(Advanced X-ray Imaging Satellite)
(concept for space X-ray observatory)
AXIS is a concept for a NASA X-ray
aiming to image the celestial sphere
on the order of 0.5 arcsecond
angular resolution, covering 0.1-16 keV,
and generally more sensitive than Chandra X-ray Observatory.
The concept is for a mid-2020s launch.
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