The features of the passive radiation damage (transmission loss) are reviewed for well known CsI(Tl), CeF3and PbWO4scintillators and the underlying physical mechanisms are discussed as well. Moreover, promising new material systems for scintillation detectors are briefly described.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
- Nuclear and High Energy Physics
Nikl, M., Bohacek, P., Mihokova, E., Baccaro, S., Vedda, A., Diemoz, M., ... Lecoq, P. (1999). Radiation damage processes in wide-gap scintillating crystals. New scintillation materials. Nuclear Physics B - Proceedings Supplements, 78(1-3), 471 - 478. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0920-5632(99)00589-7