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Title: Radiation imaging apparatus

Abstract

A radiation imaging system using a charge multiplier and a position sensitive anode in the form of periodically arranged sets of interconnected anode regions for detecting the position of the centroid of a charge cloud arriving thereat from the charge multiplier. Various forms of improved position sensitive anodes having single plane electrode connections are disclosed. Various analog and digital signal processing systems are disclosed, including systems which use the fast response of microchannel plates, anodes and preamps to perform scintillation pulse height analysis digitally. 15 figs.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
7243850
Patent Number(s):
4395636 A
Application Number:
PPN: US 6-219983
Assignee:
Univ. of California, Berkeley, CA (United States) PTO; EDB-94-125453
DOE Contract Number:  
W-7405-ENG-48
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 24 Dec 1980
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
47 OTHER INSTRUMENTATION; POSITION SENSITIVE DETECTORS; DESIGN; DATA ANALYSIS; DIGITAL SYSTEMS; MICROCHANNEL ELECTRON MULTIPLIERS; ELECTRON MULTIPLIERS; ELECTRON TUBES; MEASURING INSTRUMENTS; RADIATION DETECTORS; 440000* - Instrumentation

Citation Formats

Anger, H.O., Martin, D.C., and Lampton, M.L. Radiation imaging apparatus. United States: N. p., 1983. Web.
Anger, H.O., Martin, D.C., & Lampton, M.L. Radiation imaging apparatus. United States.
Anger, H.O., Martin, D.C., and Lampton, M.L. Tue . "Radiation imaging apparatus". United States.
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