Nuclear Reaction Imaging Schematic

Nuclear Reaction Imaging Schematic

Schematic shows how a fan-like beam of gamma particles created by an ion accelerator would pass through a shielded radioactive material inside a cargo container, and be measured on the other side with Cherenkov quartz detectors. (Courtesy Anna Erickson)

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Engineering, Military Technology, Research
Keywords
ion beam, nuclear reaction imaging, radiation, radioactive materials
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  • Created By: John Toon
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Apr 19, 2016 - 10:00am
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:54pm