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An indicator A code indicating whether the data are a measurement of an item (Foreground), an environmental background (Background), a calibration source (Calibration), the intrinsic activity of the radiation measurement instrument (IntrinsicActivity), or not specified (NotSpecified).

Element information

Type: cbrncl:MeasurementClassCodeType

Properties: Global, Qualified, Nillable


  • Type based on xsd:token
    • Valid valueDescription
      BackgroundMeasurement of environmental background. The data shall be recorded without subtraction of intrinsic activity.
      CalibrationMeasurement to be used for any type of calibration (e.g., energy, stabilization, efficiency).
      ForegroundMeasurement of an unknown radiation field. The data shall be recorded without subtraction of environmental background or intrinsic activity.
      IntrinsicActivityMeasurement of the radiation intrinsic to the radiation instrument, without contribution from the environment or other sources.
      NotSpecifiedThe object being measured by the instrument cannot be specified by the user or radiation instrument.
  • Attributes

    structures:id [0..1]xsd:IDfrom group structures:SimpleObjectAttributeGroup
    structures:ref [0..1]xsd:IDREFfrom group structures:SimpleObjectAttributeGroup
    structures:uri [0..1]xsd:anyURIfrom group structures:SimpleObjectAttributeGroup
    structures:metadata [0..1]xsd:IDREFSfrom group structures:SimpleObjectAttributeGroup
    structures:relationshipMetadata [0..1]xsd:IDREFSfrom group structures:SimpleObjectAttributeGroup
    Any attribute[0..*]Namespace: urn:us:gov:ic:ism urn:us:gov:ic:ntk, Process Contents: laxfrom group structures:SimpleObjectAttributeGroup

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