We present the design and characterization of a detection unit for simultaneous and combined XRF and XRD analysis of powder mineralogical samples. Arrays of 32 silicon microstrips are coupled to two 16-channel CUBE preamplifiers targeting an energy resolution below 200 eV at 6 keV with moderate cooling. The compact detection module will be mounted on a goniometer inside a suitcase-sized analyzer to be operated in mining sites.

32-Channel Detection Unit for Combined XRF-XRD in Mining Transportable Applications

Demenev, E.;Pepponi, G.;Ronchin, S.;Ficorella, F.;Borghi, G.;Zorzi, N.;
2020

Abstract

We present the design and characterization of a detection unit for simultaneous and combined XRF and XRD analysis of powder mineralogical samples. Arrays of 32 silicon microstrips are coupled to two 16-channel CUBE preamplifiers targeting an energy resolution below 200 eV at 6 keV with moderate cooling. The compact detection module will be mounted on a goniometer inside a suitcase-sized analyzer to be operated in mining sites.
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Utilizza questo identificativo per citare o creare un link a questo documento: https://hdl.handle.net/11582/321656
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