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Conference article
2012
6 Citations (Scopus)
Astrophysics
Gamma Rays
gamma ray bursts
Telescopes
Gamma rays
2006
2 Citations (Scopus)

Swift gamma-ray burst explorer: The first results

Nousek, J. A., Jan 1 2006, In : Chinese Journal of Astronomy and Astrophysics. 6, SUPPL. 1, p. 357-360 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

afterglows
gamma ray bursts
observatories
observatory
bursts
2005
1 Citation (Scopus)

Absolute timing with the SWIFT X-ray telescope (XRT)

Cusumano, G., Mangano, V., Mineo, T., La Parola, V., La Barbera, A., Campana, S., Chincarini, G., Tagliaferri, G., Moretti, A., Romano, P., Capalbi, M., Perri, M., Giommi, P., Burrows, D., Morris, D., Hill, J. E., Kennea, J., Nousek, J. A., Pagani, C., Angelini, L. & 6 others, Osborne, J. P., Abbey, A. F., Beardmore, A., Goad, M. R., Page, K. & Wells, A., Dec 1 2005, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 5898, p. 1-6 6 p., 58981A.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

X-ray Telescopes
Telescopes
Timing
time measurement
telescopes
4 Citations (Scopus)

Controlling the Swift XRT CCD temperature with passive cooling

Kennea, J. A., Burrows, D. N., Wells, A., Pagani, C., Hill, J. E., Racusin, J. L., Morris, D., Hunsberger, S., Abbey, A. F., Beardmore, A., Campana, S., Chester, M., Chincarini, G., Cusumano, G., Gehrels, N., Godet, O., Mineo, T., La Parola, V., Mangano, V., Moretti, A. & 6 others, Nousek, J. A., Osborne, J., Page, K., Perri, M., Tagliaferri, G. & Tamburelli, F., Dec 1 2005, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 5898, p. 1-11 11 p., 589816.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

X-ray Telescopes
Charge coupled devices
Telescopes
Cooling
charge coupled devices
4 Citations (Scopus)

In-flight calibration of the SWIFT XRT effective area

Romano, P., Cusumano, G., Campana, S., Mangano, V., Moretti, A., Abbey, A. F., Angelini, L., Beardmore, A., Burrows, D. N., Capalbi, M., Chincarini, G., Citterio, O., Giommi, P., Goad, M. R., Godet, O., Hartner, G. D., Hill, J. E., Kennea, J., LaParola, V., Mineo, T. & 9 others, Morris, D., Nousek, J. A., Osborne, J., Page, K., Pagani, C., Perri, M., Tagliaferri, G., Tamburelli, F. & Wells, A., Dec 1 2005, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 5898, p. 1-8 8 p., 589819.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

X-ray Telescopes
Telescopes
Calibration
flight
telescopes
13 Citations (Scopus)

In-flight calibration of the Swift XRT point spread function

Moretti, A., Campana, S., Mineo, T., Romano, P., Abbey, A. F., Angelini, L., Beardmore, A., Burkert, W., Burrows, D. N., Capalbi, M., Chincarini, G., Citterio, O., Cusumano, G., Freyberg, M. J., Giommi, P., Goad, M. R., Godet, O., Hartner, G. D., Hill, J. E., Kennea, J. & 11 others, La Parola, V., Mangano, V., Morris, D., Nousek, J. A., Osborne, J., Page, K., Pagani, C., Perri, M., Tagliaferri, G., Tamburelli, F. & Wells, A., Dec 1 2005, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 5898, p. 1-9 9 p., 589818.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

X-ray Telescopes
Optical transfer function
point spread functions
Telescopes
Calibration
7 Citations (Scopus)

