A polycapillary bending and focusing lens for neutrons

Mildner, D.F.R.; Sharov, V.A.; Xiao, Q.F.; Cheng, Y.T.; Lindstrom, R.M.; Paul, R.L.; Chen-Mayer, H.H.
October 1997
Review of Scientific Instruments;Oct97, Vol. 68 Issue 10, p3744
Academic Journal
Describes the design of a glass polycapillary lens that both bends and focuses a cold neutron beam. Neutron transmission characteristics of the lens; Testing of the lens with prompt gamma measurements on a gadolinium shard and titanium foil.


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