Gaseous Radiation Detectors: Fundamentals and Applications by Fabio Sauli

By Fabio Sauli

well-known in high-energy and particle physics, gaseous radiation detectors are present process non-stop improvement. the 1st a part of this e-book presents a fantastic historical past for knowing the elemental tactics resulting in the detection and monitoring of charged debris, photons, and neutrons. carrying on with then with the advance of the multi-wire proportional chamber, the ebook describes the layout and operation of successive generations of gas-based radiation detectors, in addition to their use in experimental physics and different fields. Examples are supplied of purposes for complicated occasions monitoring, particle identity, and impartial radiation imaging. boundaries of the units are mentioned intimately. together with an intensive choice of info and references, this booklet is perfect for researchers and experimentalists in nuclear and particle physics.

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