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2015 | 60 | 3 | 591-596
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Charged projectile spectrometry using solid-state nuclear track detector of the PM-355 type

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To use effectively any radiation detector in high-temperature plasma experiments, it must have a lot of benefits and fulfill a number of requirements. The most important are: a high energy resolution, linearity over a wide range of recorded particle energy, high detection efficiency for these particles, a long lifetime and resistance to harsh conditions existing in plasma experiments and so on. Solid-state nuclear track detectors have been used in our laboratory in plasma experiments for many years, but recently we have made an attempt to use these detectors in spectroscopic measurements performed on some plasma facilities. This paper presents a method that we used to elaborate etched track diameters to evaluate the incident projectile energy magnitude. The method is based on the data obtained from a semiautomatic track scanning system that selects tracks according to two parameters, track diameter and its mean gray level.
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Czasopismo
Rocznik
Tom
60
Numer
3
Strony
591-596
Opis fizyczny
Daty
wydano
2015-09-01
otrzymano
2014-10-21
zaakceptowano
2015-05-20
online
2015-09-25
Twórcy
  • National Centre for Nuclear Research (NCBJ), 7 Andrzeja Soltana Str., 05-400 Otwock/Swierk, Poland, Tel.: +48 22 718 0417, Fax: +48 22 779 3481, aneta.malinowska@ncbj.gov.pl
  • National Centre for Nuclear Research (NCBJ), 7 Andrzeja Soltana Str., 05-400 Otwock/Swierk, Poland, Tel.: +48 22 718 0417, Fax: +48 22 779 3481
  • National Centre for Nuclear Research (NCBJ), 7 Andrzeja Soltana Str., 05-400 Otwock/Swierk, Poland, Tel.: +48 22 718 0417, Fax: +48 22 779 3481
  • National Centre for Nuclear Research (NCBJ), 7 Andrzeja Soltana Str., 05-400 Otwock/Swierk, Poland, Tel.: +48 22 718 0417, Fax: +48 22 779 3481
  • Institute of Plasma Physics and Laser Microfusion, 23 Hery Str., 01-497 Warsaw, Poland and National Centre for Nuclear Research (NCBJ), 7 Andrzeja Soltana Str., 05-400 Otwock/Swierk, Poland
  • National Centre for Nuclear Research (NCBJ), 7 Andrzeja Soltana Str., 05-400 Otwock/Swierk, Poland, Tel.: +48 22 718 0417, Fax: +48 22 779 3481
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