Design and improvement of a simple and easy-to-use gamma-ray densitometer for application in wood industry

@article{Beigzadeh2019DesignAI,
  title={Design and improvement of a simple and easy-to-use gamma-ray densitometer for application in wood industry},
  author={Amir Mohammad Beigzadeh and Mohammad Reza Rashidian Vaziri and Zahra Soltani and Hossein Afarideh},
  journal={Measurement},
  year={2019}
}
Abstract One of the most important indicators of wood quality is its density. Structural and physical properties of wood products, for instance their strength, are strongly related to the density of wood. Nuclear densitometry is one of the most accurate methods for measuring density that is based on attenuation detection of gamma ray flux with a certain activity. There are three main methods for density measurement by gamma rays: transmission, backscatter and reactive methods. In this paper… 
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