8 October 1992 Performances of the imaging proportional counter of the stellar x-ray polarimeter
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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.
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Enrico Costa, Enrico Costa, Giuseppe Di Persio, Giuseppe Di Persio, Marco Feroci, Marco Feroci, Luigi Piro, Luigi Piro, Bruno Martino, Bruno Martino, Alda Rubini, Alda Rubini, Paolo Soffitta, Paolo Soffitta, Enrico Massaro, Enrico Massaro, G. C. Perola, G. C. Perola, Giuseppe Manzo, Giuseppe Manzo, Philip E. Kaaret, Philip E. Kaaret, Robert Novick, Robert Novick, Andrea E. Santangelo, 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


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