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The Effect of Cosmic Ray Muon Momentum Measurement for Monitoring Shielded Special Nuclear Materials

@inproceedings{Bae2021TheEO,
  title={The Effect of Cosmic Ray Muon Momentum Measurement for Monitoring Shielded Special Nuclear Materials},
  author={Jun Woo Bae and Stylianos Chatzidakis},
  year={2021}
}
Recently, cosmic ray muons have been considered as a potential high energy radiation probe for monitoring and interrogation of dense, well-shielded special nuclear materials (SNM). Due to their highpenetrative nature, cosmic ray muons can easily penetrate shielded nuclear materials with minimal absorption and with leaving the target objects intact. However, despite the potential benefits from using cosmic ray muons for SNM monitoring, their widespread application has been limited for various… 

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