Study of the Condition of CCD Matrices of Video Cameras On-Board ISS (Matritsa-Z1 (Matrix-Z1)) - 12.03.13
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Matritsa-Z1 (Matrix-1) examines the degradation of charged-coupled device (CCD) located in high-definition video (HDV) camcorders.
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Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos)Sponsoring Organization
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Information PendingISS Expedition Duration
September 2006 - April 2007Expeditions Assigned
14Previous ISS Missions
Study of state of CCD matrices of video cameras delivered onboard the ISS at different times and detecting noise level of CCD matrices. Assessment of a possible Earth imaging through window by using video camera mounted on bracket.
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Recording of state of CCD matrices of 3 video cameras and imagery of earth surface through window by means of video camera HDV SONY HVR-Z1J to be mounted on bracket. Three video cameras are used in the experiment: Video camera HDV SONY HVR-Z1J, Video camera HDV SONY HVR-Z1J, Video camera HDV SONY HVR-Z1J and video cassettes Sony PHDVM-63DM (7 pieces).