PLASMA-F solar wind experiment for Spectr-R mission

Function

Measurements of interplanetary magnetic field, solar wind ions, energetic electrons and ions in the interplanetary medium. PLASMA-F objectives are: Description

PLASMA-F experiment, developed for the Russian Spectr-R mission (to be launched in 2007), includes: Currently flight models of the instruments are produced.

Main characteristics

Mass, kg Power, W

MMFF 2 3

BMSW 3 3

MEP-2 2.4 1

SSNI-2 12 10

 


BMSW mock-up


Cooperation

VNIIM, Magsensors Lviv Center, Institute of Space Research (Ukraine), IEP SAS (Slovakia), Charles University (Czech Rep.).

Contacts

G.N. Zastenker +7(085)333-13-88, gzastenk@iki.rssi.ru