Message: Re: Cerenkov formula Not Logged In (login)
 Next-in-Thread Next-in-Thread
 Next-in-Forum Next-in-Forum

None Re: Cerenkov formula 

Forum: Processes Involving Optical Photons
Re: Question Cerenkov formula (Yusuf)
Re: Feedback Re: Cerenkov formula (Gumplinger Peter)
Date: 10 Jul, 2012
From: Yusuf <Yusuf>

Hi,

RegardsOn Tue, 10 Jul 2012 20:29:26 GMT, Gumplinger Peter wrote:

> > I simulated 6MeV electron beam enter a water phantom then i plot the
> > energy loss of the electron beam with z axis, and i plot the energy loss
> > in Cerenkov process in each step with z axis.
> 
> Can you explain how you obtained 'energy loss in Cerenkov process'?

I calculated the total kinetic energy of the emitted photons in each step.

> The number of Cerenkov photons is correlated with the electron's
> velocity.

indeed, the energy radiated as Cherenkov radiation per unit distance along the electron path(i.e number of Cherenkov photons) is correlated with the electron's velocity.

Regards

Inline Depth:
 1 1
 All All
Outline Depth:
 1 1
 2 2
 All All
Add message: (add)

1 Feedback: Re: Cerenkov formula   (Gumplinger Peter - 10 Jul, 2012)
 Add Message Add Message
to: "Re: Cerenkov formula"

 Subscribe Subscribe

This site runs SLAC HyperNews version 1.11-slac-98, derived from the original HyperNews