Applications of X - rays - Important uses of X - Rays ?

              

what is X - rays ?

                 X - rays are electromagnetic waves of short wavelength in the range of 0.5 A0 to 10 A0   

Who discovered X- rays?

                 Wilhelm Roentgen discovered X - rays in the year 1895.

How he discovered ?

                     A beam of fast moving electron are incident in a target. The target consists of a copper block in which a piece of tungsten or molybdenum in fired, an invisible penetrating radiation is produced.

           Due to the unknown nature of the radiation, Roentgen called these radiation as X - rays.

Important uses of  X - Rays


1) It is used to detecting fractures and  tumors in human body. 

2) The diagnosis of tuberculosis, stone in kidneys.

3) Skin diseases, malignant sores, cancer have been cured by
    X- rays.

4) X-rays are used to analyse the structure of material composite bodies alloys, rubber, and cellulose.

5) X- rays used to study the structure of crystalline solids and alloys.







Applications of X - rays - Important uses of X - Rays ? Applications of X - rays - Important uses of  X - Rays ? Reviewed by knowledge people creators on November 18, 2018 Rating: 5
Powered by Blogger.