Month: April 2020

Counting gamma rays with perovskites

Amesite, perovskite – Image from Wikimedia Commons – Géry PARENT Los Alamos team demonstrate the working principle for a new gamma-ray detector Since their discovery at the turn of the 20th century, gamma rays have been used to probe everything from distant stars to cancerous tumours. Gamma-ray spectroscopy in particular, has become a critical...