The science of AGILE: Part II

C. Pittori, M. Tavani, G. Barbiellini, A. Argan, N. Auricchio, A. Bulgarelli, P. Caraveo, E. Celesti, A. Chen, V. Cocco, E. Costa, E. Del Monte, G. Di Cocco, G. Fedel, M. Feroci, M. Fiorini, T. Froysland, M. Galli, F. Gianotti, A. GiulianiC. Labanti, I. Lapshov, F. Lazzarotto, P. Lipari, F. Longo, E. Mattaini, S. Mereghetti, E. Morelli, A. Morselli, L. Pacciani, A. Pellizzoni, F. Perotti, P. Picozza, C. Pontoni, G. Porrovecchio, B. Preger, M. Prest, M. Rapisarda, E. Rossi, A. Rubini, P. Soffitta, M. Trifoglio, E. Vallazza, S. Vercellone, D. Zanello

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In this paper (Part II) we discuss the expected scientific performance of the AGILE mission, focusing on the large FOV, the spatial resolution and PSF of the γ-ray imager, and the crucial capability of simultaneous hard-X and γ-ray imaging with ∼ 1 - 3 arcmin resolution.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)239 - 246
Number of pages8
JournalNuclear Physics B - Proceedings Supplements
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2002
Externally publishedYes


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

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Pittori, C., Tavani, M., Barbiellini, G., Argan, A., Auricchio, N., Bulgarelli, A., ... Zanello, D. (2002). The science of AGILE: Part II. Nuclear Physics B - Proceedings Supplements, 113, 239 - 246.