The development of an integrated circuit data encoder for a particle-counting satellite experiment

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleReport (National Research Council of Canada. Radio and Electrical Engineering Division : ERB); no. ERB-802
Physical description43 p.
AbstractThis report describes the development of a sixteen-channel integrated-circuit data encoder that is part of a particle-counting experiment in the ISIS-A satellite. Emphasis is placed on the design factors which affect the reliability and performance of the encoder. An attempt is made to give the prospective experimenter a feel for the meticulous attention to detail that is necessary in the design, construction, and testing of spacecraft equipment. Some of the constraints that are beyond the control of the experimenter are discussed.
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PublisherNational Research Council of Canada, Radio and Electrical Engineering Division
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada
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NRC number46922
NPARC number21275873
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Record created2015-07-21
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