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What does XRP stand for?

XRP stands for X-Ray Polychromator

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The satellite's active-cavity radiometer irradiance monitor revealed that the solar constant -- the total energy radiated by the sun -- varies in phase with the amount of solar activity, and Gurman says coordinated observations by ground-based instruments and Solar Max's X-ray polychromator have confirmed that energy "evaporation," or explosion, from the sun's chromosphere plays a role in the development of solar flares.
Research Laboratory, the abundances measured with the Lockheed-built X-ray polychromator (XRP) aboard the Solar Maximum Mission satellite differ in different parts of the sun, sometimes varying even from minute to minute.
Harrison of the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory in Didcot, England, covered 16 CMEs photographed with Solar Max's coronagraph and monitored with its X-ray polychromator.