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X-ray Techniques for Security Applications at the UCL Radiation Physics Group

January 27, 2014 2:00PM to 3:00PM
Presenter 
Chiaki Crews, University College London
Location 
Building 241
Type 
Seminar
Series 
The seminar will take place in the Energy Sciences Building (ESB) 241, Conference Room D172.

Abstract:
This talk gives an overview of various security-related projects currently being undertaken in Prof. Robert Speller’s research group (part of the Radiation Physics Group, Department of Medical Physics and Bioengineering). This R&D covers X-ray diffraction for detection of explosives, counterfeit medicines, and narcotics, plus X-ray tomosynthesis for airport baggage screening, and X-ray imaging of cargo containers