A recursive deterministic algorithm for treatment of true coincidence summing effects in gamma-ray spectrometry

Tim Vidmar, Günter Kanisch, Michel Bruggeman

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    Different algorithms exist that can be applied to the calculation of the effects of true coincidence summing in gamma-ray spectrometry. Some of these, however, are not capable of reproducing the count rates in all the pure sum peaks that a spectrum may contain. A recursive, easy-to-implement deterministic algorithm has been developed that overcomes this shortcoming.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)726-732
    JournalApplied Radiation and Isotopes
    Issue number4
    StatePublished - Feb 2012

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