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Measurement of Carbon 14

Roberts, John D. and Bennett, Winifred and Holroyd, E. W. and Fugitt, C. H. (1948) Measurement of Carbon 14. Analytical Chemistry, 20 (10). pp. 904-905. ISSN 0003-2700. doi:10.1021/ac60022a009.

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A procedure for the measurement of radioactivity from C^(14) is described. The samples are converted to barium carbonate and the activity is measured with a modified Lauritsen electroscope.

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Additional Information:© 1948 American Chemical Society. Received April 2, 1948. The authors are indebted to J. W. Irvine and W. W. Miller for many helpful suggestions, and to J. W. Reese for the determination of the activity of the standard barium carbonate sample in the gas counter. Assisted by the joint program of the Office of Naval Research and the Atomic Energy Commission.
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Official Citation:Measurement of Carbon 14 J. D. Roberts, Winifred. Bennett, E. W. Holroyd, and C. H. Fugitt Analytical Chemistry 1948 20 (10), 904-905 DOI: 10.1021/ac60022a009
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