Desiree Della Monica Ferreira

Desiree Della Monica Ferreira

Senior Scientist

DTU SPACE
National Space Institute

Astrophysics and Atmospheric Physics
Astrophysics and Atmospheric Physics

Technical University of Denmark

Elektrovej

Building 327, room 208

2800 Kgs. Lyngby

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Fax +45 45 25 95 75
E-mail desiree@space.dtu.dk
ORCID 0000-0003-4003-3256
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2017
 

On X-ray telescopes in general and the Athena optics in particular

Westergaard, Niels Jørgen Stenfeldt ; Della Monica Ferreira, Desiree ; Massahi, Sonny
in journal: Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment (ISSN: 0168-9002) (DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nima.2017.01.058), vol: 873, pages: 5-11, 2017

Type: Journal article (Peer reviewed)

Status: Published     |    Year: 2017     |    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nima.2017.01.058

 

Development of ATHENA mirror modules

Collon, Maximilien J. ; Vacanti, Giuseppe ; Barrière, Nicolas M. ; Landgraf, Boris ; Günther, Ramses ; Vervest, Mark ; Van Der Hoeven, Roy ; Dekker, Danielle ; Chatbi, Abdel ; Girou, David Alain ; Sforzini, Jessica ; Beijersbergen, Marco W. ; Bavdaz, Marcos ; Wille, Eric ; Fransen, Sebastiaan ; Shortt, Brian ; Haneveld, Jeroen ; Koelewijn, Arenda ; Booysen, Karin ; Wijnperle, Maurice ; Van Baren, Coen ; Eigenraam, Alexander ; Müller, Peter ; Krumrey, Michael ; Burwitz, Vadim ; Pareschi, Giovanni ; Massahi, Sonny ; Christensen, Finn Erland ; Della Monica Ferreira, Desiree ; Valsecchi, Giuseppe ; Oliver, Paul ; Checquer, Ian ; Ball, Kevin ; Zuknik, Karl Heinz ; O'Dell, Stephen L. (Editor)
part of: Optics for EUV, X-Ray, and Gamma-Ray Astronomy VIII;, 2017,
Presented at:
SPIE Optical Engineering + Applications, 2017, San Diego

Type: Article in proceedings (Peer reviewed)

Status: Published     |    Year: 2017     |    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.2273704

 

Industrialization of the mirror plate coatings for the ATHENA mission

Massahi, Sonny ; Christensen, Finn Erland ; Della Monica Ferreira, Desiree ; Shortt, B. ; Collon, M. ; Sforzini, J. ; Landgraf, B. ; Hinze, F. ; Aulhorn, S. ; Biedermann, R.
part of: Optics for EUV, X-Ray, and Gamma-Ray Astronomy VIII, 2017, SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering,
Presented at:
SPIE Optical Engineering + Applications, 2017, San Diego

Type: Article in proceedings (Peer reviewed)

Status: Published     |    Year: 2017     |    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.2274783

 

The ATHENA telescope and optics status

Bavdaz, Marcos ; Wille, Eric ; Ayre, Mark ; Ferreira, Ivo ; Shortt, Brian ; Fransen, Sebastiaan ; Collon, Maximilien ; Vacanti, Giuseppe ; Barriere, Nicolas ; Landgraf, Boris ; Haneveld, Jeroen ; van Baren, Coen ; Zuknik, Karl-Heintz ; Della Monica Ferreira, Desiree ; Massahi, Sonny ; Christensen, Finn Erland ; Krumrey, Michael ; Burwitz, Vadim ; Pareschi, Giovanni ; Spiga, Daniele ; Valsecchi, Giuseppe ; Vernani, Dervis ; Oliver, Paul ; Seidel, André
part of: Optics for EUV, X-Ray, and Gamma-Ray Astronomy VIII, 2017, SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering,
Presented at:
SPIE Optical Engineering + Applications, 2017, San Diego

Type: Article in proceedings (Peer reviewed)

Status: Published     |    Year: 2017     |    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.2274776

 

Optical simulations for design, alignment, and performance prediction of silicon pore optics for the ATHENA x-ray telescope

