Positron Imaging Centre

Positron Imaging Centre Publications:




  • 'The application of Positron Emission Particle Tracking to study inclusions in the casting process’, D. Burnard et. al., Materials science forum Vol. 690, 2011. doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.690.25
  • ‘Numerical and experimental study on multiple-spout fluidised beds’, Chemical Engineering Science, M van Buijtenen, W van Dijk, N Deen, J Kuipers, T Leadbeater and D Parker, doi:10.1016/j.ces.2011.02.055
  • ‘PEPT study of particle motion for different riser exit geometries’, C W Chan, A Brems, S Mahmoudi, J Baeyens, J Seville, D Parker, T Leadbeater and J Gargiuli, Particuology 8, 2010.
  • ‘A modular positron camera for the study of industrial processes’, T W Leadbeater, D J Parker, , Nucl. Inst. Meth. A, 2010. doi:10.1016/j.nima.2010.08.085
  • ‘Characterisation of the latest Birmingham modular positron camera’, T W Leadbeater, D J Parker, 6th World conference on industrial process tomography, Beijing, 2010.
  • ‘A modular positron camera for the study of industrial processes’, T W Leadbeater, D J Parker, Symposium on radiation measurements and applications XII, Michigan, 2010.
  • ‘Development of positron imaging systems for applications in industrial process tomography’, T W Leadbeater, PhD thesis, 2009, The University of Birmingham.
  • 'A high speed PC based data acquisition and control system for positron imaging’, T W Leadbeater and D J Parker, Nucl. Inst. and Meth. A604, 2009.
  • ‘Positron emission particle tracking in a mechanically agitated solid-liquid suspension of course particles’, A. Guida et. al., Chem. Eng. R&D 87, 2009.
  • ‘Positron Emission Particle Tracking using a modular positron camera’, D J Parker, T W Leadbeater, X Fan, M N Hausard, A Ingram, Z Yang, Nucl. Inst. and Meth. A604, 2009.
  • ‘Modular PEPT: portability, flexibility and enhanced data acquisition’, A Ingram, T W Leadbeater, X Fan, M N Hausard, Z Yang, D J Parker, 8th World Congress of Chemical Engineering, Montreal 2009.
  • 'Positron imaging techniques for process engineering: recent developments at Birmingham', D J Parker, T W Leadbeater, X Fan, M N Hausard, A Ingram, Z Yang, 2008, Meas. Sci. Tech, A326.
  • ‘Positron Emission Particle Tracking using a modular positron camera’, D J Parker, T W Leadbeater, X Fan, M N Hausard, A Ingram, Z Yang, 8th International position sensitive detectors conference, Glasgow, 2008.
  • 'A high speed PC based data acquisition and control system for positron imaging’, T.W. Leadbeater and D.J. Parker, 8th International position sensitive detectors conference, Glasgow, 2008.
  • ‘Positron Imaging Techniques for process engineering: recent developments at Birmingham’, D.J. Parker et. al., Meas. Sci. Tech. 19, 2008.
  • ‘Solids motion in fluidised beds of fine particles comparing particle and bubble velocities using PEPT.’, Y.V. Lam Cheun et. al, Particulate systems analysis, 2008.
  • ‘A positron camera with flexible geometry for the study of industrial processes’, T W Leadbeater and D J Parker, 5th World conference on industrial process tomography, Norway, 2007.
  • ‘Labelling a single particle for positron emission particle tracking using direct activation and ion exchange techniques’, X. Fan et. al., Nucl. Inst. Meth. A, 562, 2006.
  • ‘Multiple-particle tracking - an improvement for positron particle tracking’, Z. Yang et. al., Nucl. Inst. Meth., A564, 2006.
  • ‘Probing processes using positrons’, J. Seville et. al., Trans IChemE, Chem. Eng. R&D 83(A7), 2005.
  • ‘PEPT for agglomeration?’, J. Bridgwater et. al., Powder technology 140, 2004.
  • ‘Use of Positron Emission Particle Tracking technique for velocity measurements in model food fluids’, S. Bakalis et. al., Food Science 68-9, 2003.
  • 'Positron emission particle tracking using the new Birmingham positron camera’, D.J. Parker et. al., Nucl. Inst. Meth. A 477, 2002.
  • ‘Granular flow over a flat-bladed stirrer’, R.L. Stewart et. al., Chem. Eng. Sci. 56, 2001.
  • ‘Positron emission tomography for process applications’, D.J. Parker et. al. Meas. Sci. Tech. 7, 1996.
  • ‘Industrial positron-based imaging: principles and applications.’, D.J. Parker et. al., Nucl. Inst. Meth, A348, 1994.
  • ‘Positron Emission Particle Tracking - A technique for studying flow within engineering equipment.’, D.J. Parker et. al., Nucl. Inst. Meth., A326, 1993.
  • ‘Application of positron emission tomography to particulate flow measurement in chemical engineering processes’, C.R. Bemrose et. al., Nucl. Inst. Meth., A273, 1988.
  • ‘A positron camera for industrial application’, M.R. Hawkesworth et. al., Nucl. Inst. Meth., A157,1986.