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Homework Help: Gamma spectroscopy (Scintillator)

  1. Dec 5, 2008 #1
    I know that theorically the numbers of counts between compton edge and the photopeak must be zero. In practice it doens't occur. Why?
    Thanks in advance!
     
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  3. Dec 5, 2008 #2

    malawi_glenn

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    Energy resolution of the detector
     
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