21 July 1981 A Hard X Ray And Soft Gamma Ray Telescope Spectrometer
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Proceedings Volume 0268, Imaging Spectroscopy I; (1981) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.959931
Event: 1981 Los Angeles Technical Symposium, 1980, Los Angeles, United States
Abstract
We propose a new design of a hard X-ray and soft gamma-ray telescope spectrometer in the energy domain of 30 keV to 200 keV with reasonable spatial, temporal, and energy resolution for possible space flight missions. This design incorporates a Uniformly Redundant Array (URA) mask in the front end and the Low Intensity X-ray Imaging Scope (Lixiscope) developed in our laboratory as the imaging spectrometer. Using a newly acquired intensifier tube with a digitizing anode, preliminary results indicate that such a complete hard X-ray and soft gamma-ray telescope spectrometer system is indeed feasible.
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Lo I. Yin, Lo I. Yin, J. I. Trombka, J. I. Trombka, R. L. Schmadebeck, R. L. Schmadebeck, S. M. Seltzer, S. M. Seltzer, M. J. Bielefeld, M. J. Bielefeld, "A Hard X Ray And Soft Gamma Ray Telescope Spectrometer", Proc. SPIE 0268, Imaging Spectroscopy I, (21 July 1981); doi: 10.1117/12.959931; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.959931
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