International Tables for Crystallography (2006). Vol. C, ch. 7.1, pp. 618-638
https://doi.org/10.1107/97809553602060000604

Chapter 7.1. Detectors for X-rays

Chapter index

Absorption
efficiency 7.1.6.1.1
Area detectors
television 7.1.6.5
Avalanche multiplication 7.1.6.2, 7.1.7.1
Avalanche production 7.1.6.2, 7.1.6.2
Backgammon (jeu de jacquet) counter 7.1.6.2.1
Cadmium telluride detector 7.1.5
Camera tubes
high-resolution TV 7.1.7
lead oxide 7.1.7.1, 7.1.7.2, 7.1.7.2
Charge-coupled devices 7.1.6.3
Counters
backgammon (jeu de jacquet) 7.1.6.2.1
gas-filled 7.1.6.2
parallel-plate 7.1.6.2.2
Counting losses 7.1.6.1.2, 7.1.6.1.2, 7.1.6.1.2
Current ionization position-sensitive detectors 7.1.6.2.3
Defects
viewed by an imaging system 7.1.7.1
Delay-line read-out 7.1.6.4, 7.1.6.2.1, 7.1.6.2.1
Densitometry 7.1.1.2
Detection
efficiency 7.1.6.1, 7.1.6.1.1
quantum efficiency 7.1.8, 7.1.8.2
Detective quantum efficiency (DQE) 7.1.6.1.1, 7.1.8, 7.1.8.2
Detectors
energy-dispersive 7.1.5
imaging 7.1.6, 7.1.6
semiconductor 7.1.5, 7.1.5, 7.1.5.1, 7.1.6, 7.1.6.3
Detectors for X-rays 7.1.1, 7.1.2.1
Geiger counters 7.1.2, 7.1.2.1
photographic film 7.1.1
proportional counters 7.1.2.1, 7.1.3, 7.1.3.2
scintillation counters 7.1.2.1, 7.1.4.1
solid-state detectors 7.1.4, 7.1.4.2
Digital image processing 7.1.7.3, 7.1.7.3, 7.1.8
Direct method, X-ray detectors 7.1.7.2
DQE (detective quantum efficiency) 7.1.6.1.1
Drift chambers 7.1.6.2, 7.1.6.3
Dynamic range 7.1.6.1, 7.1.6.1.1, 7.1.6.1.3
Electron multiplication
in position-sensitive detectors 7.1.6, 7.1.6
in proportional counters 7.1.6
Energy discrimination 7.1.6.1.7, 7.1.6.2
Energy-dispersive
detectors 7.1.5, 7.1.5
diffraction 7.1.3.3
X-ray diffraction 7.1.3.3
Fano factor 7.1.6.1, 7.1.6.1.8, 7.1.6.2
Fibre optics 7.1.6.2, 7.1.6.5.2
Filters
with scintillation counters 7.1.4.4
Fluorescence spectroscopy 7.1.3.2
Fog density 7.1.1
Gas amplification 7.1.6, 7.1.6.2, 7.1.6.2
Gas-filled counters 7.1.6.2
Gas multiplication 7.1.6.2, 7.1.6.2, 7.1.6.2, 7.1.6.2
Geiger counter 7.1.2, 7.1.2.1
Graphite
monochromator 7.1.4.2
High-purity germanium detector 7.1.5, 7.1.5.1, 7.1.5
Histogramming memories 7.1.6.1.8
Image processing 7.1.7.3
Indirect method, X-ray detectors 7.1.7.2
Intrinsic efficiency 7.1.5, 7.1.5.1, 7.1.5
Lead oxide camera tubes 7.1.7.1, 7.1.7.2, 7.1.7.2
Limiting resolution of X-ray detectors 7.1.7.1, 7.1.7.2
Linearity 7.1.4.4
Linearity of response 7.1.2, 7.1.2
Lithium-drifted germanium detector 7.1.5
Lithium-drifted silicon detector 7.1.4.2, 7.1.5
