Purcell enhancement of X-ray scintillation

Neta Lahav, Yaniv Kurman, Roman Schuetz, Alon Lifshits, Segev Zaken, Orr Be'er, Yehonadav Bekenstein, Ido Kaminer

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We demonstrate nanophotonic enhancement of the intrinsic spontaneous emission of X-ray-driven scintillation. By designing a 16-layers nanophotonic scintillator structure, we present the first observation of Purcell-enhanced scintillation, expressed by enhanced angular emission of visible photons.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationScience and Innovations
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
StatePublished - 2022
EventCLEO: Science and Innovations, S and I 2022 - San Jose, United States
Duration: 15 May 202220 May 2022

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers


ConferenceCLEO: Science and Innovations, S and I 2022
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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