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Title: Parabolic single-crystal diamond lenses for coherent x-ray imaging

We demonstrate parabolic single-crystal diamond compound refractive lenses designed for coherent x-ray imaging resilient to extreme thermal and radiation loading expected from next generation light sources. To ensure the preservation of coherence and resilience, the lenses are manufactured from the highest-quality single-crystalline synthetic diamond material grown by a high-pressure high-temperature technique. Picosecond laser milling is applied to machine lenses to parabolic shapes with a ≃1 μm precision and surface roughness. The compound refractive lens comprised of six lenses with a radius of curvature R=200 μm at the vertex of the parabola and a geometrical aperture A=900 μm focuses 10 keV x-ray photons from an undulator source at the Advanced Photon Source facility to a focal spot size of ≃20×90 μm 2 with a gain factor of ≃50-100.
Authors:
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  1. Technological Inst. for Superhard and Novel Carbon Materials, Troitsk (Russia)
  2. Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal Univ., Nevskogo (Russia)
  3. Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States)
Publication Date:
Grant/Contract Number:
AC02-06CH11357
Type:
Published Article
Journal Name:
Applied Physics Letters
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 107; Journal Issue: 11; Journal ID: ISSN 0003-6951
Publisher:
American Institute of Physics (AIP)
Research Org:
Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES) (SC-22)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
43 PARTICLE ACCELERATORS; diamond; lenses; photons; single crystals; x-ray imaging
OSTI Identifier:
1221683
Alternate Identifier(s):
OSTI ID: 1221644; OSTI ID: 1420523

Terentyev, Sergey, Blank, Vladimir, Polyakov, Sergey, Zholudev, Sergey, Snigirev, Anatoly, Polikarpov, Maxim, Kolodziej, Tomasz, Qian, Jun, Zhou, Hua, and Shvyd'ko, Yuri. Parabolic single-crystal diamond lenses for coherent x-ray imaging. United States: N. p., Web. doi:10.1063/1.4931357.
Terentyev, Sergey, Blank, Vladimir, Polyakov, Sergey, Zholudev, Sergey, Snigirev, Anatoly, Polikarpov, Maxim, Kolodziej, Tomasz, Qian, Jun, Zhou, Hua, & Shvyd'ko, Yuri. Parabolic single-crystal diamond lenses for coherent x-ray imaging. United States. doi:10.1063/1.4931357.
Terentyev, Sergey, Blank, Vladimir, Polyakov, Sergey, Zholudev, Sergey, Snigirev, Anatoly, Polikarpov, Maxim, Kolodziej, Tomasz, Qian, Jun, Zhou, Hua, and Shvyd'ko, Yuri. 2015. "Parabolic single-crystal diamond lenses for coherent x-ray imaging". United States. doi:10.1063/1.4931357.
@article{osti_1221683,
title = {Parabolic single-crystal diamond lenses for coherent x-ray imaging},
author = {Terentyev, Sergey and Blank, Vladimir and Polyakov, Sergey and Zholudev, Sergey and Snigirev, Anatoly and Polikarpov, Maxim and Kolodziej, Tomasz and Qian, Jun and Zhou, Hua and Shvyd'ko, Yuri},
abstractNote = {We demonstrate parabolic single-crystal diamond compound refractive lenses designed for coherent x-ray imaging resilient to extreme thermal and radiation loading expected from next generation light sources. To ensure the preservation of coherence and resilience, the lenses are manufactured from the highest-quality single-crystalline synthetic diamond material grown by a high-pressure high-temperature technique. Picosecond laser milling is applied to machine lenses to parabolic shapes with a ≃1 μm precision and surface roughness. The compound refractive lens comprised of six lenses with a radius of curvature R=200 μm at the vertex of the parabola and a geometrical aperture A=900 μm focuses 10 keV x-ray photons from an undulator source at the Advanced Photon Source facility to a focal spot size of ≃20×90 μm2 with a gain factor of ≃50-100.},
doi = {10.1063/1.4931357},
journal = {Applied Physics Letters},
number = 11,
volume = 107,
place = {United States},
year = {2015},
month = {9}
}

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