Accession Number:

ADA001759

Title:

Rocket-Borne Solar Extreme Ultraviolet Double Spectrophotometer.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Mar 72-30 Jun 74,

Corporate Author:

COMSTOCK AND WESTCOTT INC CAMBRIDGE MASS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-07-31

Pagination or Media Count:

177.0

Abstract:

The report describes the design, development, and fabrication of a solar extreme ultraviolet double spectrophotometer for sounding rockets. The instrument consists of a grazing-incidence grating spectrophotometer Type I, a normal-incidence grating spectrophotometer Type II, and an auxiliary ultraviolet photometer. The report also describes the design and fabrication of ground support equipment GSE for the two instruments and field services supporting the launch of the instrument.

Subject Categories:

  • Astrophysics
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE