Faraday cup : Absolute dosimetry for ELIMED beam line

R. Leanza*, F. Romano, V. Scuderi, A. G. Amico, G. Cuttone, G. Larosa, D. Margarone, G. Milluzzo, G. Petringa, J. Pipek, F. Schillaci, G. A.P. Cirrone

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The scientific community has shown a growing interest towards multidisciplinary applications of laser-driven beams. In this framework, the ELIMED (ELI-Beamlines MEDical and multidisciplinary applications) beamline will be the first transport beamline dedicated to the medical and multidisciplinary studies with laser-accelerated ion beams. Detectors for dosimetry represent one of key-element of the ELIMED beamline, allowing a dose delivering with good result as required in the clinical applications. In this contribution, a Faraday Cup for absolute dosimetry, designed and realized at INFN-LNS, is described.

Original languageEnglish
Article numberC03046
JournalJournal of Instrumentation
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 13 Mar 2017
Externally publishedYes


  • Accelerator Applications
  • Dosimetry concepts and apparatus
  • Models and simulations

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Mathematical Physics
  • Instrumentation

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