AN Jigang

Academic Posts

Professor, Institute of Nuclear and New Energy Technology, Tsinghua University
Academician, Chinese Academy of Engineering
Permanent Member, the Council of Isotope Society of China

Research Interests

  • Ionizing Radiation Detection
  • Nuclear Non-Destructive Testing Technology
  • Nuclear Control Systems

Professional Experiences

1988-Present Professor, Head of Nuclear Technology Division, INET, Tsinghua University
1987-1988 Associate Professor, Head of Nuclear Technology Division, INET, Tsinghua University
1985-1987 Visiting Scholar at the Enrico Fermi Institute of the University of Chicago
1958-1985 Teach Assistant, Lecturer and Associate Professor at the Engineering Physics Department and the INET, Tsinghua University

Education

1959, Tsinghua University, Beijing

Awards & Honors

1996, the First-Class Prize of Science and Technology, Awarded by Chinese National Education Committee
1995, Award for Patented Chinese Inventions-Creations of World Intellectual Property Organization and The Patent Office of The People's Republic of China
1989, the Second-Class Prize of Science and Technology, Awarded by Beijing
1985, the Second-Class Prize of Science and Technology, Awarded by Chinese National Education Committee

Selected Publications

Authored 3 monographs and published about 70 papers and also possesses more than 12 Chinese or International patents authorized.
1. An Jigang, Ionizing Radiation Detector, Atomic Energy Publishing House (Chinese), 1995
2. An Jigang et al., Gas-Pressurized Ionization Chamber, Atomic Energy Publishing House (Chinese), 1997
3. An Jigang et al., "Research and Construction of g Compensated Boron Ion-Chamber for Nuclear Reactor", The Scientific Achievement Bulletin of China, No.27 (1965)
4. An Jigang et al., "Research and Construction of High Temperature Pulse Type (GML-20) Fission Chamber", Journal of Tsinghua University, No.3, (1973) p.49 (Chinese)
5. An Jigang et al., "Research and Construction of X-ray Ion-Chambers", Metallurgy Automation, No.5, (1979) p.6 (Chinese)
6. An Jigang, "Research and Application of Thickness Gauge Ion-Chamber",Nuclear Instrument and Method (Chinese), No.1, (1981) p.65
7. An Jigang et al.,"Gas-Pressurized g Dose Ion-Chamber", ¡¶Nuclear Detector and Nuclear Electronics (1979 Conference Proceeding )¡·, (1982) p.156, Atomic Energy Publishing House (Chinese)
8. An Jigang et al., "Gas-Pressurized Ion-Chamber Dosimeter", Nuclear Instrument and Method (Chinese), No.4, (1982) p.13
9. An Jigang et al.,"The Sapphire-to-Metal Sealed Insulator and its Application in Gas-pressurized Ion-Chamber", Atomic Energy Science and Technology (Chinese), No.5, (1982) p.600
10. An Jigang et al., "Research on Low Activation Construction Material of Reactor Boron Ion-Chamber", Atomic Energy Science and Technology (Chinese), No.3 (1984)
11. An Jigang et al., "Research on Reactor Vacuum Fission Chamber", Nuclear Technology (Chinese), No.5 (1985) p.9
12. An Jigang et al., "Influence of Gas Mixture and Primary Ionization on the Performance of Limited Streamer Mode Tubes", Nucl. Instr. and Meth. (English), A267 (1988) p.386
13. An Jigang et al., "A Study of the Self-Quenched Streamer Mode Using a Nitrogen Laser", Nucl. Instr. and Meth. (English), A267 (1988) p.396
14. An Jigang et al., "Research and Construction of Reactor Boron Ion-Chamber", Proceeding of Fifth Nuclear Electronics and Nuclear Radiation Detection Conference in China (part I), August, 1990
15. An Jigang et al., "Array Detector for X-g radiography", Nuclear Electronics and Detection Technology (Chinese), Vol.12(1) (1992) p.143
16. An Jigang et al., "Device of Gas Ionization Array Detectors for High Energy X or g-rays Radiography", Chinese Patent ZL 93102728.4, March 18, 1993
17. An Jigang et al., "A Device of Gas Discharge Array Detectors for Middle and High Energy X or g-rays Radiography", Chinese Patent ZL 94203872.X,February 25, 1994
18. An Jigang et al., "Research and Construction of X or g Radiography Array Detector for Large Object", Journal of Tsinghua University (Chinese), Vol.34,No.3 (1994) p.56
19. An Jigang, "Research and Construction of the Container Radiography Inspection System", Isotopes (Chinese), Vol.8 No.1 (1995) p.441
20. An Jigang et al., "Research and Construction of X-ray Radiography Array Ion-Chamber Apparatus for Large Objects", Proceeding of the First International Conference on Isotopes, (1995) p.441 (English)
21. An Jigang et al., "Research and Application of High Energy X or g-Radiography Array Detector", Nuclear Technology (Chinese), Vol.20, No.9 (1997) p.531
22. An Jigang et al., "The Cobalt-60 Container Scanner", Proceeding of the Second International Conference on Isotopes, (1997) p.75 (English)
23. An Jigang et al., "Research and Construction of Cobalt-60 Container Scanner", Nuclear Electronics and Detection Technology (Chinese), Vol.18, No.2, (1998) p.81

Contact

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