The Coronas-F Space Mission pp 55-127

Part of the Astrophysics and Space Science Library book series (ASSL, volume 400)

Study of Active Phenomena in the Solar Corona in the 8–350 Å Range by Imaging Spectroscopy Methods (SPIRIT Experiment)

  • I. A. Zhitnik
  • S. V. Kuzin
  • S. A. Bogachev
  • O. I. Bugaenko
  • Yu. S. Ivanov
  • A. P. Ignatyev
  • V. V. Krutov
  • A. V. Mitrofanov
  • S. N. Oparin
  • A. A. Pertsov
  • V. A. Slemzin
  • N. K. Sukhodrev
  • I. I. Sobelman
  • A. M. Urnov
  • S. V. Shestov
  • F. F. Goryaev
Chapter

Abstract

This review presents the basic characteristics of the SPIRIT instrument onboard the CORONAS-F satellite, description of observation programmes, summary of observation sessions and scientific data obtained, as well as the main results in the research of hot coronal plasma, solar flares and the eruptive phenomena.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • I. A. Zhitnik
    • 1
  • S. V. Kuzin
    • 1
  • S. A. Bogachev
    • 1
  • O. I. Bugaenko
    • 1
  • Yu. S. Ivanov
    • 1
  • A. P. Ignatyev
    • 1
  • V. V. Krutov
    • 1
  • A. V. Mitrofanov
    • 1
  • S. N. Oparin
    • 1
  • A. A. Pertsov
    • 1
  • V. A. Slemzin
    • 1
  • N. K. Sukhodrev
    • 1
  • I. I. Sobelman
    • 1
  • A. M. Urnov
    • 1
  • S. V. Shestov
    • 1
  • F. F. Goryaev
    • 1
  1. 1.LPIMoscowRussia

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