8 October 1992 X-ray performance of an imaging gas-scintillation proportional counter
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Abstract
The performance of an imaging gas scintillation proportional counter is described over the energy-range from 100 eV to 10 keV. The low energy response of the detector is achieved using a driftless configuration and a thin polyimide foil as X-ray entrance window. Measurements address the linearity of its response, its energy- and spatial-resolution by exposure to a collimated X-ray beam of diameter 50 micrometers .
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Christian Erd, Marcos Bavdaz, "X-ray performance of an imaging gas-scintillation proportional counter", Proc. SPIE 1743, EUV, X-Ray, and Gamma-Ray Instrumentation for Astronomy III, (8 October 1992); doi: 10.1117/12.130674; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.130674
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