IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Radiological protection study of a radioisotope production scenario of a laser-based proton accelerator

2016 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium, Medical Imaging Conference and Room-Temperature Semiconductor Detector Workshop (NSS/MIC/RTSD)

Author(s): P. Bellido ; M. Seimetz ; R. Lera ; A. Ruiz de la Cruz ; F. Sanchez ; L. Roso ; J. M. Benlloch
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 October 2016
Conference Location: Strasbourg, France
Conference Date: 29 October 2016
Page(s): 1 - 5
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-5090-1642-6
DOI: 10.1109/NSSMIC.2016.8069715
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One of the most attractive applications of laser-based particle accelerators is the on-site generation of radioisotopes. Laser-accelerated protons can be used as projectiles to induce nuclear... View More

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