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X-Ray Spectrometer

Space Research Institute (IKI)
Moscow Engineering Technical Institute (MIFI)

Principal Investigators:
Dr. V.M.Pankov
Dr. Yu.D.Kotov

Scientific goals

The instrument is designed to investigate solar flares and their precursors in the X-ray range 3 - 30 keV.

Technical parameters

The X-ray spectrometer RPS-1 registers X-ray emission in the energy band 3 - 30 keV with spectral resolution near spectrum line Fe55 ~ 1.0 keV. The surface area of the sensor is 0.5 cm2

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