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Feb 28 13

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by CDSRT

Our General Meeting is scheduled for  Thursday,Februay 13,2014 at 6:00 PM.

THE SOCIETY IS PRESENTING A ONE  HOUR LECTURE

TOPIC: Invention of the Modern X-ray Tube by William D. Coolidge in 1913

BY

David J. Allard, CHP

FOLLOWING INFORMATION WILL BE DISCUSSED:

  1. Introduction to life, education and work of Dr. Coolidge

  2. Review the discovery and state of art of X-ray tubes c1900

  3. Step thru key components of cold and hot cathode X-ray tubes

  4. Review the manufacture of the hot cathode X-ray tube

  5. Explain the improvements in medical imaging made by the hot cathode X-ray tube

  6. Note improvements of increased tube voltage, mAs, control, stability, effective energy, body penetration, reduced exposure time, blurring from body motion, etc.

  7. Present a sample of the many applications of the hot cathode X-ray tube invented 100 years ago



LOCATION: KRAUSE CENTER

LOCATED AT 2215 BURDETT AVE.

TROY, NY

The public is invited.


LOCATION: KRAUSE CENTER

LOCATED AT 2212 BURDETT AVE.

IN TROY, NY

See this websites tab for Krause Directions if you need directions.  All are welcome.  New members can register at the meeting.  Please print and complete the application also found on this website if you wish to become a member.