The in-flight spectroscopic performance of the Swift XRT CCD camera

Osborne, J. P., Beardmore, A. P., Godet, O., Abbey, A. F., Goad, M. R., Page, K. L., Wells, A. A., Angelini, L., Burrows, D. N., Campana, S., Chincarini, G., Citterio, O., Cusumano, G., Giommi, P., Hill, J. E., Kennea, J., LaParola, V., Mangano, V., Mineo, T., Moretti, A. & 6 others, Nousek, J. A., Pagani, C., Perri, M., Romano, P., Tagliaferri, G. & Tamburelli, F., Dec 1 2005, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 5898, p. 1-8 8 p., 589817.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

X-ray Telescopes
CCD Camera
CCD cameras
Charge coupled devices
Telescopes
2 Citations (Scopus)

The unique observing capabilities of the Swift X-ray Telescope

Hill, J. E., Angelini, L., Morris, D. C., Burrows, D. N., Abbey, A. F., Campana, S., Capalbi, M., Cusumano, G., Kennea, J. A., Klar, R., Mangels, C., Moretti, A., Osborne, J. P., Perri, M., Racusin, J., Tagliaferri, G., Tamburelli, F., Wood, P., Nousek, J. A. & Wells, A., Dec 1 2005, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 5898, p. 1-16 16 p., 589815.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

X-ray Telescopes
Telescopes
telescopes
Observatories
Fluxes
2004
181 Citations (Scopus)

Readout Modes and Automated Operation of the Swift X-Ray Telescope

Hill, J. E., Burrows, D. N., Nousek, J. A., Abbey, A. F., Ambrosi, R. M., Bräuninger, H., Burkert, W., Campana, S., Cheruvu, C., Cusumano, G., Freyberg, M. J., Hartner, G. D., Klar, R., Mangels, C., Moretti, A., Mori, K., Morris, D. C., Short, A. D. T., Tagliaferri, G., Watson, D. J. & 2 others, Wood, P. & Wells, A., May 3 2004, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 5165, p. 217-231 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

X-ray Telescopes
Telescopes
readout
telescopes
X rays
6 Citations (Scopus)

Swift GRB Mission

Nousek, J. A., May 3 2004, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 5165, p. 169-174 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

afterglows
Burst
Telescopes
bursts
telescopes
10 Citations (Scopus)

Swift XRT Effective Area measured at the Panter end-to-end tests

Tagliaferri, G., Moretti, A., Campana, S., Abbey, A. F., Ambrosi, R. M., Angelini, L., Beardmore, A., Bräuninger, H., Burkert, W., Burrows, D. N., Capalbi, M., Chincarini, G., Citterio, O., Cusumano, G., Freyberg, M. J., Giommi, P., Hartner, G. D., Hill, J. E., Mori, K., Morris, D. & 7 others, Mukerjee, K., Nousek, J. A., Osborne, J., Short, A. D. T., Tamburelli, F., Watson, D. J. & Wells, A., May 3 2004, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 5165, p. 241-250 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

X-ray Telescopes
Telescopes
telescopes
X rays
Gamma-ray Bursts
48 Citations (Scopus)

SWIFT XRT Point Spread Function measured at the Panter end-to-end tests

Moretti, A., Campana, S., Tagliaferri, G., Abbey, A. F., Ambrosi, R. M., Angelini, L., Beardmore, A., Bräuninger, H. W., Burkert, W., Burrows, D. N., Capalbi, M., Chincarini, G., Citterio, O., Cusumano, G., Freyberg, M. J., Giommi, P., Hartner, G. D., Hill, J. E., Mori, K., Morris, D. & 7 others, Mukerjee, K., Nousek, J. A., Osborne, J., Short, A. D. T., Tamburelli, F., Watson, D. J. & Wells, A., May 3 2004, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 5165, p. 232-240 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

X-ray Telescopes
Optical transfer function
point spread functions
Telescopes
telescopes

The SWIFT gamma-ray burst observatory

Wells, A., Gehrels, N., White, N., Barthelmy, S. D., Nousek, J. A., Burrows, D. N., Roming, P., Mason, K. O., Chincarini, G. & Giommi, P., Dec 20 2004, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 5488, PART 1, p. 403-414 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Gamma-ray Bursts
Observatories
Observatory
Burst
gamma ray bursts
36 Citations (Scopus)

