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Large-area scanning x-ray source to maximize contrast sensitivity by minimizing scatter detection
Author(s): Thomas Milton Albert
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Paper Abstract

Reverse Geometry X-rayR (RGXR) systems, by reversing the conventional configuration of x-ray source, object, and x-ray detector, obtain (a) high contrast sensitivity due to minimal scatter detection, with (b) large-area imaging capability. Additional advantages include real-time first generation digital image quality, computerized control of scanning area and high resolution object magnification, increased freedom of source-detector alignment, and real-time stereoscopy.

Paper Details

Date Published: 16 December 1993
PDF: 10 pages
Proc. SPIE 2009, X-Ray Detector Physics and Applications II, (16 December 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.164743
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Thomas Milton Albert, Digiray Corp. (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2009:
X-Ray Detector Physics and Applications II
Victor J. Orphan, Editor(s)

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