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19 October 1977 X-Ray Polarimeters
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Abstract
A review of the use of dispersive crystal and Thomson-scattering devices as X-ray polarimeters for solar and extrasolar observations is presented. The theory, design, performance characteristics, and statistical limitations of these devices are discussed.
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E. H. Silver, R. Novick, and M. C. Weisskopf "X-Ray Polarimeters", Proc. SPIE 0112, Optical Polarimetry: Instrumentation and Applications, (19 October 1977); https://doi.org/10.1117/12.955540
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