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Appendix A – Underground Nuclear Test Diagnostics
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... Prompt diagnostics as the name implies measure the immediate behavior of the nuclear weapons at the time of the explosion. They monitor the gamma ray, neutron, and X-ray flux produced by the nuclear reactions within the primary and secondary of the tested weapon.
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... lt informs inferences of efficiency (mass fission/total mass) and boost performance.

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