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X-Ray Optics and Instrumentation
Volume 2010, Article ID 421945, 7 pages
Research Article

Focusing X-Rays with Curved Multiplate Crystal Cavity

1Department of Physics, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu 300, Taiwan
2Experiment Facility Division, National Synchrotron Radiation Research Center, Hsinchu 300, Taiwan
3RIKEN, XFEL Project Head Office, Experimental Facility Group, Spring-8/RIKEN, Mikazuki, Hyogo 679-5148, Japan

Received 26 January 2010; Accepted 23 July 2010

Academic Editor: Gene Ice

Copyright © 2010 Ying-Yi Chang et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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