27 November 1989 Position Modelin!Oor The AXAF High Resolution Camera (HRC)
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The High Resolution Camera (HRC) is one of four instruments selected to fly on the NASA Advanced X-Ray Astrophysics Facility (AXAF) [1]. The HRC is designed to detect single X-ray photon events in the soft X-ray energy range from 0.1 to 10. KeV. The measured spatial resolution (FWHM) is 25 pm over a 100 cm2 detecting area. This paper investigates the accuracy and limitations of the position algorithm used with the coarse/fine resistive wire readout system.
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J. H. Chappell, J. H. Chappell, S. S. Murray, S. S. Murray, } "Position Modelin!Oor The AXAF High Resolution Camera (HRC)", Proc. SPIE 1159, EUV, X-Ray, and Gamma-Ray Instrumentation for Astronomy and Atomic Physics, (27 November 1989); doi: 10.1117/12.962603; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.962603
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