Phys : Seminars / 15.12.2014 - Vadim Burwitz : The eROSITA X-ray All Sky Survey Telescope

The eROSITA X-ray All Sky Survey Telescope

Vadim Burwitz
Max-Planck-Institut Für  Extraterrestrische Physik
15 December 2014, Monday, 14:40
Cavid Erginsoy Seminar Room, Physics Department, 3rd floor

Abstract: The construction of the eROSITA telescope that will fly on the Russian-German Spektr Roentgen Gamma mission with a planned launch in Spring 2016 is nearing completion. I will report on the scientific objectives of the mission and also give an overview on the design, development and testing of the X-ray telescope.

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