Overview of the IBA accelerator-based BNCT system.

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During the last few years, IBA started the development of an accelerator-based BNCT system. The accelerator is a Dynamitron built by RDI in USA and will produce a 20 mA proton beam at 2.8 MeV. Neutrons will be produced by the (7)Li(p,n)(7)Be nuclear reaction using a thin lithium target. The neutron energy spectrum will be tailored using a beam shaping… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.apradiso.2009.03.099

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@article{Forton2009OverviewOT, title={Overview of the IBA accelerator-based BNCT system.}, author={Eric Forton and Frederic Stichelbaut and A Cambriani and W. J. G. M. Kleeven and Jonny Ahlback and Yves Jongen}, journal={Applied radiation and isotopes : including data, instrumentation and methods for use in agriculture, industry and medicine}, year={2009}, volume={67 7-8 Suppl}, pages={S262-5} }