CRaTER: The Cosmic Ray Telescope for the Effects of Radiation Experiment on the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Mission

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Spence, H. E.; Case, A. W.; Golightly, M. J.; Heine, T.; Larsen, B. A.; Blake, J. B.; Caranza, P.; Crain, W. R.; George, J.; Lalic, M.; Lin, A.; Looper, M. D.; Mazur, J. E.; Salvaggio, D.; Kasper, J. C.; Stubbs, T. J.; Doucette, M.; Ford, Peter Gerald; Foster, Richard F.; Goeke, Robert F.; Gordon, Dorothy; Klatt, Brian W.; O'Connor, J.; Smith, M.; Onsager, T.; Zeitlin, C.; Townsend, L. W.; Charara, Y.;
(2009)
  • Publisher: Springer Netherlands
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1007/s11214-009-9584-8
  • Subject:
    arxiv: Physics::Geophysics | Astrophysics::Earth and Planetary Astrophysics | Astrophysics::Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics | Physics::Space Physics

The Cosmic Ray Telescope for the Effects of Radiation (CRaTER) on the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) characterizes the radiation environment to be experienced by humans during future lunar missions. CRaTER measures the effects of ionizing energy loss in matter due t... View more
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