Specifications/Requirements: The contractor shall meet the following salient specifications for Cerium Bromide Gamma-Ray Detector: Minimum Technical Requirements: The equipment shall have the following characteristics: Detector configuration: 2” x 2” temperature stabilized Cerium Bromide scintillation probe Universal Digital MCA tube base with high voltage power supply, 0 to 1300V dc. Capable of being powered via USB from computer controller.
B-2 Statement of Work This purpose of this requirement is to obtain a Portable Gamma-Ray Spectrometer System. The Portable Gamma-Ray Spectrometer System shall effectively detect and quantify gamma ray emissions from FDA-regulated products. The requested system will be capable of deployment to remote locations for improved sample processing and analysis times.
WE PROPOSE A ROOM TEMPERATURE SEMICONDUCTOR DETECTOR (RTSD) USING A SINGLE MATERIAL THAT CAN DETECT BOTH GAMMA RADIATION AND NEUTRON PARTICLES. THE NOVEL MATERIALS WE PROPOSE ARE MERCUROUS HALIDES, HG2X2 (X=CL, BR) - MERCUROUS CHLORIDE (HG2CL2) AND MERCUROUS BROMIDE (HG2BR2).