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Volume 106, 2016ISRD 15 – International Symposium on Reactor Dosimetry
|Number of page(s)||9|
|Published online||03 February 2016|
Coded-Aperture Compton Camera for Gamma-Ray Imaging
Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering Department, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
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Published online: 3 February 2016
A novel gamma-ray imaging system is demonstrated, by means of Monte Carlo simulation. Previous designs have used either a coded aperture or Compton scattering system to image a gamma-ray source. By taking advantage of characteristics of each of these systems a new design can be implemented that does not require a pixelated stopping detector. Use of the system is illustrated for a simulated radiation survey in a decontamination and decommissioning operation.
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