Low-angle reflections, confusion with escape peaks 7.1.4.5
Luminescence, photostimulated 7.1.8.1, 7.1.8.5
Mercury iodide detector 7.1.5
Microdensitometer 7.1.1, 7.1.1.2
Modulation transfer function (MTF) 7.1.7.2
Monitoring circuits 7.1.2
Monochromators
graphite 7.1.4.2
scanning-crystal 7.1.5
Multiwire proportional chamber (MWPC) 7.1.6.3, 7.1.6.2, 7.1.6.2.1, 7.1.6.5, 7.1.6.2.1
Noise reducer for image processing 7.1.7.4
Parallel-plate counters 7.1.6.2.2
Peak-to-background ratio
with scintillation counters 7.1.4.3
Phosphors 7.1.6.5.1
storage 7.1.8
Phosphor screens 7.1.6.3.3, 7.1.6.5.1, 7.1.7.2
Photoconductive layer
amorphous Se–As alloy 7.1.7.1, 7.1.7.2
lead oxide 7.1.7.2
X-ray-sensing 7.1.7.2, 7.1.7.2
Photomultiplier tube 7.1.2.1, 7.1.4.1, 7.1.4.1
Photon noise 7.1.7.1, 7.1.7.1, 7.1.7.1
Photostimulated luminescence 7.1.8.1, 7.1.8.5
Picture elements (pixels) 7.1.6.1.4, 7.1.7.2
Pixels (picture elements) 7.1.6.1.2, 7.1.6.1.4, 7.1.6.1.4, 7.1.7.2
Point-spread function (PSF) 7.1.6.1.4
Position-sensitive detectors 7.1.3.3, 7.1.6
choice of detectors 7.1.6.1
detection efficiency 7.1.6.1.1
detector properties 7.1.6.1, 7.1.6.1
localization of detected photon 7.1.6.2.1
photographic film 7.1.6, 7.1.6
size and weight 7.1.6.1.10
software packages 7.1.6.6
storage phosphors 7.1.8
Proportional counters 7.1.2.1, 7.1.3, 7.1.3.2
Pulse-amplitude discrimination 7.1.4.3
Pulse-amplitude distributions 7.1.4.1, 7.1.4.3, 7.1.4.5
Pulse-height analyser 7.1.4.5, 7.1.4.5, 7.1.5
Pulse-height discrimination 7.1.2, 7.1.3.4
Pulse-height distribution 7.1.6.2
Quantum counting efficiency 7.1.4.4
Quantum efficiency 7.1.6.1.1
Radiation damage 7.1.6.1, 7.1.6.1.9, 7.1.6.3, 7.1.6.3.3
Radioactive samples 7.1.4.1
Saticon television camera tubes 7.1.6.4, 7.1.6.5.4, 7.1.7.1
Scanning-crystal monochromator 7.1.5
Scintillation detectors 7.1.4
Semiconductor detectors 7.1.6.3
Signal-to-noise ratio 7.1.7.1
Solid-state detectors 7.1.4, 7.1.4.2
Spatial distortions 7.1.6.1.6, 7.1.6.1.9
Spatial non-uniformity 7.1.6.1.9
Square-wave modulation transfer function 7.1.7.2
Storage phosphors 7.1.6, 7.1.6, 7.1.8
Synchrotron radiation 7.1.5
Television area detectors 7.1.6.5
Television camera tubes 7.1.6.5.4
Topography
detectors suitable for 7.1.7, 7.1.7.2
Townsend avalanches 7.1.3.2
TV cameras, X-ray-sensitive 7.1.7
Uniformity of response 7.1.6.1.5
Visual estimation 7.1.1.1
White-beam energy-dispersive X-ray diffraction 7.1.5
X-ray diffraction
detectors for 7.1.1, 7.1.2.1
X-ray imaging systems 7.1.7
X-ray phosphors 7.1.6.5.1
X-ray-sensitive TV cameras 7.1.7