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April 3rd, 2006

New record set for smallest X-ray nano-spot

Abstract:
The device is called a Multilayer Laue Lens. The enhancements to the device have now increased its ability to focus the X-rays with an energy level of 19.5 keV to 30 nanometers. For comparison, the period at the end of this sentence is approximately one million nanometers in diameter.

Source:
Argonne National Laboratory

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