Review of Scientific Instruments, 1999, V 70, N 7, July.

Performance of new infrared beamline U12IR at the National Synchrotron Light Source
R. P. S. M. Lobo, J. D. LaVeigne, D. H. Reitze, D. B. Tanner, and G. L. Carr
pp. 2899-2904

Characterization and stabilization of fiber-coupled laser diode arrays D. F. Phillips, G. P. Wong, D. Bear, R. E. Stoner, and R. L. Walsworth pp. 2905-2909

New fiber-optic attenuator calibration technique using linear intensity modulation characteristics of a laser diode Ranjit Singh and Tomoteru Kawakami pp. 2910-2911

Silicon-anode detector with integrated electronics for microchannel-plate imaging detectors J. S. Vickers and S. Chakrabarti pp. 2912-2916

Group-phase refractive index method for improving the accuracy in two-color interferometric length measurements Lijiang Zeng, Hirokazu Matsumoto, and Katuo Seta pp. 2917-2920

An interferometric determination of the refractive part of optical constants for carbon and silver across soft x-ray absorption edges Denis Joyeux, François Polack, and Daniel Phalippou pp. 2921-2926

Calibration procedures for charge-coupled device x-ray detectors S. L. Barna, M. W. Tate, S. M. Gruner, and E. F. Eikenberry pp. 2927-2934

A tunable focusing beamline for desktop x-ray microtomography N. Gurker, R. Nell, G. Seiler, and J. Wallner pp. 2935-2949

X-ray fluorescence analysis on the base of polycapillary Kumakhov optics S. V. Nikitina, A. S. Shcherbakov, and N. S. Ibraimov pp. 2950-2956

Compact simplified design of optical cell for single-molecule spectroscopy V. Palm pp. 2957-2959

Optical properties of mirrors for focusing of non-normal incidence atom beams R. J. Wilson, B. Holst, and W. Allison pp. 2960-2967


A new detector for measuring three-dimensional momenta of charged particles in coincidence M. Lavollée pp. 2968-2974

Hollow-cathode plasma electron gun for beam generation at forepump gas pressure Viktor Burdovitsin and Efim Oks pp. 2975-2978

The effect of microwave frequency and grad B on the energy of electrons in an electron cyclotron resonance ion source H. Koivisto pp. 2979-2983

Control system for ALID-7 linear accelerator used in radiation processing D. I. Martin, A. Jianu, V. Bestea, M. Toma, C. Oproiu, and S. Marghitu pp. 2984-2987

Longitudinal impedance tuner using new material FINEMET K. Koba, D. Arakawa, M. Fujieda, K. Ikegami, Y. Ishi, Y. Kanai, C. Kubota, S. Machida, Y. Mori, C. Ohmori, K. Shinto, S. Shibuya, A. Takagi, T. Toyama, T. Uesugi et al. pp. 2988-2992


Annular Malmberg–Penning trap for studies of plasma confinement Scott Robertson and Bob Walch pp. 2993-2996

On the harmonic technique to measure electron temperature with high time resolution J. A. Boedo, D. Gray, R. W. Conn, P. Luong, M. Schaffer, R. S. Ivanov, A. V. Chernilevsky, and G. Van Oost pp. 2997-3006

A new sniffer probe for the determination of hydrogen isotope ratios in the W7-AS stellarator P. Zebisch and E. Taglauer pp. 3007-3014

Use of Langmuir probes in non-Maxwellian space plasmas Walter R. Hoegy and Larry H. Brace pp. 3015-3024

Vertical variant of a double channel-cut crystal spectrometer for investigation of laser-generated plasmas O. Renner, P. K. Patel, J. S. Wark, E. Krousky, P. E. Young, and R. W. Lee pp. 3025-3031

Temperature measurement of an atmospheric-pressure plasma torch S. P. Kuo, E. Koretzky, and R. J. Vidmar pp. 3032-3034


High sensitivity 2 T vibrating sample magnetometer D. Dufeu and P. Lethuillier pp. 3035-3039

A HTc superconducting quantum interference device preamplifier stage to detect 3He nuclear precession E. Sassier, Y. Monfort, C. Gunther, D. Robbes, O. Moreau, and H. Gilles pp. 3040-3045

