TN15 thermal neutron detector

Robust, cost-effective, self-contained, room temperature neutron detection without Helium3

Thermal neutron detector without Helium3

Room temperature thermal neutron detector

The TN15 high sensitivity thermal neutron detector utilizes a state-of-the-art silicon photomultiplier (SiPM) and offers world-leading specification in a compact form. The TN15 surpasses the performance of a 100mm long 13mmHe tube at 4 atmospheres and does not need cooling but operates at room temperature.

This highly compact device is completely self-contained, with a built-in preamplifier, shaping amplifier, pulse discrimination, and HV supply. The digitized neutron data is sent to a PC via the mini-USB which also powers the unit, so no external power supply is required; making the TN15 portable and creates a host of new ways to use and deploy neutron detectors.

Gamma spectroscopy software included

The TN15 uses KSpect, Kromek’s entry-level Windows-based gamma spectroscopy software which will display neutron counts. KSpect can be upgraded to Kromek’s top-of-the-range MultiSpect Analysis gamma spectroscopy software, an application that allows connection of multiple detectors to a PC, and has the ability to display multiple spectra; both live and saved, from previous measurements.

 

TN15 high sensitivity thermal neutron detector for room temperature operation

Neutron detector features

  • High efficiency
  • Excellent gamma rejection
  • Compact
  • Simple to use
  • USB Powered
  • Low power consumption

Neutron detector specifications

  • Equivalent to 100mm x 13mm Ø 3He at 4 atmospheres
  • Photo-sensor SiPM array
  • Thermal Neutron Sensitivity >50%
  • Maximum throughput – 10,000 cps
  • Dimensions 131mm x 33mm x 24mm
  • Weight 110 gram
  • Temperature range -10 to 40oC
  • Gamma rejection is better than 10-7 at dose rates up to 10mR/hr with Cs137.

A neutron detector that fits in the palm of your hand, offers great sensitivity, operate at room temperature, is easy to maintain and easy to use - the answer to your Helium3 neutron detector issues?

Full technical specification downloads for TN15 neutron detector

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