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Radiation Effects Testing and Calibration

This facility is available for the study of space radiation effects, in particular, Single Event Upset (SEU) Testing and Spacecraft Instrument Calibration. We can provide ion beams for more than 50 ion species at a wide range of energies and intensities. Our capabilities range from 29 MeV protons to 385 MeV uranium. You can see when the facility may be available by looking at SEU Availability. To get more information about our capabilities and services, use the more info request form. Registered users with existing accounts can reserve beam time using the time request form.

Our facility is frequently upgraded and improved in response to suggestions from our user community.  If you have any suggestions about how we can improve our services, please let us know how we can assist you to make your experience at the TVdG more pleasant and rewarding.

Examples of SEU Test Facility Capabilities