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Inorganic Materials: Applied Research

, Volume 8, Issue 2, pp 222–228 | Cite as

Numerical simulation of metrological characteristics of cosmic radiation detectors

  • I. A. Zolotarev
  • L. S. Novikov
  • V. I. Osedlo
  • V. I. Tulupov
  • N. P. Chirskaya
Materials of Aeronautic and Space Engineering

Abstract

In this paper, we describe the methods and results of mathematical simulation of the interaction between cosmic rays and detectors. This has increased the accuracy of determining the level of radiation impact on materials and components of spacecraft. The application of the results obtained in the design and production of advanced spacecraft will significantly increase the reliability and extend the service time under the cosmic radiation exposure.

Keywords

cosmic rays semiconductor detector calibration event selection mathematical simulation 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • I. A. Zolotarev
    • 1
  • L. S. Novikov
    • 1
  • V. I. Osedlo
    • 1
  • V. I. Tulupov
    • 1
  • N. P. Chirskaya
    • 1
  1. 1.Skobeltsyn Institute of Nuclear PhysicsMoscow State UniversityMoscowRussia

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