J. Nucl. Phy. Mat. Sci. Rad. A.

Jung's Theorem Applied in Nuclear Track Methodology

G. Chacin, L. Sajo-Bohus, J.J. Rojas Hancco and G. Espinosa


Nuclear track density, cr-39 detectors, beam diagnostics, charged particle sources

PUBLISHED DATE August 6, 2018
PUBLISHER The Author(s) 2018. This article is published with open access at www.chitkara.edu.in/publications.

Nuclear track density provides accelerator beam imaging and diagnostic employing CR-39 passive detectors. Counting charged particles related tracks by automated reading systems depend on the accuracy of microscope field view other that chemical etching procedure and frequency of overlapped tracks. The study, to propose a method to determined track density for analyser optical field view not calibrated. The approach Jungs’ theorem, provides the area value based on the maximum distance for two selected etched tracks. Results show that the new method has its importance when microscope field view calibration is not available with precision for accelerator beam diagnostics.

Page(s) 51-55
URL http://dspace.chitkara.edu.in/jspui/bitstream/123456789/738/1/08_JNP.pdf
ISSN Print : 2321-8649, Online : 2321-9289
DOI 10.15415/jnp.2018.61008
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