cesium iodide


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cesium iodide

[′sē·zē·əm ′ī·ə‚dīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
CsI A colorless, deliquescent, crystalline powder with a melting point of 621°C; soluble in water and alcohol; crystals used for infrared spectroscopy.
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(5) The CMOS flat-panel sensor consists of a layer of a scintillator material, such as structured cesium iodide, that is directly deposited on a large-area formatted photodiode array.