Maxim electron scatter chamber Patent uri icon


  • The present invention includes a system, methods and apparatus for sterilization of an object (e.g., food products). The present invention takes advantage of the electron scatter that occurs when electron beam is applied onto a surface. The present invention is capable of treating irregular surfaces (e.g., carcasses, spherical/round surfaces) or any type of surface where complete penetration is not needed or desired.

author list (cited authors)

  • Maxim, J., Neal, J., & Castillo, A.

complete list of authors

  • Maxim, Joseph||Neal, Jack||Castillo, Alejandro

publication date

  • August 2011