Improvement of Thermal Neutron Fluence for Bnct Treatment of Deep—Seated Tumors: Simulation Calculation and Phantom Experiments
It is important to get sufficient thermal neutron flux at the tumor for the purpose of increasing the efficiency of NCT. To improve the effect of the treatment for a tumor deeply seated in a human body, the distribution of thermal neutron fluence should be improved. In this paper, we studied on the methods for increasing the thermal neutron doses at the deep location from the viewpoint of the physics and engineering.
KeywordsThermal Neutron Heavy Water Thermal Neutron Flux Simulation Calculation Directional Component
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