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Title: High spatial resolution X-ray and gamma ray imaging system using diffraction crystals

Abstract

A method and a device for high spatial resolution imaging of a plurality of sources of x-ray and gamma-ray radiation are provided. The device comprises a plurality of arrays, with each array comprising a plurality of elements comprising a first collimator, a diffracting crystal, a second collimator, and a detector.

Inventors:
 [1]
  1. Hinsdale, IL
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1018042
Patent Number(s):
7,943,906
Application Number:
12/272,483
Assignee:
Uchicago Argonne, LLC (Chicago, IL) ANL
DOE Contract Number:  
AC02-06CH11357
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
46 INSTRUMENTATION RELATED TO NUCLEAR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Citation Formats

Smither, Robert K. High spatial resolution X-ray and gamma ray imaging system using diffraction crystals. United States: N. p., 2011. Web.
Smither, Robert K. High spatial resolution X-ray and gamma ray imaging system using diffraction crystals. United States.
Smither, Robert K. Tue . "High spatial resolution X-ray and gamma ray imaging system using diffraction crystals". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1018042.
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