- Crystal Size: Diameter 38 mm x 38 mm
- Polishing: All sides polished
- Size Tolerance: ±0.1 mm
- High Z
- Good photopeak to Compton ratio
- Scintillator of choice for neutron activation analysis and active Compton shields
- High density
- Positron emission tomography (PET)
- High energy physic
- Anti-Compton shield
- Security scanning
BGO Scintillation Crystal Description
BGO (Bi4Ge3O12) is a high Z, high density scintillation material. Due to the high atomic number of bismuth (83) and the material’s high density of 7.13 g/cm3, BGO is a very efficient gamma ray absorber. Given the high Z value of the material, the photo fraction for gamma ray absorption is high and as a result very good peak-to-total ratios are observed.
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