12 October 2004 Focal plane CCD camera for the X-Ray Telescope (XRT) aboard SOLAR-B
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We present scientific as well as engineering overview of the X-Ray Telescope (XRT) aboard the Japanese Solar-B mission to be launched in 2006, with emphasis on the focal plane CCD camera that employs a 2k x 2k back-thinned CCD. Characterization activities for the flight CCD camera made at the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ) are discussed in detail with some of the results presented.
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Taro Sakao, Taro Sakao, Ryouhei Kano, Ryouhei Kano, Hirohisa Hara, Hirohisa Hara, Keiichi Matsuzaki, Keiichi Matsuzaki, Masumi Shimojo, Masumi Shimojo, Saku Tsuneta, Saku Tsuneta, Takeo Kosugi, Takeo Kosugi, Kiyoto Shibasaki, Kiyoto Shibasaki, Kazuyoshi Kumagai, Kazuyoshi Kumagai, Masaki Sawa, Masaki Sawa, Tomonori Tamura, Tomonori Tamura, Satoru Iwamura, Satoru Iwamura, Mitsuhiko Nakano, Mitsuhiko Nakano, Zhangong Du, Zhangong Du, Kenji Hiyoshi, Kenji Hiyoshi, Michihiro Horii, Michihiro Horii, Leon Golub, Leon Golub, Jay A. Bookbinder, Jay A. Bookbinder, Peter C> Cheimets, Peter C> Cheimets, Lawrence D. Hill, Lawrence D. Hill, Jerry K. Owens, Jerry K. Owens, } "Focal plane CCD camera for the X-Ray Telescope (XRT) aboard SOLAR-B", Proc. SPIE 5487, Optical, Infrared, and Millimeter Space Telescopes, (12 October 2004); doi: 10.1117/12.551742; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.551742


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