Equilibrium Corrections in Geiger Analysis

CIM Bulletin, 1950


TEN years ago, when nuclear fission became practical, the element uranium, until then a not very desirable by product of the radium industry, became overnight the strategic material par excellence. One of the several important problems that had to be solved at that time was the rapid and precise determination of uranium in ores and concentrates.
Keywords: beta radiation, gamma radiation, Radium, secular equilibrium, uranium, Concentrate, Materials, Ore, Ores, Radiation, Radium, Standards, Tubes, uranium