Shuttle Flight Test of an Advanced Gamma-Ray Detection System.
Final scientific rept. 1 Jan 82-31 Mar 83,
FLORIDA UNIV GAINESVILLE SPACE ASTRONOMY LAB
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A detector system consisting of an n-type, high-purity germanium detector in a bismuth germanate anticompton shield has been developed for flight on a space shuttle mission. The BGO shield consists of six trapezoidal segments, each one being 14.6 cm long by 2.74 cm thick, mounted in a hexagonal shape about the axis of the germanium detector can. Author
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