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Re: None Spectrum 6MV Linac (Anatoly Baulin)
Date: Mar 18, 13:46
From: Delvan Neville <Delvan Neville>

Looks like you've got a bremsstrahlung spectrum with a peak at the 511 keV electron/positron annihilation energy from pair production processes. It might look abnormal if you are comparing it to google results, since those are usually for imaging x-ray machines operating in the hundreds of kVp-max range (pair production threshold energy is 1.022 MeV).


On Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:16:35 GMT, Anatoly Baulin wrote:

> Hi colleagues.
> 6.4 MV electrons incident on a tungsten target,
> then generated photons registered by the sensitive detector.
> In result, in my opinion, the energy spectrum of photons is obtained
> very strange
> Can anyone give any comments?
>    Attachment:

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