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PIRA Code(s)
9C40.67
Set up time
none
Physics and Science Concepts
Optics
Operation
Scintillators can be used as a part of an experiment or by themselves to detect energetic particles from a radioactive source or from the background.
Safety
Must have appropriate radiation health training prior to requiring sources. See the University of Delaware’s OSHA website.

This is a collection of various scintillators, which give off photons when struck by energetic particles.