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dc.creatorKrneta-Nikolić, Jelena D.
dc.creatorRajačić, Milica
dc.creatorTodorović, Dragana
dc.creatorVidmar, Tim
dc.date.accessioned2018-03-01T17:17:31Z
dc.date.available2018-03-01T17:17:31Z
dc.date.issued2016
dc.identifier.issn0265-931X (print)
dc.identifier.issn1879-1700 (electronic)
dc.identifier.urihttp://vinar.vin.bg.ac.rs/handle/123456789/1345
dc.description.abstractThe gamma spectrometry of environmental samples poses a series of specific problems for the practitioner. The determination of full energy peak efficiencies is, in the case of environmental samples, one of the greatest challenges. In this paper, the calibration of two HPGe detectors for environmental samples in Marinelli beakers was performed using the newly developed MEFFTRAN software. The results obtained with MEFFTRAN were compared to the experimental efficiencies measured using the calibration sample produced at the Laboratory for Radiation and Environment Protection, Institute for Nuclear Sciences Vinca, Belgrade, in order to confirm the validity of the calculation. It is shown that calculated and experimental efficiencies are in good agreement with the discrepancies from -3.9% to +1.5%. The results were also validated by measuring secondary reference materials provided by the IAEA within several interlaboratory proficiency tests. The activity concentration of the radionuclides in the secondary reference materials was determined using the efficiency obtained by MEFFTRAN and compared with the target value given by the IAEA. All the results in materials provided by the IAEA were acceptable except one, proving, that MEFFTRAN produces satisfactory results. (C) 2016 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.en
dc.relationinfo:eu-repo/grantAgreement/MESTD/Integrated and Interdisciplinary Research (IIR or III)/43009/RS//
dc.rightsrestrictedAccessen
dc.sourceJournal of Environmental Radioactivityen
dc.subjectHPGe detectoren
dc.subjectCalibrationen
dc.subjectMEFFTRANen
dc.subjectEnvironmental samplesen
dc.titleThe first experimental test of the MEFFTRAN software on HPGe detector calibration for environmental samplesen
dc.typearticleen
dcterms.abstractВидмар, Тим; Крнета-Николић Јелена; Рајачић Милица; Тодоровић Драгана;
dc.citation.volume165
dc.citation.spage191
dc.citation.epage196
dc.identifier.wos000390500100023
dc.identifier.doi10.1016/j.jenvrad.2016.10.002
dc.citation.rankM22
dc.identifier.pmid27736653
dc.identifier.scopus2-s2.0-84991238879


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