Design and Application of Imaging Plasma Instruments

  1. Robert F. Pfaff,
  2. Joseph.E Borovsky and
  3. David T. Young
  1. C. W. Carlson and
  2. J. P. McFadden

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM102p0125

Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas:Particles

Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas:Particles

How to Cite

Carlson, C. W. and McFadden, J. P. (1998) Design and Application of Imaging Plasma Instruments, in Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas:Particles (eds R. F. Pfaff, Joseph.E. Borovsky and D. T. Young), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM102p0125

Author Information

  1. Space Sciences Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1998

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900858

Online ISBN: 9781118664384

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Keywords:

  • Space plasmas—Measurement;
  • Plasma diagnostics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Analyzer Optics

  • Analytic Derivation

  • Simulations and Measurements

  • Detection Methods

  • Design Examples

  • Mars Observer, Global Surveyor, Lunar Prospector

  • Wind 3-D Plasma Instruments

  • Fast Plasma Instruments