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The XUV Wide Field Camera on ROSAT
Author(s): A. Wells
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Paper Abstract

The XUV Wide Field Camera is the second instrument on the German ROSAT Observatory. The instrument concept is described, the responses of the XUV mirrors, the microchannel plate detectors and the thin film filters are reviewed and the performance characteristics of the Wide Field Camera are summarised.

Paper Details

Date Published: 14 July 1986
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 0597, X-Ray Instrumentation in Astronomy, (14 July 1986); doi: 10.1117/12.966572
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A. Wells, University of Leicester (United Kingdom)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0597:
X-Ray Instrumentation in Astronomy
J. Leonard Culhane, Editor(s)

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