Fluorescence temperature sensing on rotating samples in the cryogenic range F. Bresson and R. Devillers pp. 3046-3051

A novel resonant beam technique to determine the elastic moduli in dependence on orientation and temperature up to 2000 °C W. Lins, G. Kaindl, H. Peterlik, and K. Kromp pp. 3052-3058


Preparation of platinum/iridium scanning probe microscopy tips A. H. Sørensen, U. Hvid, M. W. Mortensen, and K. A. Mørch pp. 3059-3067

Nanometer-displacement detection of optically trapped metallic particles based on critical angle method for small force detection Eiji Higurashi, Renshi Sawada, and Takahiro Ito pp. 3068-3073


Design and fabrication of a simple pneumatic loading attachment for diamond anvil cells Ravhi S. Kumar, A. Sekar, N. Victor Jaya, and S. Natarajan pp. 3074-3076

Rotating analyzer–fixed analyzer ellipsometer based on null type ellipsometer Stoyan C. Russev and Tzanimir Vl. Arguirov pp. 3077-3082

Evanescent microwave probes on high-resistivity silicon and its application in characterization of semiconductors M. Tabib-Azar, D. Akinwande, G. E. Ponchak, and S. R. LeClair pp. 3083-3086

ac self-field loss measurement system Lubomil Jansak pp. 3087-3091

Mirror-image calibrator for resonant perturbation method in surface resistance measurements of high Tc superconducting thin films C. K. Ong, Linfeng Chen, Jian Lu, S. Y. Xu, Xuesong Rao, and B. T. G. Tan pp. 3092-3096

Radio-frequency impedance measurements using a tunnel-diode oscillator technique H. Srikanth, J. Wiggins, and H. Rees pp. 3097-3101

Space charge measurement in a dielectric material after irradiation with a 30 kV electron beam: Application to single-crystals oxide trapping properties B. Vallayer, G. Blaise, and D. Treheux pp. 3102-3112

Automated, low-temperature dielectric relaxation apparatus for measurement of air-sensitive, corrosive, hygroscopic, powdered samples Paul W. R. Bessonette and Mary Anne White pp. 3113-3114

Deconvolution and measurement of bulk and surface optical absorptions in Ti:Al2O3 crystals using photopyroelectric interferometry Chinhua Wang and Andreas Mandelis pp. 3115-3124

Modeling multifrequency eddy current sensor interactions during vertical Bridgman growth of semiconductors Kumar P. Dharmasena and Haydn N. G. Wadley pp. 3125-3142

Improvements on a particle feeder for experiments requiring low feed rates Lin Tang and Wei-Yin Chen pp. 3143-3144


Miniaturized nondestructive microwave sensor for chickpea moisture measurement Mahesh P. Abegaonkar, R. N. Karekar, and R. C. Aiyer pp. 3145-3149

Gas dynamics of ethylene oxide during sterilization Z. Zhu, I. P. Matthews, and C. Wang pp. 3150-3155


Nondispersive infrared monitoring of NO emissions in exhaust gases of vehicles A. J. de Castro, J. Meneses, S. Briz, and F. López pp. 3156-3159

A new simple compact refractometer applied to measurements of air density fluctuations H. Fang and P. Juncar pp. 3160-3166

Gated time-of-flight plasma composition analyzer for space physics research John W. Keller, Dennis J. Chornay, Floyd H. Hunsaker, Keith W. Ogilvie, and Michael A. Coplan pp. 3167-3172


Wide-band low-noise tunnel current measurements in laser assisted experiments J. Jersch, F. Demming, I. Fedotov, and K. Dickmann pp. 3173-3176

A method for measuring low capacitance for tomography FuQun Shao and QinGuo Mong pp. 3177-3179

The operation and modeling of transmission line transformers using a referral method P. N. Graneau, J. O. Rossi, and P. W. Smith pp. 3180-3185


Source of potential systematic error in retarding-potential Mott polarimeters J. C. Lancaster, F. J. Kontur, G. K. Walters, and F. B. Dunning pp. 3186-3187