Accession Number:

AD0269867

Title:

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT OF A PROTON SPECTROMETER

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AEROSPACE CORP EL SEGUNDO CALIF

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Report Date:

1961-06-30

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

A proton spectrometer system has been developed to measure the flux and energy spectrum of protons above 1 Mev in the Van Allen radiation belts and interplanetary space. The instrument will be flown on the Advent satellite and other Air Force vehicles to obtain information pertinent to reliability of satellite components in the space environment. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE