A Fast Omni-Directional Ion Detector for the Study of Space Plasmas

  1. Robert F. Pfaff,
  2. Joseph.E Borovsky and
  3. David T. Young
  1. A. M. James1,
  2. A. D. Johnstone1,
  3. D. M. Walton1,
  4. O. L. Vaisberg2 and
  5. A. O. Fedorov2

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM102p0281

Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas:Particles

Measurement Techniques in Space Plasmas:Particles

How to Cite

James, A. M., Johnstone, A. D., Walton, D. M., Vaisberg, O. L. and Fedorov, A. O. (1998) A Fast Omni-Directional Ion Detector for the Study of Space Plasmas, 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/GM102p0281

Author Information

  1. 1

    Mullard Space Science Laboratory, University College London, UK

  2. 2

    Space Research Institute (IKI), Moscow, Russia

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:

  • The Mars96 Mission

  • Design Objectives for the Fonema Instrument

  • Description of Instrument

  • Electrostatic Mirror

  • Focusing Particle Collimator

  • Magnetic Deflection Region

  • Electrostatic Deflection Region

  • The Image Plane

  • Results

  • Instrument Specification Sheet