Project Number: 2040-43000-017-12-S
Project Type: Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement
Start Date: Aug 1, 2015
End Date: Jul 31, 2018
To build and test a cabinet x-ray tube irradiator for phtyosanitary treatment of fruit.
A prototype commercial x-ray machine will be built with off the shelf components for this unique use. Testing will be done to determine dose rate, dose uniformity and product treatment efficiency.