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LAZIO-ALTEINO - Cosmic Ray Detector

  • Used on Marco Polo mission


  • Currently on board ISS


  • Will employ shielding tiles added on top and bottom of the device


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Principle of operation

    It is a cosmic ray detector constituted by scintillators and silicon strip detectors. Data acquisition is performed on a 512 Mbyte card. Shielding tiles will be placed on top and bottom of the detector to evaluate effectiveness of shielding


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Shielding Tiles (Eschilo Project)

  • Tiles realized by Aleniaspazio Torino 2 tiles 8*8*7cm


  • Used to evaluate effectiveness of shielding materials


  • 4 different materials are enclosed in a bag


  • Dosemeters are placed between the tile and the device


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