The Swift Ultra-Violet/Optical Telescope

Roming, P. W. A., Hunsberger, S. D., Mason, K. O., Nousek, J. A., Broos, P. S., Carter, M. J., Hancock, B. K., Huckle, H. E., Kennedy, T. E., Killough, R., Koch, T. S., McLelland, M. K., Pryzby, M. S., Smith, P. J., Soto, J. C., Stock, J., Boyd, P. T. & Still, M. D., May 3 2004, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 5165, p. 262-276 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Optical telescopes
Ultraviolet
Telescope
telescopes
afterglows
63 Citations (Scopus)

The Swift X-Ray Telescope

Burrows, D. N., Hill, J. E., Nousek, J. A., Wells, A., Chincarini, G., Abbey, A. F., Beardmore, A., Bosworth, J., Bräuninger, H. W., Burkert, W., Campana, S., Capalbi, M., Chang, W., Citterio, O., Freyberg, M. J., Giommi, P., Hartner, G. D., Killough, R., Kittle, B., Klar, R. & 14 others, Mangels, C., McMeekin, M., Miles, B. J., Moretti, A., Mori, K., Morris, D. C., Mukerjee, K., Osborne, J. P., Short, A. D. T., Tagliaferri, G., Tamburelli, F., Watson, D. J., Willingale, R. & Zugger, M., May 3 2004, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 5165, p. 201-216 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

X-ray Telescopes
Gamma-ray Bursts
gamma ray bursts
Telescopes
Gamma rays
2002
185 Citations (Scopus)

Advanced CCD imaging spectrometer (ACIS) instrument on the Chandra X-ray Observatory

Garmire, G. P., Bautz, M. W., Ford, P. G., Nousek, J. A. & Ricker, G. R., Dec 1 2002, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 4851, 1, p. 28-44 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Imaging Spectrometer
imaging spectrometers
Observatories
Observatory
Charge coupled devices
6 Citations (Scopus)

An algorithm for locating PSF-Like events and computing the centroid in X-ray images

Hill, J. E., Cheruvu, C., Abbey, T. F., Ambrosi, R. M., Burrows, D. N., Short, A. D. T., Wells, A. & Nousek, J. A., Dec 1 2002, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 4851, 2, p. 1347-1355 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

X-ray Telescopes
Gamma-ray Bursts
Centroid
centroids
gamma ray bursts
8 Citations (Scopus)

The swift X-ray telescope (XRT)

Burrows, D. N., Hill, J. E., Nousek, J. A., Wells, A. A., Short, A. D., Ambrosi, R. M., Chincarini, G., Citterio, O. & Tagliaferri, G., Dec 1 2002, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 4851, 2, p. 1320-1325 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

X-ray Telescopes
Telescopes
Gamma-ray Bursts
telescopes
afterglows
1999
7 Citations (Scopus)

Large-area reflection grating spectrometer for the Constellation-X mission

Kahn, S. M., Paerels, F. B., Peterson, J. R., Rasmussen, A. P., Schattenburg, M. L., Ricker, G. R., Bautz, M. W., Doty, J. P., Prigozhin, G. Y., Nousek, J. A., Burrows, D. N., Hill, J. E. & Cash, W. C., Dec 1 1999, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 3765, p. 94-103 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Constellation-X
Diffraction gratings
Spectrometer
Gratings
Spectrometers
1998
7 Citations (Scopus)

Calibration results for the AXAF flight contamination monitor

Elsner, R. F., O'Dell, S. L., Ramsey, B. D., Tennant, A. F., Weisskopf, M. C., Kolodziejczak, J. J., Swartz, D. A., Engelhaupt, D. E., Garmire, G. P., Nousek, J. A., Bautz, M. W., Gaetz, T. J. & Zhao, P., Dec 1 1998, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 3444, p. 177-188 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

