High Spatial Resolution Neutron Transmission Imaging Using a Superconducting Two-Dimensional Detector

@article{Shishido2021HighSR,
  title={High Spatial Resolution Neutron Transmission Imaging Using a Superconducting Two-Dimensional Detector},
  author={Hiroaki Shishido and Kazuma Nishimura and The Dang Vu and Kazuya Aizawa and Kenji M. Kojima and Tomio Koyama and Kenichi Oikawa and Masahide Harada and Takayuki Oku and Kazuhiko Soyama and Shigeyuki Miyajima and Mutsuo Hidaka and Soh Yamagata Suzuki and Manobu M. Tanaka and Shuichi Kawamata and Takekazu Ishida},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity},
  year={2021},
  volume={31},
  pages={1-5}
}
Neutron imaging is one of the most powerful tools for nondestructive inspection owing to the unique characteristics of neutron beams, such as high permeability for many heavy metals, high sensitivity for certain light elements, and isotope selectivity owing to a specific nuclear reaction between an isotope and neutrons. In this study, we employed a superconducting detector, current-biased kinetic-inductance detector (CB-KID) for neutron imaging using a pulsed neutron source. We employed the… 

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