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Title: Fabricating Sub-collimating Grids for an X-ray Solar Imaging Spectrometer using LIGA Techniques
Authors: Brennan, R.
Hecht, M.
Wiberg, D.
Manion, S.
Bonivert, W.
Hruby, J.
Scholz, M.
Stowe, T.
Kenny, T.
Jackson, K.
Malek, C.
Issue Date: 1995
Citation: SPIE Conf. On Micromachining and Microfabrication 95
Austin, TX
Abstract: This paper describes fabrication of sub-collimating X-ray grids that are used in an instrument for the High Energy Solar Spectroscopic Imager ( HESSI ), a proposed NASA mission that will promote understanding of solar particle acceleration and explosive energy release in the magnetized plasmas at the Sun. The HESSI comprises 12 rotating pairs of high-aspect-ratio, high-Z grids; each pair is separated by 1.7 meters and backed by a single Ge detector.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2014/32251
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