How to Really Measure Low Energy Electrons in Space

  1. Robert F. Pfaff,
  2. Josep E. Borovsky and
  3. David T. Young
  1. Earl E. Scime

Published Online: 20 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118664391.ch29

Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas Fields

Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas Fields

How to Cite

Scime, E. E. (1998) How to Really Measure Low Energy Electrons in Space, in Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas Fields (eds R. F. Pfaff, J. E. Borovsky and D. T. Young), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1002/9781118664391.ch29

Author Information

  1. Department of Physics, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1998

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900865

Online ISBN: 9781118664391

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Keywords:

  • Space plasmas—measurement;
  • Electric fields—Measurement;
  • Cosmic magnetic fields—measurement

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Spacecraft Charging Effects

  • Spacecraft Modifications

  • Instrument Design

  • Discussion