Chapter 9. X-Ray Beam Line Design

  1. Prof. Richard Talman

Published Online: 16 FEB 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527610303.ch9

Accelerator X-Ray Sources

Accelerator X-Ray Sources

How to Cite

Talman, R. (2007) X-Ray Beam Line Design, in Accelerator X-Ray Sources, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527610303.ch9

Author Information

  1. Cornell University, Laboratory of Elementary Physics, Ithaca, NY, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 FEB 2007
  2. Published Print: 22 MAY 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527405909

Online ISBN: 9783527610303

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Keywords:

  • x-ray beam line design;
  • beam line generalities;
  • accelerator parameters;
  • Bragg scattering and Darwin width;
  • aperture-defined beam line design;
  • X-ray mirrors;
  • x-ray lenses;
  • beam cameras;
  • aperture-free X-ray beam line design

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Preview

  • Beam Line Generalities

  • Accelerator Parameters

  • Bragg Scattering and Darwin Width

  • Aperture-defined Beam Line Design

    • Undulator Radiation, n = 1, Negligible Electron Divergence

    • Effect of Electron Beam Emittances on Flux and Brilliance

    • Brilliance with K > 1 and n > 1

  • X-ray Mirrors

    • Specular Reflection of X-rays

    • Elliptical Mirrors

    • Hyperbolic Mirrors

  • X-ray Lenses

    • Monochromatic X-ray Lens

    • Focusing a Monochromatic Undulator Radiation Ring

    • Undulator-specific X-ray Lens

    • Lens Quality

  • Beam cameras

    • The Pin-hole Camera

    • Imaging the Beam with Visible Light

    • Practicality of Lens-based, X-ray Beam Camera?

  • Aperture-free X-ray Beam Line Design

    • Aperture-free Rationale

    • Aperture-free Microbeam Line Based on Lenses

    • Effective Lens Stop Caused by Absorption

    • Choice of Undulator Parameter K

    • Estimated Flux

    • Estimated Brilliance and Qualifying Comments