We have recently completed the second part of resurrecting an old coaxial HPGe detector disarmed for over 20 years in the lab’s stockroom. The first part was to find out all info about the detector, a difficult task considering we had no tech sheets or accompanying documents. Thankfully, the kind people of Areva/Canberra tracked down… Read More γ-tomography of a HPGe coaxial detector
Our resurrected Germanium detector just got a new name! GEROS stands for Germanium for Environmental RadiOactivity Studies. Here is a first efficiency curve brought to you by the new plot.ly plugin for wordpress.