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Ten Years of ChandraWe celebrated the 10-th anniversary of the Launch of the Chandra X-ray Observatory on July 13, 2009. During these 10 years data from this Great Observatory have had a profound impact on 21st century astrophysics. With its unrivaled capability to produce sub-arcsecond images, the Observatory has enabled astronomers to make new discoveries in topics as diverse as comets and cosmology. We shall review some of the highlights, discuss the current status, and future plans.
Document ID
20090038177
Document Type
Conference Paper
Authors
Weisskopf, Martin C. (NASA Marshall Space Flight Center Huntsville, AL, United States)
Date Acquired
August 24, 2013
Publication Date
September 7, 2009
Subject Category
Astrophysics
Report/Patent Number
M09-0731
Meeting Information
X-Ray Astronomy 2009(Bologna)
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.