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A hard x-ray telescope science enhancement package for the Constellation X-Ray mission
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Paper Abstract

Details of a hard-x-ray science enhancement package for the Constellation-X mission are presented. A scientific case is made for the inclusion of such an instrument on the planned mission and a detailed design is presented that will satisfy science requirements yet fall within the ground rules for enhancement packages: a cost of less than $100M and a mass of no more than 100 kg.

Paper Details

Date Published: 20 September 2007
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 6688, Optics for EUV, X-Ray, and Gamma-Ray Astronomy III, 66880D (20 September 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.736835
Show Author Affiliations
Brian Ramsey, NASA Marshall Space Flight Ctr. (United States)
Paul Gorenstein, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. for Astrophysics (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 6688:
Optics for EUV, X-Ray, and Gamma-Ray Astronomy III
Stephen L. O'Dell; Giovanni Pareschi, Editor(s)

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