Determination of concentrations of fissionable elements in the Black Sea sediment samples before and after Chernobyl using neutron radiography method

Guzel T., Tretyakova S., Akyuz T., Oganessian Y., Bolcal C., Saritepe P. , ...More

RADIATION MEASUREMENTS, vol.28, no.1-6, pp.405-408, 1997 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 1-6
  • Publication Date: 1997
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s1350-4487(97)00109-1
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.405-408
  • Keywords: Black Sea, neutron radiography, fissionable elements, dielectric track detectors


The fissionable elements content, particularly uranium, of the Black Sea sediment samples obtained in 1978 and 1989 as surfacial sediments were determined by neutron radiography using solid state nuclear track detectors (SSNTDs).