• A review of X-ray imaging phosphors

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      X-ray imaging; phosphors

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      The important methods of X-ray imaging use various phosphors. The phosphors give light proportional to the amount of radiation. The light is emitted either as X-ray excited fluorescence, phosphorescence, or due to stimulated, radiative recombinations of defects generated by X-ray exposures. The role of phosphors in improving image quality and reducing exposures to patients is important. Properties of various phosphors which can be used for X-ray imaging applications are reviewed here.

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      S V Moharil1

      1. Department of Physics, Nagpur University, Nagpur - 440 010, India
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