Joint Universities Accelerator School
Low energy electron accelerators

Dr. Wim Mondelaers, Ghent University


1- Physical, (bio-)chemical and economic principles of the application of low-energy electron accelerators in medicine and industry


2- Accelerator types, components, dosimetry


3- Electron accelerators for medicine: radiation therapy


4- Electron accelerators for radiation processing: polymer chemistry, sterilisation, food processing, environmental waste treatment, radiography


5- Compact synchrotron light sources: X-ray lithography and micromachining