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Calorimetry offers several advantages over other measurement techniques for tritium accounting. For this reason calorimetry can be employed for the measurement of large quantities of tritium. The calibration procedure performed on an ANTECH built calorimeter, and measurement correction techniques due to instrument bias and environmental induced drift are discussed.

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Authors: THORNTON, JCR Ispra (IT)
Bibliographic Reference: Paper presented: 19th Annual Symposium on Safeguards and Nuclear Material Management, Montpellier (FR), May 13-15, 1997
Availability: Available from (1) as Paper EN 40526 ORA
Record Number: 199710851 / Last updated on: 1997-07-08
Original language: en
Available languages: en