Development of thin film neutron focusing lenses

Takashi Ino, Takenao Shinohara, Tomohiro Adachi, Katsuya Hirota, Masahiro Hino, Takayuki Oku, Kaoru Taketani, Kenji Mishima, Tamaki Yoshioka, Yasushi Arimoto, Suguru Muto, Jun Ichi Suzuki, Hirohiko M. Shimizu

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We have developed thin film Fresnel lenses made of a hydrogen-free amorphous polymer for neutron focusing purposes. A neutron beam test showed the strong focusing of a cold neutron beam, and an increase of the neutron intensity was observed to be more than 50 times.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)S94-S96
JournalNuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment
Issue number1 SUPPL.
Publication statusPublished - Apr 1 2011
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics
  • Instrumentation


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