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A small photon intensity element used to subdivide an intensity-modulated beam for intensity distribution optimisation or dose calculations treatment planning

beam·let

(bēm'lĕt)
Also referred to as a bixel; a small photon intensity element used to subdivide an IMRT beam for the purpose of treatment calculation for radiation therapy.
Synonym(s): bixel.
[beam + -let, dim. suffix]

bixel

(bĭks′ĕl) [Fr. b(eam) + (pi)xel]
A beam element or ray in radiation oncology.
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WHEN/ WHERE: Thursday, March 3rd from 1:00pm-9:30pm, Los Angeles Center Studios, 450 South Bixel St.
I was going to implode it and film it,'' Stephan Smith said of the old Unocal headquarters at Fifth and Bixel streets where he and other developers ultimately built Los Angeles Center Studios around the 12-story building resembling a Cadillac grille.
Chamber President Thomas Decker said Thursday the district withdrew from negotiations with the chamber two weeks ago regarding the Bixel Street building between Third and Fourth streets.
We are excited to have reached this important milestone that we have worked toward for the past three years," said Patrick Bixel, general manager for Inflow-Pittsburgh.
Just up the hill from Belmont at Third and Bixel streets, G.
The Inflow management team and staff have a strong commitment to the highest level of quality and processes," said Patrick Bixel, general manager of the Inflow-Pittsburgh facility.
Media are invited to attend the presentation, "Cover My Pills: Fair Access to Contraception" which will be held in the Bank of America Room on the ground floor of the Chamber offices at 350 South Bixel St.