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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These detectors also incorporate a Cesium Iodide (CsI) scintillator, helping to reduce X-ray exposure to the patient.
The DR 600 is designed to incorporate several modern technologies including ZeroForce, EasyStitch, MUSICA and Cesium Iodide into one seamless product that can provide high quality DR images with significant dose reduction potential, while maximizing productivity, versatility and ease of use.
In addition, the unit features a Cesium Iodide (CsI) scintillator, which delivers high-quality images while reducing the X-ray exposure to the patient.
Ideal for NICU and pediatric applications, the CXDI-60C has a Cesium Iodide (CsI) scintillator, with crystals that allow optimal light channeling properties for effective X-ray absorption and high signal-to-noise performance, providing less x-ray dosage to the patient
Flat-panel Detectors (amorphous silicon or selenium): Flat-panel detectors are thin-film transistors using a scintillator coated with cesium iodide (CsI) that use either aSi or aSe to capture X-ray diffraction.
PRO Retrofit SystemThe PRO Retrofit System offers gadolinium detectors for general radiography imaging or cesium iodide detectors for dose-sensitive applications.
The digital detector is a non-tiled amorphous silicon detector with a Cesium Iodide scintillator.
At RSNA 2015, Agfa HealthCare will also be showing other new features including new detectors, available in Cesium Iodide (CsI) or Gadolinium Oxy-Sulphide (GOS) technology.
This new DR system consists of a Canon Amorphous Silicon (a-Si) Flat Panel Detector and Cesium Iodide (CsI) scintillator, allowing for extremely effective X-ray absorption and high signal-to-noise performance.
The high quality Cesium Iodide detector technology combined with MUSICA processing also means potential dose reduction of up to 60% for patients.
The system's cesium iodide detector matrix (3121 x 3121) with 143-micron pixels, combined with Kodak's advanced image processing software, produces sharp, detailed images.
This new portable DR system consists of a Canon Amorphous Silicon (a-Si) Flat Panel Detector and a Cesium Iodide (CsI) scintillator, allowing for extremely effective X-ray absorption and high signal-to-noise performance.