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Publication Citation: Making Kilopixel X-Ray Microcalorimeter Arrays a Reality

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Author(s): William B. Doriese; Megan E. Eckart;
Title: Making Kilopixel X-Ray Microcalorimeter Arrays a Reality
Published: February 09, 2009
Abstract: To enable unprecedented imaging X-ray spectroscopy, scientists at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center and the National Institute of Standards and Technology are developing arrays of high-resolution microcalorimeters and their readout.
Citation: SPIE Newsroom
Website: http://spie.org/x1004.xml
Pages: 3 pp.
Keywords: transition-edge sensor, microcalorimeter, SQUID multiplexer, X-ray astronomy
Research Areas: Radiation Physics
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