Patent Number: 8,288,721
Issued: October 16, 2012
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Abstract: Techniques, apparatus and systems for detecting particles such as muons for imaging applications. Subtraction techniques are described to enhance the processing of the muon tomography data.
Morris; Christopher L. (Los Alamos, NM), Saunders; Alexander (Los Alamos, NM), Sossong; Michael James (Los Alamos, NM), Schultz; Larry Joe (Los Alamos, NM), Green; J. Andrew (Los Alamos, NM), Borozdin; Konstantin N. (Los Alamos, NM), Hengartner; Nicolas W. (Los Alamos, NM), Smith; Richard A. (San Diego, CA), Colthart; James M. (Poway, CA), Klugh; David C. (Black Diamond, WA), Scoggins; Gary E. (Issaquah, WA), Vineyard; David C. (Coronado, CA)
Decision Sciences International Corporation (Poway, CA), Los Alamos National Security, LLC (Los Alamos, NM)
Application Number: 12/
Filed: April 23, 2008
Government Interests: STATEMENT REGARDING FEDERAL RIGHTS
This invention was made with government support under Contract No. DE-AC52-06NA25396 awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy. The government has certain rights in the invention.