TITLE

Bundle of tubes brings X-rays into focus

AUTHOR(S)
Beard, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
April 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;4/20/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1765, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on physicists Walter Gibson of the State University of New York at Albany and Muradin Kumakhov of the Kurchatov Institute of Atomic Energy in Moscow's development of a technology for focusing X-rays which have applications in medicine, computer chip manufacture, materials analysis and astronomy. Hollow glass capillary tube components of the lens; Shrinking of the size of the capillaries and bundling them together to produce beams; Spot sizes of lenses.
ACCESSION #
10491045

 

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