Microtron: Development and Applications, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover


Development and Applications, 1st Edition

By Yuri M. Tsipenyuk

CRC Press

368 pages

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Hardback: 9780415272384
pub: 2001-10-04
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The Microtron: Development and Applications is a comprehensive monograph that sums up more than 30 years of research and development in microtron technology and applications and provides a systematic presentation of results from investigations carried out in Russia and abroad. The first part describes the basic principles of various types of microtron and presents recent research into development of the machine itself. Part 2 explains how microtrons can be used as sources of neutrons and electrons, and describes the development and use of secondary beams. Part 3 is devoted to microtron applications, including materials analysis, nondestructive testing, medical diagnosis, and cancer therapy.

Table of Contents

The Microtron Circular Microtron Race-Track Microtrons Free Electron Laser. Secondary Beams Interaction of Relativistic Electrons with Matter Electron Accelerators as a Source of Radiation Neutron Sources on the Basis of Electron Accelerators. Applications Nuclear Reactions Induced by Gamma-Quanta Photoactivation Analysis Microtrons in Medicine Therapeutic Microtrons Industrial Applications.

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Physics
SCIENCE / Solid State Physics