Heavy Ions

Some articles on heavy ions, heavy ion, ion:

Scintillator - Response To Various Radiations - Heavy Ions
... usually not ideal for the detection of heavy ions for three reasons the very high ionizing power of heavy ions induces quenching effects which ... Typical applications are α-survey instruments, dosimetry instruments, and heavy ion dE/dx detectors ...
Collision Cascade - Heat Spikes (thermal Spikes) - Swift Heavy Ion Thermal Spikes
... Swift heavy ions, i.e ... MeV and GeV heavy ions which produce damage by a very strong electronic stopping, can also be considered to produce thermal spikes in the sense that they lead to strong ... mechanism is, it is well established that swift heavy ions in insulators typically produce ion tracks forming long cylindrical damage zones of reduced density ...

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