27 February 1997 Windowless gas targets for neutron production
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Proceedings Volume 2867, International Conference Neutrons in Research and Industry; (1997); doi: 10.1117/12.267964
Event: Fifth International Conference on Applications of Nuclear Techniques: Neutrons in Research and Industry, 1996, Crete, Greece
Abstract
A windowless deuterium gas target has been constructed for either monoenergetic or white neutron production with a 900 KeV deuteron accelerator. The target is capable of operation at 100 mbar target pressure, and can admit a beam of 5 mm transverse extent. This target is further being modified by the inclusion of an intermittent valve arrangement to reduce the flow rates in the higher pressure stages. This valve should allow operation at up to 1000 mbar with low duty factor beams.
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Erik. B. Iverson, Richard C. Lanza, L. M. Lidsky, "Windowless gas targets for neutron production", Proc. SPIE 2867, International Conference Neutrons in Research and Industry, (27 February 1997); doi: 10.1117/12.267964; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.267964
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