X Ray Astrophysics Facility
Astrophysics
Contamination
monitors
Monitor
14 Citations (Scopus)

Joint AXAF high-resolution mirror assembly and AXAF CCD Imaging Spectrometer calibration at the MSFC X-ray calibration facility

Nousek, J. A., Townsley, L. K., Chartas, G., Burrows, D. N., Moskalenko, E., Sambruna, R., Pesce, J., Grant, C., Nishikida, K., Cawley, L., Broos, P. S., Koch, T. S., Garmire, A., Garmire, G. & Bautz, M., Dec 1 1998, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 3444, p. 225-233 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

X Ray Astrophysics Facility
Imaging Spectrometer
imaging spectrometers
Charge coupled devices
Optical transfer function
2 Citations (Scopus)

Optimizing the ACIS effective area and energy resolution

Chartas, G., Garmire, G., Nousek, J., Koch, S., Kissel, S., Prigozhin, G. & Bautz, M., Dec 1 1998, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 3444, p. 258-266 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Charge coupled devices
charge coupled devices
Energy
Calibration
grade
79 Citations (Scopus)

X-ray CCD calibration for the AXAF CCD Imaging Spectrometer

Bautz, M., Pivovaroff, M., Baganoff, F., Isobe, T., Jones, S., Kissel, S., LaMarr, B., Manning, H., Prigozhin, G., Ricker, G., Nousek, J., Grant, C., Nishikida, K., Scholze, F. & Thornagel, R., Dec 1 1998, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 3444, p. 210-224 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

X Ray Astrophysics Facility
Imaging Spectrometer
imaging spectrometers
Charge coupled devices
Spectrometers
1997
11 Citations (Scopus)

Absolute calibration of the AXAF telescope effective area

Kellogg, E., Cohen, L., Edgar, R., Evans, I., Freeman, M., Gaetz, T., Jerius, D., McDermott, W. C., McKinnon, P., Murray, S., Podgorski, W., Schwartz, D., Van Speybroeck, L., Wargelin, B., Zombeck, M., Weisskopf, M., Elsner, R., O'Dell, S., Tennant, A., Kolodziejczak, J. & 12 others, Garmire, G., Nousek, J., Kraft, S., Scholze, F., Thornagel, R., Ulm, G., Flanagan, K., Dewey, D., Bautz, M., Texter, S., Arenberg, J. & Carlson, R., Dec 1 1997, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 3113, p. 515-525 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

X Ray Astrophysics Facility
Telescopes
Telescope
Calibration
telescopes
3 Citations (Scopus)

ASCA observations of the starburst galaxy M82

Tsuru, T., Hayashi, I., Awaki, H., Koyama, K., Fukazawa, Y., Ishisaki, Y., Iwasawa, K., Ohashi, T., Petre, R. & Nousek, J., Dec 1 1997, In : Revista Mexicana de Astronomia y Astrofisica: Serie de Conferencias. 6, p. 218-220 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

starburst galaxies
gas
temperature
analysis
gases
1994
5 Citations (Scopus)

Soft X-ray spectroscopy using charge-coupled devices with thin poly gates and floating gate output amplifiers

Kraft, R. P., Burrows, D. N., Garmire, G. P., Lumb, D. H., Nousek, J. A., Skinner, M. A., Janesick, J. R., Elliot, T., Collins, S. A. & Vu, P., Sep 16 1994, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 2280, p. 320-332 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Charge-coupled Device
Soft X-ray
X-ray Spectroscopy
X ray spectroscopy
Charge coupled devices
1985

SOFT X-RAY MAPS OF THE LARGE MAGELLANIC CLOUD.

Singh, K. P., Nousek, J. A., Burrows, D. N. & Garmire, G. P., Dec 1 1985, In : European Space Agency, (Special Publication) ESA SP. p. 131-136 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Magellanic clouds
X rays
x rays
HEAO 1
hydrogen