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Astrophysics and Space Science

, Volume 263, Issue 1–4, pp 389–392 | Cite as

SIXE: A Payload for MINISAT-02

  • Jordi Gómez-Gomar
  • Jordi Isern
  • Eduardo Bravo
  • Franco Giovannelli
  • Cesare De La Padula
Article

Abstract

A description of the X-ray instrument SIXE proposed for the MINISAT-02 mission is presented. The description includes the scientific goals and instrument performances.

Keywords

Instrument Performance Scientific Goal 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jordi Gómez-Gomar
    • 1
  • Jordi Isern
    • 2
  • Eduardo Bravo
    • 2
  • Franco Giovannelli
    • 3
  • Cesare De La Padula
    • 3
  1. 1.(IEEC) Gran CapitàInstitute for Space Studies of CataloniaBarcelona(Spain)
  2. 2.Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas (CSIC)IEEC &Barcelona(Spain)
  3. 3.Instituto di Astrofisica Spaziale (IAS)Rome(Italy)

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