Tiled Array of Pixelated CZT Imaging Detectors for ProtoEXIST2 and MIRAX-HXI

@article{Hong2013TiledAO,
  title={Tiled Array of Pixelated CZT Imaging Detectors for ProtoEXIST2 and MIRAX-HXI},
  author={Jaesub Hong and Branden E. Allen and Jonathan E. Grindlay and B{\'a}rbara H. G. Rodrigues and Jon Robert Ellis and Robert Baker and Scott Douglas Barthelmy and Peter H. Mao and Hiromasa Miyasaka and Jeff A. Apple},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science},
  year={2013},
  volume={60},
  pages={4610-4617}
}
We have assembled a tiled array (220 cm2) of fine pixel (0.6 mm) imaging CZT detectors for a balloon borne wide-field hard X-ray telescope, ProtoEXIST2. ProtoEXIST2 is a prototype experiment for a next generation hard X-ray imager MIRAX-HXI on board Lattes, a spacecraft from the Agencia Espacial Brasilieira. MIRAX will survey the 5 to 200 keV sky of Galactic bulge, adjoining southern Galactic plane and the extragalactic sky with 6 ' angular resolution. This survey will open a vast discovery… Expand

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