IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Arc-second alignment of International X-Ray Observatory mirror segments in a fixed structure

2010 IEEE Aerospace Conference

Author(s): Evans, T.C. ; Kai-Wing Chan ; Saha, T.T.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 March 2010
Conference Location: Big Sky, MT, USA, USA
Conference Date: 6 March 2010
Page(s): 1 - 9
ISBN (CD): 978-1-4244-3888-4
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-3887-7
ISSN (CD): 1095-323X
ISSN (Paper): 1095-323X
DOI: 10.1109/AERO.2010.5446900
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The optics for the International X-Ray Observatory (IXO) require alignment and integration of about fourteen thousand thin mirror segments to achieve the mission goal of 3.0 square meters of... View More

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