13 December 2000 In-flight calibration of the XMM-Newton reflection grating spectrometers
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Abstract
The activities during the instrument calibrations are summarized and first data are presented. The main instrument features, the line-spread function and the effective area, are discussed and the status of the in-flight calibrations is summarized.
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Christian Erd, Christian Erd, M. Audard, M. Audard, Antonius J. F. den Boggende, Antonius J. F. den Boggende, Graziella Branduardi-Raymont, Graziella Branduardi-Raymont, A. C. Brinkman, A. C. Brinkman, Jean Cottam, Jean Cottam, Luc Dubbeldam, Luc Dubbeldam, Manuel Guedel, Manuel Guedel, Jan-Willem den Herder, Jan-Willem den Herder, Jelle S. Kaastra, Jelle S. Kaastra, Steven M. Kahn, Steven M. Kahn, Rolf Mewe, Rolf Mewe, Frits B. S. Paerels, Frits B. S. Paerels, John Russell Peterson, John Russell Peterson, Andrew P. Rasmussen, Andrew P. Rasmussen, Irini Sakelliou, Irini Sakelliou, Joshua Spodek, Joshua Spodek, Knud Thomsen, Knud Thomsen, Cor P. de Vries, Cor P. de Vries, Alex Zehnder, Alex Zehnder, } "In-flight calibration of the XMM-Newton reflection grating spectrometers", Proc. SPIE 4140, X-Ray and Gamma-Ray Instrumentation for Astronomy XI, (13 December 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.409112; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.409112
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