Characterization Of Bremsstrahlung Radiation For 10 ,30 And 60 Mev Electron Beam From Thick Tungsten
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AUTHOR(S)
Alhagaish I. K , Sakharov V. K
KEYWORDS
electronic accelerators, bremsstrahlung, shielding, Tungsten, optimum thickness, Bremsstrahlung Efficiency, Monte Carlo..
ABSTRACT
Monte Carlo calculations have been made of electronphoton cascades in thick tungsten targets bombarded by electrons with energies 10, 30 and 60 MeV. The information’s about the bremsstrahlung efficiency, the angular distribution of the emitted bremsstrahlung intensity, and the spectrum of bremsstrahlung radiation in different directions has been obtained. By thick targets we mean targets whose thickness is at least an appreciable fraction of the mean range of the incident electrons.The most complete work in which the characteristics of braking radiation were studied is the work of Berger and Seltzer [1]. This paper describes calculations of bremsstrahlung production in thick tungsten target irradiated by monoenergetic electrons with kinetic energy from 10, 30 and 60 MeV.
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