x-ray tubes

Known as: X-Ray Tube, tube x ray, tubes x-ray 
A vacuum tube containing a metal target onto which a beam of electrons is directed at high energy for the generation of X rays.
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
A software program, SpekCalc, is presented for the calculation of x-ray spectra from tungsten anode x-ray tubes. SpekCalc was… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
PURPOSE To determine effective dose (ED) per unit dose-length product (DLP) conversion factors for computed tomographic (CT… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
We report on significant advances and new results concerning a recently developed method for grating-based hard x-ray phase… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
The penetration characteristics of electron beams into x-ray targets are investigated for incident electron kinetic energies in… (More)
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2007
2007
A new approach to the calculation of the x-ray spectrum emerging from an x-ray tube is proposed. Theoretical results for the… (More)
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2006
2006
This article describes an efficiency study of directional bremsstrahlung splitting (DBS) for x-ray tube modeling. DBS is shown to… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The design of an integrated radiotherapy imaging system (IRIS), consisting of gantry mounted diagnostic (kV) x-ray tubes and fast… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
PURPOSE To extend the utility of normalized glandular dose (DgN) calculations to higher x-ray energies (up to 120 keV) and to… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
A tungsten anode spectral model using interpolating polynomials (TASMIP) was used to compute x-ray spectra at 1 keV intervals… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
A semiempirical model for generating tungsten target x-ray spectra is presented. This model extends earlier work in two… (More)
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