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TECHNIQUES FOR HANDLING PARTICLES OR IONISING RADIATION NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR ; IRRADIATION DEVICES ; GAMMA RAY OR X-RAY MICROSCOPES
NOTE
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In this subclass, the following term is used with the meaning indicated:
"particle" means a molecular, atomic or subatomic particle


WARNING
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The following IPC group is not used in the CPC scheme. Subject matter covered this group is classified in the following CPC group:
- G21K3/00 covered by G21K 1/10

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Arrangements for handling particles or ionizing radiation, e.g. focusing or moderating ( production or acceleration of neutrons, electrically-charged particles, neutral molecular beams or neutral atomic beams H05H 3/00 - H05H 15/00 )
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Manipulation of charged particles by using radiation pressure, e.g. optical levitation ( acceleration of charged particles H05H 5/00 , H05H 7/00 , H05H 9/00 , H05H 11/00 , H05H 13/00 )
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Manipulation of neutral particles by using radiation pressure, e.g. optical levitation ( production or acceleration of neutral particles H05H 3/00 )
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using diaphragms, collimators
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using multiple collimators, e.g. Bucky screens; other devices for eliminating undesired or dispersed radiation
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using variable diaphragms, shutters, choppers
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changing time structure of beams by mechanical means, e.g. choppers, spinning filter wheels
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. . .
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varying the contour of the field, e.g. multileaf collimators
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using diffraction, refraction or reflection, e.g. monochromators ( G21K 1/10 , G21K 7/00 take precedence )
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Devices having a multilayer structure
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using refraction, e.g. Tomie lenses
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using surface reflection, e.g. grazing incidence mirrors, gratings ( multilayer mirrors G21K 1/062 ; crystal optics G21K 1/06 )
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Deviation, concentration or focusing of the beam by electric or magnetic means ( electron-optical arrangements in electric discharge tubes H01J 29/46 ;
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details, e.g. electric or magnetic deviating means for direct voltage accelerators or in accelerators using single pulses H05H 5/02 ; arrangements for injecting particles into orbits H05H 7/08 ; arrangements for ejecting particles from orbits H05H 7/10
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)
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by electrical means
G21K 1/093
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by magnetic means
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Scattering devices ; Absorbing devices ; Ionising radiation filters
G21K 1/12
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Resonant absorbers or driving arrangements therefor, e.g. for Moessbauer-effect devices
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( motors with reciprocating, oscillating or vibrating magnet, armature or coil system in general H02K 33/00 )
}
G21K 1/14
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using charge exchange devices, e.g. for neutralising or changing the sign of the electrical charges of beams ( producing or accelerating neutral particle beams H05H 3/00 )
G21K 1/16
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using polarising devices, e.g. for obtaining a polarised beam
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( ion sources, ion guns H01J 27/02 ; polarised targets for producing nuclear reactions H05H 6/005 )
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Conversion screens for the conversion of the spatial distribution of X-rays or particle radiation into visible images, e.g. fluoroscopic screens ( photographic processes using X-ray intensifiers G03C 5/17 ; discharge tubes comprising luminescent screens H01J 1/62 ; cathode ray tubes for X-ray conversion with optical output H01J 31/50 )
G21K 2004/02
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characterised by the external panel structure
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G21K 2004/04
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with an intermediate layer
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G21K 2004/06
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with a phosphor layer
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G21K 2004/08
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with a binder in the phosphor layer
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G21K 2004/10
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with a protective film
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G21K 2004/12
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with a support
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Irradiation devices ( discharge tubes for irradiating H01J 37/00 )
G21K 5/02
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having no beam-forming means
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with beam-forming means
G21K 5/08
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Holder for targets or for other objects to be irradiated
G21K 5/10
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with provision for relative movement of beam source and object to be irradiated
Gamma- or X-ray microscopes
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G21K 2201/00
Arrangements for handling radiation or particles
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G21K 2201/06
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using diffractive, refractive or reflecting elements
G21K 2201/061
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characterised by a multilayer structure
G21K 2201/062
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the element being a crystal
G21K 2201/064
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having a curved surface
G21K 2201/065
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provided with cooling means
G21K 2201/067
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Construction details
G21K 2201/068
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specially adapted for particle beams
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G21K 2207/00
Particular details of imaging devices or methods using ionizing electromagnetic radiation such as X-rays or gamma rays
G21K 2207/005
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Methods and devices obtaining contrast from non-absorbing interaction of the radiation with matter, e.g. phase contrast
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