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The role of low-energy electrons in the charging process of LISA test masses

@inproceedings{Taioli2022TheRO,
  title={The role of low-energy electrons in the charging process of LISA test masses},
  author={Simone Taioli and Maurizio Dapor and Francesco Dimiccoli and Michele Fabi and V Ferroni and Catia Grimani and M.L. Villani and William Joseph Weber},
  year={2022}
}
. The space environment encountered by operating spacecraft is populated by a continuous flux of charged particles that penetrate into electronic devices inducing phantom commands and loss of control, eventually leading to satellite failure. Moreover, electron static discharge that results from secondary electron emission of the device materials can also be responsible for satellite malfunction. In this regard, the estimate of the total electron yield is fundamental for our understanding of the… 

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