Original title: Role of activation analysis in the preparation of reference materials
Authors: Kučera, Jan
Document type: Papers
Conference/Event: Referenční materiály a mezilaboratorní porovnávání zkoušek VII., Lednice (CZ), 20181105
Year: 2018
Language: eng
Abstract: The fundamentals of neutron activation analysis (NAA) and prompt gamma activation analysis (PGAA) and practices of both methods are briefly review, together with enlightening their specific role in the preparation of reference materials. The importance of homogeneity testing for the certification and use of reference materials (RMs) using NAA is appraised. Examples of the use of NAA and PGAA for the certification of element contents in environmental, biological, and material science RMs produced by world-leading institutions, such as U.S. NIST, IRMM, IAEA and by national institutions, as well, at the Nuclear Physics Institute within last almost 30 years are presented.
Keywords: analytical methods; INAA; RNAA
Project no.: GBP108/12/G108 (CEP)
Funding provider: GA ČR
Host item entry: Sborník přednášek 7. ročníku Referenční materiály a mezilaboratorní porovnávání zkoušek, ISBN 978-80-86380-98-8

Institution: Nuclear Physics Institute AS ČR (web)
Document availability information: Fulltext is available at the institute of the Academy of Sciences.
Original record: http://hdl.handle.net/11104/0293270

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