Methods for Synthesizing Coded Masks

Part of the Astrophysics and Space Science Library book series (ASSL, volume 268)


At the present time, the observation of objects which radiate in X-ray and gamma-ray ranges is one of the most important lines of investigation of space. The photon energy exceeding 104 eV makes it impossible to use methods standard in optical and radio ranges since photons possessing such a high energy do not focuse by usual lenses or mirrors. In view of this, methods for the visualization of the studied objects based on employing so-called coded masks (apertures) have been elaborated. Such masks are used in satellite-based orbital telescopes [1–3].


Binary Array Mask Type Parseval Equality Combinatorial Construction Redundant Array 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Radio Physics and ElectronicsNational Academy of Sciences of UkraineKharkovUkraine
  2. 2.Institute of Radio AstronomyNational Academy of Sciences of UkraineKharkovUkraine

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