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  • Vol. 79, Iss. 8 — Aug. 31, 2012
  • pp: 509–511

Flow-through ionization chamber for measuring the radiation intensity of VUV sources

V. L. Budovich, B. R. Meshcherov, and E. B. Polotnyuk  »View Author Affiliations

Journal of Optical Technology, Vol. 79, Issue 8, pp. 509-511 (2012)

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This paper describes a device for measuring the radiation intensity of sources of vacuum ultraviolet radiation, consisting of a flow-through ionization chamber that operates in the total-radiation-absorption regime at atmospheric pressure. Examples of the use of this chamber to measure the radiation intensity of sealed photoionization lamps are described. The main advantage of the device is that it does not require periodic calibration or complex metrological assurance.

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Original Manuscript: October 31, 2011
Published: August 31, 2012

V. L. Budovich, B. R. Meshcherov, and E. B. Polotnyuk, "Flow-through ionization chamber for measuring the radiation intensity of VUV sources," J. Opt. Technol. 79, 509-511 (2012)

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