Review of Scientific Instruments, 1998, V 69, N 8, August.


 Electrical resistance standards and the
 quantum Hall effect
 Thomas J. Witt
 pp. 2823-2843


Bragg–Fresnel optics for hard x-ray microscopy: Development of fabrication process and x-ray characterization at the Advanced Photon Source Youli Li, Gerard C. L. Wong, Cyrus R. Safinya, Ernie Caine, Evelyn L. Hu, Dean Haeffner, Patricia Fernandez, Wenbing Yun pp. 2844-2848 In situ calibration of a flat-field grazing incidence spectrograph with an x-ray charge-coupled device camera using a transmission grating and a laser-produced plasma for x-ray laser research C. Fujikawa, N. Yamaguchi, T. Hara, T. Kawachi, H. Oyama, K. Ando, Y. Aoyagi pp. 2849-2853 A white-light Michelson interferometer in the visible and near infrared regions Takao Fuji, Mariko Arakawa, Toshiaki Hattori, Hiroki Nakatsuka pp. 2854-2858 Imaging spectrometer based on an acousto-optic tunable filter J. Romier, J. Selves, J. Gastellu-Etchegorry pp. 2859-2867 A simple technique for investigating whispering gallery modes in optical fibers Y. Powell-Friend, L. Phillips, T. George, A. Sharma pp. 2868-2870 Measurement system for optical Kerr effect induced by continuous wave laser Yutaka Oki, Naoto Sakamoto, Keiji Sakai, Kenshiro Takagi pp. 2871-2874 Advances in the transient dc photocurrent technique for excited state dipole moment measurements Sergei N. Smirnov, Charles L. Braun pp. 2875-2887 A peristaltic injection nozzle for collinear laser and molecular beams Kushlani Dharmasena, Jennifer Jefferies, Guangwei Mu, Joel Young, Barry Bergeron, Robert Littell, Neil Shafer-Ray pp. 2888-2891
Experimental methods in radioactive ion-beam target/ion source development and characterizationa) R. F. Welton, G. D. Alton, B. Cui, S. N. Murray pp. 2892-2897 Saturation of multiplication mechanism in silicon avalanche photodiodes used for single electron detection Nobuyuki Osakabe, Junji Endo, Akira Tonomura, Tsuneyuki Urakami, Shinji Ohsuka, Hiroshi Tsuchiya, Yutaka Tsuchiya, Tetsuji Kodama pp. 2898-2901 The dynamic properties of the preset count digital rate meter algorithms V. Dj. Arandjelovi[(c, acute)], A. M. Koturovi[(c, acute)], R. B. Vukanovi[(c, acute)] pp. 2902-2908 A new method of finding the pole profile in quadrupole magnets for obtaining high field quality P. R. Sarma, R. K. Bhandari pp. 2909-2911
Gas-coupled laser acoustic detection at ultrasonic and audio frequencies James N. Caron, Yuqiao Yang, James B. Mehl, Karl V. Steiner pp. 2912-2917 Measurements of the thermodynamic equation of state via the pressure dependence of thermophysical properties of air by a thermal-wave resonant cavity Guang Pan, Andreas Mandelis pp. 2918-2923 Characterization of erbium-doped intrinsic optical fiber sensor probes at high temperatures Z. Y. Zhang, K. T. V. Grattan, A. W. Palmer, B. T. Meggitt, T. Sun pp. 2924-2929 Determination of local high temperature excursion in an intrinsic doped fiber fluorescence-based sensor T. Sun, Z. Y. Zhang, K. T. V. Grattan, A. W. Palmer pp. 2930-2934 Optimal operating conditions of the impulse diode thermometer P. S. Iskrenovi[(c, acute)], M. Z. Arsi[(c, acute)] pp. 2935-2938 Design and validation of guarded hot plate instruments for measuring heat flow between evacuated plane-parallel glass surfaces C. J. Dey, T. M. Simko, R. E. Collins, Q.-C. Zhang pp. 2939-2947 Vapor volume fraction, flow regime, and vapor velocity inference using fluid conductivity measurements Khaled Meftah, Arthur E. Ruggles pp. 2948-2955
