CEOS Instrument: Special Sensor Ionospheric Plasma Drift/Scintillation Meter




Instrument:SSI/ES-2
Agencies: NOAA [Primary]
 DoD (USA)
Missions: DMSP F-11
 DMSP F-12
 DMSP F-13
 DMSP F-14
 DMSP F-15
Status:Operational
Type:Space environment monitor
Description:Measurement of the ambient electron density and temperatures, the ambient ion density, and ion temperature and molecular weight
Spatial Resolution: N/A
Swath Width: N/A
Wavebands: N/A
Technology: Space environment monitor
Description: Package of instruments mainly to measure the energy of charged particles hitting the platform, both integrated and spectrally analysed. A main purpose is to monitor the platform safety. Applicable in LEO and GEO.

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CEOS Data Base Version: 17 - Created: 2012-01-18