Evaporated Silver Bromide as an Ion and Particle Detector


A GELATINE emulsion of silver bromide grains is the universal detector for most radiations and is described by a vast literature1. It is, however, possible to produce radiation-sensitive thin films (0.2–0.6 microns) of pure silver bromide by vacuum evaporation2–7. The applications of such thin films to particle beam detection are discussed here.

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MASTERS, J. Evaporated Silver Bromide as an Ion and Particle Detector. Nature 223, 611–613 (1969). https://doi.org/10.1038/223611a0

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