The procedures used to measure this distribution from BATSE (the Burst And Transient Source Experiment on NASA's Compton Gamma Ray Observatory) data are discussed.
What does BATSE stand for?
BATSE stands for Burst and Transient Source Experiment
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We have 3 other meanings of BATSE in our Acronym Attic
- Bomb and Arson Tracking System (Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives)
- Bradley Advanced Training System
- Bradley Armor Training System
- Brilliant Anti-Tank System
- British Anti Terrorist Squad (gaming clan)
- Broadband Array in Taiwan for Seismology
- Broadcast Area Teleservice
- Bullhead Area Transit System
- British American Tobacco South Africa
- Binocular and Telescope Service Centre (Australia)
- Beryllium Atomization and Thermal Spray Facility
- Battle Simulation
- Battlefield Automated Tactical Support System
- Battlefield Targeting Support System
- Behavioral Assessment and Technology Support System
- British Army Training Support Unit Belize
- Benzoic Acid Tolerance Test
- Birmingham Area Technology Task Force (Alabama)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The object, GRO J1744-28, first was observed in December, 1995, by an Earth-orbiting satellite, the Burst and Transient Source Experiment on board the Compton Gamma Ray Observatory.
Green line indicates position plotted by the Burst and Transient Source Experiment (in conjunction with readings from the Ulysses spacecraft).
The study, called the Burst and Transient Source Experiment (BATSE), indicates that gamma-ray bursts occur randomly and have a widespread distribution, Fishman says.