Large area soft X-ray collimator to facilitate X-ray optics testing
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Large area soft X-ray collimator to facilitate X-ray optics testing semiannual progress report (March 1 through September 1, 1994)

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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, National Technical Information Service, distributor in [Washington, D.C, Springfield, Va .
Written in English


  • Collimation.,
  • Collimators.,
  • Computer aided design.,
  • Point sources.,
  • X ray detectors.,
  • X ray optics.,
  • X rays.

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Statementprepared by Samuel L. Espy.
SeriesNASA contractor report -- NASA CR-196923.
ContributionsUnited States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15381468M

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