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DXS (Diffuse X-ray Spectrometer)




An instrument built by the University of Wisconsin-Madison and flown as an attached payload on board the Space Shuttle Endeavour (STS-54), Jan. 13–19, 1993. Its main goal was to obtain spectra of the diffuse soft X-ray background in the energy range 0.15–0.28 keV.


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