Spectral distributions of Vavilov-Čerenkov radiation of relativistic heavy ions with allowance for their slowing-down in a radiator

E. I. Fiks, Yu L. Pivovarov

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    It is shown that taking account of slowing-down of relativistic heavy ions in a solid-state radiator leads to the appearance of a diffraction-like structure in the spectral distributions of Vavilov-Čerenkov radiation with width proportional to the stopping power and thickness of the radiator.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)456-462
    Number of pages7
    JournalRussian Physics Journal
    Issue number4
    Publication statusPublished - 1 Sep 2013



    • energy loss
    • heavy ions
    • Vavilov-Čerenkov radiation

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    • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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