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SLOWPOKE Laboratory

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Research Specification

Development of the method of neutron activation analysis, for greater sensitivity, accuracy and ease of use. Application of neutron activation analysis for the chemical analysis of new materials, plastics, rocks, biological tissues and archaeological artefacts. Research collaborations in environmental sciences, medicine and archaeology.Production of radioactive tracers for research in chemistry (dynamics of fluidized bed reactors) and medicine (digestive system).

Research Personnel

  • Professors/Researchers: 1
  • Graduate Students: 1
  • Research Assistants and Technicians: 2

Specialized Equipments

SLOWPOKE nuclear reactor; five gamma-ray spectrometers.


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