A confocal fiber-coupled single-lens theta microscope Jim Swoger, Steffen Lindek, Thomas Stefany, Frank-Martin Haar, Ernst H. K. Stelzer pp. 2956-2963 A scanning transmission x-ray microscope for materials science spectromicroscopy at the advanced light source T. Warwick, K. Franck, J. B. Kortright, G. Meigs, M. Moronne, S. Myneni, E. Rotenberg, S. Seal, W. F. Steele, H. Ade, A. Garcia, S. Cerasari, J. Denlinger, S. Hayakawa, A. P. Hitchcock et al. pp. 2964-2973 Description of an x-ray microscope with 30 nm resolution Robin Medenwaldt, Erik Uggerhøj pp. 2974-2977 Numerical removal of ring artifacts in microtomography Carsten Raven pp. 2978-2980 Scanning probe optical microscopy of evanescent fields R. S. Taylor, K. E. Leopold, M. Wendman, G. Gurley, V. Elings pp. 2981-2987 Etched chalcogenide fibers for near-field infrared scanning microscopy M. A. Unger, D. A. Kossakovski, R. Kongovi, J. L. Beauchamp, J. D. Baldeschwieler, D. V. Palanker pp. 2988-2993 A hydrothermal atomic force microscope for imaging in aqueous solution up to 150 °Ca) Steven R. Higgins, Carrick M. Eggleston, Kevin G. Knauss, Carl O. Boro pp. 2994-2998
Mechanical modulated waveguide spectroscopy A. Fahrwald, H. Skupin, Th. M. Fischer, F. Kremer pp. 2999-3001 Design of solid/liquid–liquid/solid trilayer systems for the measurement of diffusion coefficients in liquid metals J. H. Zhao, R. P. Liu, M. Zhang, Z. H. Zhou, X. Y. Zhang, L. M. Cao, D. Y. Dai, Y. F. Xu, W. K. Wang pp. 3002-3005 A simple single crystal sample temperature controller based on commercial components for ultrahigh vacuum surface science application St. J. Dixon-Warren, N. Burson, V. Bondzie, L. Zhang, Y. Yu, L. Lucchesi pp. 3006-3008 Instrument for high resolution magnetization measurements at high pressures, high magnetic fields and low temperatures K. Koyama, S. Hane, K. Kamishima, T. Goto pp. 3009-3014 An integrated Couette system for in situ shearing of polymer and surfactant solutions and gels with simultaneous small angle x-ray scattering J. A. Pople, I. W. Hamley, G. P. Diakun pp. 3015-3021 A ``shunt'' Fabry–Perot resonator for high-frequency electron spin resonance utilizing a variable coupling scheme Jeff P. Barnes, Jack H. Freed pp. 3022-3027 A reactive laser ablation source for the production of thin films Eric F. Rexer, Mukesh P. Joshi, Robert L. DeLeon, Paras N. Prasad, James F. Garvey pp. 3028-3030
New method for measuring the differential capacity in electrochemistry J. Lecoeur, C. Koehler, J. P. Bellier pp. 3031-3035 A pressurized drop-tube furnace for coal reactivity studies Shan Ouyang, Hasina Yeasmin, Joseph Mathews pp. 3036-3041
Sources of phase noise in homodyne and heterodyne phase modulation devices used for tissue oximetry studies N. Ramanujam, C. Du, H. Y. Ma, B. Chance pp. 3042-3054
Aspects of the suspension system for GEO 600 M. V. Plissi, K. A. Strain, C. I. Torrie, N. A. Robertson, S. Killbourn, S. Rowan, S. M. Twyford, H. Ward, K. D. Skeldon, J. Hough pp. 3055-3061 A timing discriminator for space flight applications Michael Lampton pp. 3062-3065
High voltage fast ramp pulse generation using avalanche transistor Liu Jinyuan, Shan Bing, Chang Zenghu pp. 3066-3067 High resolution optical shaft encoder for motor speed control based on an optical disk pick-up Wei-Hung Yeh, Warren Bletscher, M. Mansuripur pp. 3068-3071 A new instrument for collecting dynamic data of rotors Li Jianfeng, Wang Xiaochen, Zhu Chuanmin, Tian Zhiren pp. 3072-3076

A device for recharging evaporation sources in ultrahigh vacuum systems V. M. Fuenzalida, C. R. Grahmann, C. Herrera pp. 3077-3078 Transient one-dimensional heat flow technique applied to porous reactive medium Jong Hun Han, Kil Won Cho, Kun- Hong Lee, Hwayong Kim pp. 3079-3080 Comparison of the charge state distributions of electron cyclotron resonance ion sources working in high B mode at different frequencies S. Gammino, G. Ciavola pp. 3081-3082