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Title: Neutron xyz - polarization analysis at a time-of-flight instrument

When implementing a dedicated polarization analysis setup at a neutron time-of-flight instrument with a large area detector, one faces enormous challenges. Nevertheless, significant progress has been made towards this goal over the last few years. This paper addresses systematic limitations of the traditional method that is used to make these measurements, and a possible strategy to overcome these limitations. This will be important, for diffraction as well as inelastic experiments, where the scattering occurs mostly out-of-plane.
Authors:
 [1] ;  [2] ;  [3]
  1. ORNL
  2. ISIS Facility, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory
  3. ESS
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1261421
DOE Contract Number:
AC05-00OR22725
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: QENS WINS 2014, Autrans, France, 20140511, 20140511
Research Org:
Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN (United States). Spallation Neutron Source
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English