Science with Minisat 01

Science with Minisat 01

by Alvaro Gimenez (Editor)

Paperback(Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2001)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789401038140
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 10/29/2012
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2001
Pages: 347
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.45(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

Opening Keynote; 1. Spanish Minisat Program: Objectives And Operational Results; M.A. García Primo. 2. Minisat 01 as a Scientific Mission and its future; A. Giménez. 3. Development of Minisat 01 Scientific Payload; J. Torres and R. Alfageme. 4. Performances of Minisat 01 Platform Subsystems; F.C. Martínez. 5. SIXE: An X-Ray Experiment for the Minisat Platform; J. Isern, et al. 6. XRASE: The X-Ray Spectroscopic Explorer; H. Schnopper, et al. 7. X-Ray Binary Systems: A Cauldron of Physical Processes; F. Giovannelli and L. Sabau-Graziati. 8. Three Reflection Telescopes for Wide Field Space Astronomy: First results from a 30cm Prototype and Prospects; R. Viotti, et al. 9. The Science Operations Centre of Minisat 01; A. Talavera, et al. 10. The Experiment CPLM (Comportamiento de Puentes líquidos en microgravedad) On Board Minisat 01; A. Sanz-Andrés, et al. 11. Stochastic Modeling of the Residual Acceleration Field in a Microgravity Environment; J. Casademunt and J. Viñals. 12. Numerical Studies of Fluid Flow in Microgravity Conditions for Confined Crystal Growth; X. Ruiz, et al. 13. EURD: The Mission and the Stellar Absolute Fluxes of B-type stars; C. Morales, et al. 14. Updated Parameters for the Decaying Neutrino Theory and EURD Observations of the Diffuse UV Background; D. Sciama. 15. EURD Data Provide Strong Evidence Against the Sciama Model of Radiative Decay of Massive Neutrinos; S. Bowyer, et al. 16. Modeling the Local Interstellar Medium; D. Breitschwerdt. 17.EURD Observations of Interstellar Radiation; J. Edelstein, et al. 18. The Local Interstellar Medium in the Direction of the Galactic Anticentre; R. Génova, et al. 19. Far-Ultraviolet Stellar Emission Measurements from UVSTAR; R. Stalio and A. Gregorio. 20. Spectrum of the Extreme Ultraviolet Nightglow as Measured by EURD; J.J. López- Moreno. 21. Atmospheric Background Measurement in the 300-400nm Band with a Balloon Borne Experiment during a Nocturnal Flight; G. Rosa, et al. 22. Pulsar Observations and Structure of the Local Insterstellar Medium; N.D. Ramesh-Bhat, et al. 23. EURD Data Processing; J.F. Gómez, et al. 24. LEGRI Operations. Detectors and Detector Stability; V. Reglero, et al. 25. LEGRI Background: Short Term Variability; F. Sánchez and V. Reglero. 26. Stimulating the Background Noise in the LEGRI CZT Detectors; C.L. Perfect, et al. 27. Comparison between Theoretical Predictions and LEGRI Background Noise Experimental Measurements; E. Porras, et al. 28. The CZT X-ray Imager on AXO; C. Budtz-Jørgensen, et al. 29. The EM Algorithm for Imaging with Gaps in the Detector Plane; F. Ballesteros Roselló. 30. LEGRI Instrument Health. A Historical Review; J. Suso, et al. 31. LEGRI Science Operations Center, Architecture and Operations; P. Blay, et al. 32. High Energy Astrophysics with Integral; G.G.C. Palumbo. 33. Imaging with the IBIS Mask; J. Berná, et al. 34. GAMMA-Ray Astronomy Beyond 2000: What Instruments for the N

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