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Solar x-ray imager (SXI) detector calibration and characterization
Author(s): Kenneth J. Russell; Jeri M. Briscoe; Eric L. Corder; S. Wallace; John H. Chappell
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Paper Abstract

The SXI detector is designed to cover the 6 angstrom-60 angstrom soft x-ray band and operate in a single photon or integrating camera mode. The detector is based upon a MCP intensifier/converter coupled to a CCD via phosphor coated fiber optic. This paper discusses the detector characterization and calibration to date.

Paper Details

Date Published: 18 October 1996
PDF: 13 pages
Proc. SPIE 2812, GOES-8 and Beyond, (18 October 1996); doi: 10.1117/12.254109
Show Author Affiliations
Kenneth J. Russell, NASA Marshall Space Flight Ctr. (United States)
Jeri M. Briscoe, NASA Marshall Space Flight Ctr. (United States)
Eric L. Corder, NASA Marshall Space Flight Ctr. (United States)
S. Wallace, NASA Marshall Space Flight Ctr. (United States)
John H. Chappell, New England Advanced Research Labs. (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2812:
GOES-8 and Beyond
Edward R. Washwell, Editor(s)

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