Next Generation Neutron Detector for 3He Replacement

Period of Performance: 01/01/2010 - 12/31/2010

$143K

Phase 1 SBIR

Recipient Firm

Innovative American Technology Inc.
4800 Lyons Technology Parkway, Suite 3
Coconut Creek, FL 33073
Principal Investigator

Abstract

IAT has developed the 6LiFZnS(Ag) neutron detector for replacemen of 3He detectors providing neutron efficiency and gamma rejection comparable to 3He tube detectors. To increase neutron efficiency and reduce gamma events in our current detector, we