Computational Tabulation of the Spatial Origin of Scoring Secondary Electron Tracks in a Wall-less Tissue Equivalent Proportional Counter under Photon Irradiation
36th Annual CNS-CNA Student Conference - 2012 June 12


Presented at:
36th Annual CNS-CNA Student Conference
2012 June 12
Location:
Saskatoon, Canada
Session Title:
CNS/CNA Student Conference 2012

Authors:
Fawaz Ali (Graduate Student, UOIT )
Anthony Waker (Professor, UOIT )
Ed Waller (Professor, UOIT )
  

Abstract

A Tissue Equivalent Proportional Counter (TEPC) is used for radiation monitoring and metrology. Optimization of the design of these devices can be performed by computational modelling. This paper describes a simulation technique developed to understand and model the response of a wall-less TEPC under photon irradiation.

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