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BepiColombo MIXS focal plane assembly: from concept design to proto-flight model
Author(s): Jose L. San Juan; Javier Serrano; Stéphane Gallet

Paper Abstract

This paper describes the thermo-mechanical design of the BepiColombo MIXS (Mercury Imaging X-Ray Spectrometer) Focal Plane Assembly (FPA) Proto Flight Model (PFM), with references to the preliminary design and the evolution of the design. An outline of physical testing already performed to gain confidence before the PFM campaign is also given.

Paper Details

Date Published: 28 August 2019
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 10564, International Conference on Space Optics — ICSO 2012, 1056441 (28 August 2019); doi: 10.1117/12.2551790
Show Author Affiliations
Jose L. San Juan, LIDAX (Spain)
Javier Serrano, LIDAX (Spain)
Stéphane Gallet, LIDAX (Spain)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 10564:
International Conference on Space Optics — ICSO 2012
Bruno Cugny; Errico Armandillo; Nikos Karafolas, Editor(s)

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