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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 20, Iss. 17 — Aug. 13, 2012
  • pp: 18967–18976

Microfocusing transfocator for 1D and 2D compound refractive lenses

A. V. Zozulya, S. Bondarenko, A. Schavkan, F. Westermeier, G. Grübel, and M. Sprung  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 20, Issue 17, pp. 18967-18976 (2012)

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An x-ray transfocator design for the combined use of 1D and 2D compound refractive lenses is described. The device includes stacks of beryllium parabolic lenses with different radii of curvature and provides microfocused x-ray beams in the 4-20 keV photon energy range. The transfocator has been implemented at the P10 Coherence Beamline of the PETRA III synchrotron at DESY, Hamburg. Results of transfocator performance and applications for coherent x-ray scattering experiments are presented.

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OCIS Codes
(030.6140) Coherence and statistical optics : Speckle
(100.5070) Image processing : Phase retrieval
(120.3620) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Lens system design
(340.7460) X-ray optics : X-ray microscopy
(160.5298) Materials : Photonic crystals

ToC Category:
X-ray Optics

Original Manuscript: June 12, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: July 16, 2012
Published: August 2, 2012

A. V. Zozulya, S. Bondarenko, A. Schavkan, F. Westermeier, G. Grübel, and M. Sprung, "Microfocusing transfocator for 1D and 2D compound refractive lenses," Opt. Express 20, 18967-18976 (2012)

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