solar proton events

Track structure model for damage to mammalian cell cultures during solar proton events
FA Cucinotta, JW Wilson, LW Townsend… – International Journal of …
Abstract Solar proton events (SPEs) occur infrequently and unpredictably, thus representing
a potential hazard to interplanetary space missions. Biological damage from SPEs will be
produced principally through secondary electron production in tissue, including important