Guides for ultracold neutrons

Ultracold neutron guides are crucial parts filling experiments with “neutron life” from connected sources. Based on existing know-how, Movatec

produces circular guides on individual demands and highest performance.

Standard UCN guides made from glass coated with nonmagnetic NiMo Typical parameters: Transmission per meter: 99.2%


Customized UCN guide geometries


UCN guides with supermirror coating (up to m=1.8)

Supermirror measured reflectivity curves
Measured reflectivity curves of coated glasstubes
Movatec GmbH, Phone +49 (0) 89 5505 4853, e-mail info@movatec.de