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Lunar elemental composition and ivestigations with D-CIXS x-ray mapping spectrometer on SMART-1

Grande, M.; Dunkin, S.; Howe, C.; Browning, R.; Kellett, B.; Perry, C. H.; Swinyard, B.; Waltham, N.; Kent, B.; Huovenin, J.; Thomas, N.; Mal, U.; Hughes, D.; Alleyne, H.; Russell, S.; Grady, M.; Lundin, R.; Barabash, S.; Baker, D.; Murray, C. D.; Guest,, J.; Casanova, I.; Maurice, S. and Foing, B. (2004). Lunar elemental composition and ivestigations with D-CIXS x-ray mapping spectrometer on SMART-1. In: 35th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 15-19 March 2004, Houston, Texas, USA.

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Abstract

The D-CIXS Compact X-ray Spectrometer on ESA SMART-1 successfully launched in Sept 2003 can derive 45 km resolution images of the Moon with a spectral resolution of 185 eV, providing the first high-resolution global map of rock forming element abundances.

Item Type: Conference Item
Extra Information: Abstract #1519
Academic Unit/Department: Science > Physical Sciences
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Earth, Planetary, Space and Astronomical Research (CEPSAR)
Item ID: 8712
Depositing User: Kyra Proctor
Date Deposited: 23 Jul 2007
Last Modified: 06 Dec 2010 17:31
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/8712
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