Aiming at the launch and success of the mission, for some years the Astro-H team members have been hard at work at research and development, making steady progress. They have faced many tough obstacles along this long road. They have had many moments of success. This diary is an introduction to the daily work life -- and to the excitements -- of these members.

Dec 31, 2014 New Year’s Eve
Dec 25, 2014 SXI CBF UV, X-ray irradiation tests carried out
Dec 12, 2014 Continuation of HXI low-temperature experiments
Dec 4, 2014 SXS dewar has arrived in Tsukuba
Dec 1, 2014 SXI thermal-vacuum test
Nov 5, 2014 Calibration Meeting Held
Oct 14, 2014 Beginning of first HXI refrigeration performance tests
May 22, 2014 SXS Gang?
May 22, 2014 JAXA Tsukuba Space Center Checkout Room
May 19, 2014 SXS Integration: Awkwardly dressed while staring intently at the QL screen!
May 13, 2014 SXI Integration Test

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