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Title The Pin Pixel Detector - X-ray imaging
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Abstract The development and testing of a soft x-ray gas pixel detector, which uses connector pins for the anodes is reported. Based on a commercial 100 pin connector block, a prototype detector of aperture 25.4mm x 25.4mm can be economically fabricated. The individual pin anodes all show the expected characteristics of small gas detectors capable of counting rates reaching 1MHz per pin. A 2-dimensional resistive divide readout system has been developed to permit the imaging properties of the detector to be explored in advance of true pixel readout electronics.
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Report RAL Technical Reports RAL-TR-2001-009. 2001. raltr-2001009.pdf 2001
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