Fast and Accurate Inflight Calculations of Electron Space Plasma Parameters

  1. Robert F. Pfaff,
  2. Joseph.E Borovsky and
  3. David T. Young
  1. P. J. Carter,
  2. R. A. Gowen,
  3. B. K. Hancock,
  4. C. Alsop and
  5. A. N. Fazakerley

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM102p0275

Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas:Particles

Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas:Particles

How to Cite

Carter, P. J., Gowen, R. A., Hancock, B. K., Alsop, C. and Fazakerley, A. N. (1998) Fast and Accurate Inflight Calculations of Electron Space Plasma Parameters, 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/GM102p0275

Author Information

  1. Mullard Space Science Laboratory, Department of Space and Climate Physics, University College London, Holmbury St Mary, Dorking, Surrey, RH5 6NT, U.K.

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:

  • Objectives

  • Design

  • Moments Summations

  • Spacecraft Potential Estimate

  • 2D and 3D Distributions

  • Free Floating Packet Scheme

  • Performance

  • Conclusion