8 October 1992 Performances of the imaging proportional counter of the stellar x-ray polarimeter
Author Affiliations +
Abstract
The Stellar X-Ray Polarimeter employs the same Imaging Proportional Counters for both the Bragg and the scattering stage. We show the main characteristics of these detectors and their performances on the basis of tests on the Technical Constructive Model and on the Engineering Models.
© (1992) COPYRIGHT Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). Downloading of the abstract is permitted for personal use only.
Enrico Costa, Giuseppe Di Persio, Marco Feroci, Luigi Piro, Bruno Martino, Alda Rubini, Paolo Soffitta, Enrico Massaro, G. C. Perola, Giuseppe Manzo, Philip E. Kaaret, Robert Novick, Andrea E. Santangelo, "Performances of the imaging proportional counter of the stellar x-ray polarimeter", Proc. SPIE 1743, EUV, X-Ray, and Gamma-Ray Instrumentation for Astronomy III, (8 October 1992); doi: 10.1117/12.130672; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.130672
PROCEEDINGS
12 PAGES


SHARE
Back to Top