EPJ Web Conf.
Volume 222, 2019The XXIV International Workshop “High Energy Physics and Quantum Field Theory” (QFTHEP 2019)
|Number of page(s)||6|
|Section||Experiment / Detectors / Data analysis|
|Published online||19 November 2019|
C-beta energy converter efficiency modeling
2 Physical-Technical Institute of SPA “Physics-Sun”, Tashkent, Uzbekistan
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Published online: 19 November 2019
To construct beta converters with maximum efficiency it is necessary to carry out the theoretical calculation in order to determine their optimal parameters - the geometry of the structure, the thickness of the deposition of the radioisotope layer, the depth and the width of the p-n junction, and others. To date, many different theoretical models and calculations methods had been proposed. There are fairly simple theoretical models based on the Bethe-Bloch formula and the calculation of the rate of generation of electron-hole pairs, and on calculations by equivalent circuits. Also, the Monte-Carlo method is used for theoretical modeling of beta converters. This paper explores beta converter optimization using the Monte-Carlo method. The purpose of the study is to conduct Monte-Carlo simulation of the beta converter to determine its optimal parameters.
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