29 December 2015 On the in-flight calibration plans of modern x-ray observatories
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We present an overview of the set of celestial sources used for in-flight calibration of x-ray detectors by past and operational missions. We show the rationale behind their choice as a guideline for future missions aiming at optimizing the critical early phases of their science operations.
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Matteo Guainazzi, Matteo Guainazzi, Laurence David, Laurence David, Catherine E. Grant, Catherine E. Grant, Eric Miller, Eric Miller, Lorenzo Natalucci, Lorenzo Natalucci, Jukka Nevalainen, Jukka Nevalainen, Robert Petre, Robert Petre, Marc Audard, Marc Audard, } "On the in-flight calibration plans of modern x-ray observatories," Journal of Astronomical Telescopes, Instruments, and Systems 1(4), 047001 (29 December 2015). https://doi.org/10.1117/1.JATIS.1.4.047001 . Submission:
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