light ion

light ion

[′līt ′ī‚än]
(meteorology)
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Color images illustrate optimal radiation dose distributions, dose delivery with photon and light ion beams, treatment outcomes, scanned beam systems, and optimization of the scanning pattern.
Therefore, the excitation of the ASW by light ion beam can be much more efficient than one by the beam with the ions of the same kind.
In the paper, we investigate the possibility of excitation of ion XASW with negative azimuthal mode number in strongly magnetized plasma by annular beam of light ions.
the light ion method has "a very reasonable chance of becoming the first in the country to achieve fusion ignition,' says William Brinkman, Sandia's vice president for research.
Sandia is the main laboratory in the United States concentrating on the light ion approach.
Light ions take a short time to reach the detector and heavier ions take longer.
The United States is considering five driver options: heavy ions, KrF (krypton-fluoride) lasers, diode-pumped solid-state lasers, z-pinch, and light ions.
Building contracts are devices for finishing the samples for scanning electron microscopy beam of light ions, equipment for coating samples of conductive layers and a set of equipment for the preparation of samples for transmission electron microscopy by mechanical means.
The following key processes will be used: Molecular beam epitaxy of strained Si/SiGe/Si structures followed by irradiation with light ions (hydrogen, carbon) and rapid thermal treatment.