The heavy ion mass resolution power of polymer detectors Lexan and cellulose nitrate is systematically studied both for accelerator and for cosmic ions. It is concluded that a satisfactory isotopic discrimination, better than 1 u, is hardly attainable with these detectors. © 1984.
|Journal||Nuclear Instruments and Methods In Physics Research|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jun 1984|
Vidal-Quadras, A., Ortega, M., Fernández, F., Font, J. L., Casas, M., Baixeras, C., & Gonzalo, M. (1984). Heavy ion isotope resolution with polymer detectors. Nuclear Instruments and Methods In Physics Research, 223(1), 166-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/0167-5087(84)90262-X