Preliminary comparison of monolithic and aperture optics for XRMF Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Preliminary comparison of monolithic and aperture optics for XRMF

Creator

  • Author: Havrilla, G.J.
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: Worley, C.G.
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Sponsor: United States. Department of Energy.
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)

Publisher

  • Name: Los Alamos National Laboratory
    Place of Publication: New Mexico
    Additional Info: Los Alamos National Lab., NM (United States)

Date

  • Creation: 1997-08-01

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Comparisons between standard aperture optics and a custom designed monolithic capillary x-ray optic for the Kevex Omicron are presented. The results demonstrate the feasibility of retrofitting an Omicron with a monolithic capillary. Increased flux is observed especially at lower energies which results in an increase in sensitivity and potentially an increase in spatial resolution. Alignment is a critical factor in achieving optimal performance of the monolithic capillary. Further improvements in flux output, spot size and overall sensitivity are expected with better alignment.
  • Physical Description: 8 p.

Subject

  • Keyword: Radiation Flux
  • Keyword: X-Ray Spectroscopy
  • Keyword: Retrofitting
  • Keyword: Sensitivity
  • Keyword: Optical Systems
  • Keyword: X-Ray Tubes
  • Keyword: Microanalysis
  • STI Subject Categories: 40 Chemistry
  • Keyword: Comparative Evaluations

Source

  • Conference: 46. Denver X-ray conference, Steamboat Springs, CO (United States), 4-8 Aug 1997

Collection

  • Name: Office of Scientific & Technical Information Technical Reports
    Code: OSTI

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Article

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Other: DE98002657
  • Report No.: LA-UR--97-4294
  • Report No.: CONF-9708132--
  • Grant Number: W-7405-ENG-36
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 292862
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc685505

Note

  • Display Note: INIS; OSTI as DE98002657