This paper focuses on the basic principles of the muon radiography method, reviews the major muon radiography experiments, and presents the first results in Russia obtained by the authors with this method on the basis of emulsion track detectors.
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Keywords: muon radiography, nuclear photoemulsion, image recognition, track detectors PACS:07.05.Fb, 07.05.Hd, 07.05.Kf, 29.40.-h (all) DOI:10.3367/UFNe.2017.07.038188 URL: https://ufn.ru/en/articles/2017/12/d/ Citation: Aleksandrov A B, Vladymyrov M S, Galkin V I, Goncharova L A, Grachev V M, Vasina S G, Konovalova N S, Malovichko A A, Managadze A K, Okat’eva N M, Polukhina N G, Roganova T M, Starkov N I, Tioukov V E, Chernyavsky M M, Shchedrina T V "Muon radiography method for fundamental and applied research" Phys. Usp.60 1277–1293 (2017)