifter bars and effective transmission in long lengths of BBQ acrylic. For our BBQ sample, 12.5 mm thick with semicircular shape, the shifted light was transmitted with 2.0 m absorption length.


DIII-D radiation shielding procedures and experiences

P. L. Taylor [Proceedings] The 14th IEEE/NPSS Symposium Fusion Engineering, 1991

The DIII-D tokamak operates with a neutron radiation shield to allow enhanced plasma operations with increased neutron production while minimizing the site boundary dose level. Neutron rates as high as 4×1015 neutron/s and total neutron production as high as 4×1015 neutrons per shot are obtained while maintaining the site dose below the DOE (Department of Energy) administrative level of 20 ...


Electromagnetic pulse generated by nuclear explosions

C. Longmire 1975 Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, 1975

First Page of the Article ![](/xploreAssets/images/absImages/01147418.png)


Metal-loaded plastic scintillators for nuclear non-proliferation

U. Shirwadkar; E. V. D. Van Loef; G. Markosyan; Mickel McClish; J. Glodo; K. S. Shah 2015 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference (NSS/MIC), 2015

Nuclear non-proliferation applications and monitoring of special nuclear materials (SNMs) prefer low-cost detector solutions that provide efficient gamma-ray and neutron detection in combination with neutron/gamma pulse shape discrimination (PSD). Among the inorganic and organic detector choices, recently developed plastic scintillators can be fabricated in large sizes at low cost and show good neutron detection efficiency in combination with excellent neutron/gamma ...


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IEEE-USA E-Books

  • Detection and Estimation of Radiological Sources

    This chapter considers several inferential problems regarding radiological sources, including estimation of point and distributed sources using a collection of static observers and source search and estimation using mobile observers. It presents the detection and localization of radiological materials that emit gamma rays, the highly penetrating electromagnetic radiations that can travel large distances through air. The chapter devotes to batch estimation of point radiological sources using measurements from a fixed network of sensors. The Bayesian approach to inference assumes that the unknown parameter of interest is a random variable. In this framework, inferential procedures are based on the posterior distribution, that is, the distribution of the parameter conditional on the observations. Bayesian estimation was favored because of the possibility of developing accurate and computationally efficient approximations of optimal Bayesian estimators for large dimensional parameters. The Renyi divergence is only one of a number of candidates for measuring the difference between two distributions.

  • Fundamentals of Electrical Discharges

    Natural phenomena, such as gamma rays produced by radioactive decay processes in the soil and cosmic radiation originating from solar flares and other galactic objects, can ionize the air molecules. This chapter first discusses ionization and deionization processes in gases. This is followed by a discussion on ionization and attachment coefficients. Two typical breakdown mechanisms occur in gases, each of them operating under specifically favorable conditions: Townsend's mechanism and the streamer mechanism. Corona discharges in air can burn on the overstressed zones of hot electrodes. This kind of discharge occupies a short layer, attached to the energized conductor. When a conductor is in corona, then the electric field on the surface is somehow influenced by the surrounding ion space charge. Kaptzov's hypothesis (KH) relates to the assumption that the space charge emitted into the interelectrode gap is in amounts that hold the surface field at the onset level.



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