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External beam irradiation angle measurement using Cerenkov emission I: Signal dependencies consideration

@inproceedings{Jean2021ExternalBI,
  title={External beam irradiation angle measurement using Cerenkov emission I: Signal dependencies consideration},
  author={Emilie Jean and Simon Lambert-Girard and François Therriault-Proulx and Luc Beaulieu},
  year={2021}
}
Due to its angular dependency, Cerenkov light has long been considered a contamination signal in plastic scintillating fiber dosimeters (PSD). In this study, we propose a novel approach designed to take advantage of this angular dependency to perform a direct measurement of an external beam radiation angle of incidence. A Cerenkov probe composed of a 10-mm long filtered sensitive volume of clear PMMA optical fiber was built. Both filtered and raw Cerenkov signals from the transport fiber were… 

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