Open Access
Research Article

Fig. 6


Download original image

The relative contribution to absorbed dose rate of different GCR nuclei has been calculated as a function of the solar modulation parameter ϕ, that is shown on the x-axis. The different GCR nuclei are indicated using different line markers and colors (see legend). For the ICRU phantom, the most contributing GCR species are protons, followed by helium, oxygen and carbon nuclei. The contribution of Z > 1 GCR species increases with ϕ at the cost of the proton contribution. The CRaTER-μ detector experiences a significantly higher contribution due to Z > 2 GCR nuclei, however, with shielding, this effect is somewhat suppressed.

Current usage metrics show cumulative count of Article Views (full-text article views including HTML views, PDF and ePub downloads, according to the available data) and Abstracts Views on Vision4Press platform.

Data correspond to usage on the plateform after 2015. The current usage metrics is available 48-96 hours after online publication and is updated daily on week days.

Initial download of the metrics may take a while.