Single-ion detection using nuclear track detector CR-39 plastic

Ken Ichi Hara, Meishoku Koh, Takashi Matsukawa, Takashi Tanii, Iwao Ohdomari

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Abstract

We have developed a technique for detecting single-ions that uses CR-39 plastic. Chemical etching of the plastic enables us to visualize both the incident sites and the existence of the single-ion incidences as etch pits. Using this technique, we obtained a singularity rate of 88.3%.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4536-4538
Number of pages3
JournalReview of Scientific Instruments
Volume70
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 1999 Dec
Externally publishedYes

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Hara, K. I., Koh, M., Matsukawa, T., Tanii, T., & Ohdomari, I. (1999). Single-ion detection using nuclear track detector CR-39 plastic. Review of Scientific Instruments, 70(12), 4536-4538.

Single-ion detection using nuclear track detector CR-39 plastic. / Hara, Ken Ichi; Koh, Meishoku; Matsukawa, Takashi; Tanii, Takashi; Ohdomari, Iwao.

In: Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol. 70, No. 12, 12.1999, p. 4536-4538.

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Hara, KI, Koh, M, Matsukawa, T, Tanii, T & Ohdomari, I 1999, 'Single-ion detection using nuclear track detector CR-39 plastic', Review of Scientific Instruments, vol. 70, no. 12, pp. 4536-4538.
Hara KI, Koh M, Matsukawa T, Tanii T, Ohdomari I. Single-ion detection using nuclear track detector CR-39 plastic. Review of Scientific Instruments. 1999 Dec;70(12):4536-4538.
Hara, Ken Ichi ; Koh, Meishoku ; Matsukawa, Takashi ; Tanii, Takashi ; Ohdomari, Iwao. / Single-ion detection using nuclear track detector CR-39 plastic. In: Review of Scientific Instruments. 1999 ; Vol. 70, No. 12. pp. 4536-4538.
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