ISO 16795:2004 covers the determination of Gd2O3 in sintered fuel pellets, by X-ray fluorescence spectrometry using the Gd L-alpha line. The fuel pellets are polished before X-ray examination. This method has been tested for mass fractions of from 2 % to 10 % Gd2O3.
Status : PublishedPublication date : 2004-07
Edition : 1Number of pages : 7
Technical Committee:Nuclear installations, processes and technologies
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