ESA's X-ray Multi Mirror mission was
launched in 1999.
One of the instruments
onboard this satellite is the Reflection grating Spectrometer (RGS) which was
build by a number of institutes (Space Research Organisation of the
Netherlands, Columbia University, NY, USA; Mullard Space Science Laboratory, UK
and Paul Sherrer Institut, Switzerland).
During the consortium meeting the instrument
performance and calibration will be discussed and also results from the 'guaranteed