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Image Multipliers

  • Albert Rose
Part of the Optical Physics and Engineering book series (OPEG)

Abstract

This chapter is necessarily brief, not as a measure of its importance, but rather as a measure of the simplicity of the principles involved and the relatively high degree of perfection of the available devices.

Keywords

Quantum Efficiency Dark Current Image Intensifier Control Electrode Image Tube 
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General

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Copyright information

© Plenum Press, New York 1973

Authors and Affiliations

  • Albert Rose
    • 1
  1. 1.David Sarnoff Research CenterRCAPrincetonUSA

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