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In this episode, we discuss...

 

  • Zhong He’s path to physics and the study of radiation detectors

  • How different materials interact with gamma rays in semiconductor detectors

  • Using electrons and electron whole pairs to determine gamma ray energy

  • The impact of charge trapping in semiconductor detectors

  • Practical application of high precision gamma rays

  • Benefits of radiation imaging compared to radiation sensing

  • Calculating the location of gamma-ray sources through the use of radiation detectors

  • How to support the next generation of physics education

Zhong He

Professor, University of Michigan