ionization counter

ionization counter

[‚ī·ə·nə′zā·shən ‚kau̇nt·ər]
(nucleonics)
An ionization chamber in which there is no internal amplification by gas multiplication; used for counting ionizing particles. Also known as ion counter.
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There are three types of gas-filled detectors, namely Geiger Mueller counters, proportional counters, and ionization counters.