Spiga, D. ; Della Monica Ferreira, Desiree ; Shortt, B. ; Bavdaz, M. ; Bergback Knudsen, E. ; Bergbäck Knudsen, Erik ; Bianucci, G. ; Christensen, Finn Erland ; Civitani, M. ; Collon, M. ; Conconi, P. ; Fransen, S. ; Marioni, F. ; Massahi, Sonny ; Pareschi, G. ; Salmaso, B. ; Jegers, A. S. ; Tayabaly, K. ; Valsecchi, G. ; Westergaard, Niels Jørgen Stenfeldt ; Wille, E.
part of: Optics for EUV, X-Ray, and Gamma-Ray Astronomy VIII, 2017, SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering,
Presented at:
SPIE Optical Engineering + Applications, 2017, San Diego

Type: Article in proceedings (Peer reviewed)

Status: Published     |    Year: 2017     |    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.2274905

2016
 

Simulation and modeling of silicon pore optics for the ATHENA X-ray telescope

Spiga, D. ; Christensen, Finn Erland ; Bavdaz, M. ; Civitani, M.M. ; Conconi, P. ; Della Monica Ferreira, Desiree ; Bergbäck Knudsen, Erik ; Massahi, Sonny ; Pareschi, G. ; Salmaso, B. ; Shortt, B. ; Tayabaly, K. ; Westergaard, Niels Jørgen Stenfeldt ; Wille, E.
part of: Proceedings of Space Telescopes and Instrumentation 2016: Ultraviolet to Gamma Ray, 2016, SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering,
Presented at:
Space Telescopes and Instrumentation 2016, 2016, Edinburgh

Type: Article in proceedings (Peer reviewed)

Status: Published     |    Year: 2016     |    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.2232230

 

Development and production of a multilayer-coated X-ray reecting stack for the Athena mission

Massahi, Sonny ; Della Monica Ferreira, Desiree ; Christensen, Finn Erland ; Shortt, B. ; Girou, D.A. ; Collon, M. ; Landgraf, B. ; Barriere, N. ; Krumrey, M. ; Cibik, L. ; Schreiber, S.
part of: Proceedings of Space Telescopes and Instrumentation 2016: Ultraviolet to Gamma Ray, 2016, SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering,
Presented at:
Space Telescopes and Instrumentation 2016, 2016, Edinburgh

Type: Article in proceedings (Peer reviewed)

Status: Published     |    Year: 2016     |    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.2233519

 

Simulating X-ray telescopes with McXtrace: A case study of ATHENA's optics

Della Monica Ferreira, Desiree ; Bergbäck Knudsen, Erik ; Westergaard, Niels Jørgen Stenfeldt ; Christensen, Finn Erland ; Massahi, Sonny ; Shortt, B. ; Spiga, D. ; Solstade, Mathias ; Lefmann, Kim
part of: Proceedings of Space Telescopes and Instrumentation 2016: Ultraviolet to Gamma Ray, 2016, SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering,
Presented at:
Space Telescopes and Instrumentation 2016, 2016, Edinburgh

Type: Article in proceedings (Peer reviewed)

Status: Published     |    Year: 2016     |    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.2233060

 

The ATHENA Optics Development

Bavdaz, Marcos ; Wille, Eric ; Shortt, Brian ; Fransen, Sebastiaan ; Collon, Maximilien ; Barriere, Nicolas ; Yanson, Alexei ; Vacanti, Giuseppe ; Haneveld, Jeroen ; van Baren, Coen ; Zuknik, Karl-Heinz ; Christensen, Finn Erland ; Della Monica Ferreira, Desiree ; Krumrey, Michael ; Burwitz, Vadim ; Pareschi, Giovanni ; Spiga, Daniele ; Valsecchi, Giuseppe ; Vernani, Dervis
part of: Proceedings of Space Telescopes and Instrumentation 2016: Ultraviolet to Gamma Ray, 2016, SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering,
Presented at:
Space Telescopes and Instrumentation 2016, 2016, Edinburgh

Type: Article in proceedings (Peer reviewed)

Status: Published     |    Year: 2016     |    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.2233037

 

X-ray mirror development and testing for the ATHENA mission

Della Monica Ferreira, Desiree ; Jakobsen, Anders Clemen ; Massahi, Sonny ; Christensen, Finn Erland ; Shortt, Brian ; Garnaes, Jørgen ; Torras-Rosell, Antoni ; Krumrey, Michael ; Cibik, Levent ; Marggraf, Stefanie
part of: Proceedings of Space Telescopes and Instrumentation 2016: Ultraviolet to Gamma Ray, 2016, SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering,
Presented at:
Space Telescopes and Instrumentation 2016, 2016, Edinburgh

Type: Article in proceedings (Peer reviewed)

Status: Published     |    Year: 2016     |    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.2232962