Radiation overload warning system for Geiger-Müller detectors

Loren Pfeiffer, T. Kovacs, A. P. Mills

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We call attention to the characteristic that common Geiger-Müller detectors can give false safe readings when actually under dangerous radiation overload. We describe inexpensive circuitry which reliably warns the operator of this condition.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)599-601
Number of pages3
JournalNuclear Instruments and Methods
Issue number3
StatePublished - May 1 1980
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Medicine


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