Register to reply

X-ray imaging

by Lisa!
Tags: imaging, xray
Share this thread:
Lisa!
#1
Apr16-09, 05:24 AM
PF Gold
Lisa!'s Avatar
P: 973
What's the use of X-ray with angestrom wavelengh in imaging? Do you know of any good source to study more about that?
Phys.Org News Partner Science news on Phys.org
'Smart material' chin strap harvests energy from chewing
King Richard III died painfully on battlefield
Capturing ancient Maya sites from both a rat's and a 'bat's eye view'
Astronuc
#2
Apr16-09, 06:55 AM
Admin
Astronuc's Avatar
P: 21,911
According to this site, the X-ray spectrum peaks at 60 keV with a secondary peak at about 68 keV. I believe most X-ray machines use a tungsten target.

http://3dviz.ucsd.edu/~radiology_res.../CH052009.html
http://3dviz.ucsd.edu/~radiology_residents/Notes.html

http://courses.washington.edu/radxph...icsCourse.html
vanesch
#3
Apr17-09, 01:36 AM
Emeritus
Sci Advisor
PF Gold
P: 6,236
Quote Quote by Lisa! View Post
What's the use of X-ray with angestrom wavelengh in imaging? Do you know of any good source to study more about that?
Crystal diffraction !

Lisa!
#4
Apr17-09, 03:20 AM
PF Gold
Lisa!'s Avatar
P: 973
X-ray imaging

Thank you Astro& vanesch!


Register to reply

Related Discussions
Aura imaging General Discussion 11
X-ray imaging General Physics 2
RF imaging Electrical Engineering 3
FDS Imaging Software Computing & Technology 0