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Space Radiation Damage Measurements in the Earth Synchronous Orbit

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4 Author(s)
Sarles, F.Williams ; M.I.T. Lincoln Laboratory Lexington, Mass. 02173 ; Stanley, Alan G. ; Roberge, James K. ; Godfrey, B.W.

For direct measurement of the integrated radiation dose experienced in Earth synchronous orbit, p-i-n diodes were flown as radiation dosimeters on LES-6. The diode, which has a lifetime of 10-4 seconds in the intrinsic region, was originally developed as a neutron dosimeter, but can detect 1-MeV electron fluences as low as 1013 e·cm-2. Observations over three years in orbit are presented.

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Aerospace and Electronic Systems, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:AES-9 ,  Issue: 6 )

Date of Publication:

Nov. 1973

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