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ISOTOPE SPECIFIC ARBITRARY MATERIAL FLOW METER

United States Patent Application

*** PATENT GRANTED ***
20160161315
9,476,747
A1
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A laser-based mono-energetic gamma-ray source is used to provide non-destructive and non-intrusive, quantitative determination of the absolute amount of a specific isotope contained within pipe as part of a moving fluid or quasi-fluid material stream.
Barty, Christopher P. J. (Hayward, CA), Post, John C. (Livermore, CA), Jones, Edwin (Camel Valley, CA)
Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC (Livermore CA)
14/ 961,807
December 7, 2015
STATEMENT REGARDING FEDERALLY SPONSORED RESEARCH OR DEVELOPMENT [0002] The United States Government has rights in this invention pursuant to Contract No. DE-AC52-07NA27344 between the U.S. Department of Energy and Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC, for the operation of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.