A Mercury Orbiter Mission

  1. James L. Burch,
  2. Robert L. Carovillano and
  3. Spiro K. Antiochos
  1. D. N. Baker

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM109p0263

Sun-Earth Plasma Connections

Sun-Earth Plasma Connections

How to Cite

Baker, D. N. (1999) A Mercury Orbiter Mission, in Sun-Earth Plasma Connections (eds J. L. Burch, R. L. Carovillano and S. K. Antiochos), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM109p0263

Author Information

  1. Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics, University of Colorado at Boulder

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1999

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900926

Online ISBN: 9781118664469



  • International Solar-Terrestrial Physics Program Congresses;
  • Sun Congresses;
  • Solar magnetic fields Congresses;
  • Space plasmas Congresses;
  • Magnetosphere Congresses;
  • Astrophysics Congresses


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Mariner 10 Particle and Field Observations

  • Space Plasma Science at Mercury

  • Comparative Magnetospheric Studies at Mercury

  • Comparative Planetology at Mercury

  • A Mercury Mission Scenario

  • Scientific Instruments

  • Summary