The JEM-X X-ray monitor on INTEGRAL

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Description

Integral is the first space observatory that can simultaneously observe objects in gamma rays, X-rays and visible light. Its principal targets are violent explosions known as gamma-ray bursts, powerful phenomena such as supernova explosions, and regions in the Universe thought to contain black holes.
DTU Space has provided 2 X-ray monitor instruments, JEM-X to INTEGRAL.
INTEGRAL was launched on Oct 17, 2002. The mission is currently approved by ESA until the end of 2020.
The INTEGRAL mission was approved by ESA in 1994, and launched in 2002. The mission is currently approved by ESA until the end of 2020.
AcronymJEM-X
StatusActive
Effective start/end date17/10/2002 → …

Keywords

  • INTEGRAL
  • ESA
  • X-rays

Research Output

  • 1 Journal article

The Influence of Stellar Spin on Ignition of Thermonuclear Runaways

Galloway, D. K., In't Zand, J. J. M., Chenevez, J., Keek, L., Sanchez-Fernandez, C., Worpel, H., Lampe, N., Kuulkers, E., Watts, A. & Ootes, L., 2018, In : Astrophysical Journal Letters. 857, 2, 6 p., L24 .

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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Activities

  • 6 Participating in or organising workshops, courses, seminars etc.
  • 5 Participating in or organising a conference
  • 2 Membership of commitees, commissions, boards, councils, associations, organisations, or similar
  • 1 Conference presentations

12th INTEGRAL conference, 1st AHEAD Gamma-Ray Workshop

Søren Brandt (Participant), , Niels Lund (Participant), , Jérôme Chenevez (Participant), , Irfan Kuvvetli (Participant), & Khaled Alizai (Participant)

11 Feb 201915 Feb 2019

Activity: Attending an eventParticipating in or organising a conference

INTEGRAL User Group Meeting 22

Søren Brandt (Participant)

11 Jun 201912 Jun 2019

Activity: Attending an eventParticipating in or organising workshops, courses, seminars etc.

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Integral Users Group Meeting 20

Søren Brandt (Participant)

21 Feb 201822 Feb 2018

Activity: Attending an eventParticipating in or organising workshops, courses, seminars etc.

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Press / Media

Interview på DR P1 Videnskabens verden

Jérôme Chenevez

07/04/2015

1 Media contribution

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