The Scanning Thermal Ion Composition Spectrometer (STICS)

  1. Robert F. Pfaff,
  2. Joseph.E Borovsky and
  3. David T. Young
  1. V. N. Coffey,
  2. T. E. Moore and
  3. C. J. Pollock

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM102p0175

Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas:Particles

Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas:Particles

How to Cite

Coffey, V. N., Moore, T. E. and Pollock, C. J. (1998) The Scanning Thermal Ion Composition Spectrometer (STICS), 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/GM102p0175

Author Information

  1. Space Sciences Laboratory, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, Alabama

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

  • Instrument Description

  • Numerical Raytracing

  • Preflight Testing and Calibration

  • Flight Operation

  • Flight Results Summary

  • Conclusions