Imagine the Universe!

X-ray Telescopes

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Level 1 topics include:

  • How Do You Focus X-rays??
  • Why Would You Want to Focus Them?

Level 2 topics include:

  • The Need for Focusing Cosmic X-rays
  • Physics of X-ray Imaging
  • X-ray Imaging Systems
  • A Brief History of X-ray Imaging

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Acting Project Leader: Dr. Barbara Mattson
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