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Title: Thermal kinetic inductance detector

Abstract

A microcalorimeter for radiation detection that uses superconducting kinetic inductance resonators as the thermometers. The detector is frequency-multiplexed which enables detector systems with a large number of pixels.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1336924
Patent Number(s):
9523777
Application Number:
14/250,083
Assignee:
UChicago Argonne, LLC (Chicago, IL)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
G - PHYSICS G01 - MEASURING G01T - MEASUREMENT OF NUCLEAR OR X-RADIATION
DOE Contract Number:  
AC02-06CH11357
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2014 Apr 10
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
46 INSTRUMENTATION RELATED TO NUCLEAR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Citation Formats

Cecil, Thomas, Gades, Lisa, Miceli, Antonio, and Quaranta, Orlando. Thermal kinetic inductance detector. United States: N. p., 2016. Web.
Cecil, Thomas, Gades, Lisa, Miceli, Antonio, & Quaranta, Orlando. Thermal kinetic inductance detector. United States.
Cecil, Thomas, Gades, Lisa, Miceli, Antonio, and Quaranta, Orlando. Tue . "Thermal kinetic inductance detector". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1336924.
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year = {2016},
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