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Number: 376/153
Name: Induced nuclear reactions: processes, systems, and elements > Detection of radiation by an induced nuclear reaction
Description: Subject matter wherein the induced nuclear reaction takes place in response to the incidence of electromagnetic or particulate energy upon the material and a product of the nuclear reaction within a structure, which structure is used to indicate incidence of such radiation.

Sub-classes under this class:

Class Number Class Name Patents
376/154 By fission 47
376/155 With boron 11

Patents under this class:
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8582712 Methods of detection and identification of carbon- and nitrogen-containing materials Nov. 12, 2013
8565364 Water based dispersions of boron or boron compounds for use in coating boron lined neutron detectors Oct. 22, 2013
8442179 Method and apparatus for tagging and identifying a target May. 14, 2013
8399849 Fast neutron detector Mar. 19, 2013
8345812 Distinguishing between classes of fissionable material Jan. 1, 2013
8325871 Radiation threat detection Dec. 4, 2012
8223913 Method and apparatus for detecting high-energy radiation using a pulse mode ion chamber Jul. 17, 2012
8194814 Detecting fission from special nuclear material sources Jun. 5, 2012
8194813 Absolute nuclear material assay using count distribution (LAMBDA) space Jun. 5, 2012
8129690 High sensitivity B-10 neutron detectors using high surface area inserts Mar. 6, 2012
7564041 Method of using self-positioning radiation counters Jul. 21, 2009
7386086 Printed circuit card Jun. 10, 2008
7368726 Method and apparatus for detecting high-energy radiation using a pulse mode ion chamber May. 6, 2008
7142625 Nuclear material detection apparatus and method Nov. 28, 2006
6954512 Neutron spectrometer with aluminum proton absorber Oct. 11, 2005
6928130 Dodecahedron neutron spectrometer with tantalum proton absorber for aircraft Aug. 9, 2005
6876711 Neutron detector utilizing sol-gel absorber and activation disk Apr. 5, 2005
6771730 Boron-carbide solid state neutron detector and method of using the same Aug. 3, 2004
6765978 Neutron spectrometer with titanium proton absorber Jul. 20, 2004
6717999 Dodecahedron neutron spectrometer with titanium proton absorber for aircraft Apr. 6, 2004
6714616 Neutron spectrometer Mar. 30, 2004
6678343 Neutron spectrometer with titanium proton absorber Jan. 13, 2004
6654434 Neutron spectrometer with tantalum proton absorber Nov. 25, 2003
6654435 Neutron spectrometer with aluminum proton absorber and titanium neutron detector chamber Nov. 25, 2003
6625243 Dodecahedron neutron spectrometer with aluminum proton absorber for aircraft Sep. 23, 2003
6621884 Method of monitoring neutron sensitivity of neutron detector Sep. 16, 2003
6614867 Dodecahedron neutron spectrometer with titanium proton absorber for spacecraft Sep. 2, 2003
6594332 Dodecahedron neutron spectrometer with aluminum proton absorber for spacecraft Jul. 15, 2003
6542565 Semiconductor radiation source power monitor Apr. 1, 2003
6529573 Proton recoil scintillator neutron rem meter Mar. 4, 2003
6452992 Method and device for measuring the relative proportions of plutonium and uranium in a body Sep. 17, 2002
6349124 Dodecahedron neutron spectrometer Feb. 19, 2002
6333958 Advanced electronics for faster time-correlation analysis of pulse sequences Dec. 25, 2001
6134289 Thermal neutron detection system Oct. 17, 2000
6035010 Monitor for measuring both the gamma spectrum and neutrons emitted by an object, such as spent nuclear fuel Mar. 7, 2000
5973328 Neutron detector using sol-gel absorber Oct. 26, 1999
5940460 Solid state neutron detector array Aug. 17, 1999
5812620 Proportional counter Sep. 22, 1998
5745538 Self-powered fixed incore detector Apr. 28, 1998
5734689 Thermal neutron detector Mar. 31, 1998
5680423 Method and apparatus for detecting neutrons Oct. 21, 1997
5638414 Method for detecting failure of nuclear reactor fuel Jun. 10, 1997
5333159 Radiation gauge Jul. 26, 1994
5313504 Neutron and photon monitor for subsurface surveying May. 17, 1994
5264702 On-line tritium production monitor Nov. 23, 1993
5239563 Plasma momentum meter for momentum flux measurements Aug. 24, 1993
5216249 Diamond neutron detector Jun. 1, 1993
5192490 Extended range neutron detection device for monitoring and control of nuclear reactors Mar. 9, 1993
5098641 Method and apparatus for measuring subchannel voids in a light water reactor test fuel assembly Mar. 24, 1992
5098639 Fission chamber with a wide measuring range and apparatus for measuring the neutron flux density using said fission chamber Mar. 24, 1992

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