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Title High gain gas microstrip detectors for soft x-ray detection
Abstract This report describes development work in which systematic changes in the pitch of the electrode pattern of a Gas Microstrip Detector are explored in the search for higher avalanche gains and enhanced stability. With the cathode width set to half of the pitch, gas gains of >50 000 are comfortably attainable with low detector noise so that x-rays can potentially be detected down to the limit of a single x-ray-produced photoelectron.
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Report RAL Technical Reports RAL-TR-2001-031. 2001. raltr-2001031.pdf 2001