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Mercury Magnetospheric Orbiter Instruments

Summary

The payload for the Mercury Magnetospheric Orbiter (MMO) is selected by the Japanese space exploration agency, JAXA.

 

MMO-MGF – Mercury Magnetometer
Principal Investigator Co-Principal Investigator
Wolfgang Baumjohann
Austrian Space Science, Graz, Austria
A. Matsuoka
Institute of Space and Astronautical Science (ISAS), JAXA, Kanagawa
Japan
MPPE – Mercury Plasma Particle Experiment
Principal Investigator Co-Principal Investigators Co-Principal Investigators
Yoshifumi Saito
Institute of Space and Astronautical Science (ISAS), JAXA, Kanagawa
Japan
Masafumi Hirahara
STEL, Nagoya University
Japan
Stas Barabash
Swedish Institute of Space Physics, Kiruna
Sweden
Dominique Delcourt
LPC2E – CNRS – Université d'Orléans – CNES
France
 
PWI – Mercury Plasma Wave Instrument
Principal Investigator Co-Principal Investigators Co-Principal Investigators
Yasumasa Kasaba
Tohoku University, Sendai
Japan
Hirostugu Kojima
Kyoto University
Japan
Satoshi Yagitani
Kanazawa University
Japan
Michel Moncuquet
Observatoire de Paris
France
Jan-Erik Wahlund
IRF, Uppsala
Sweden
MSASI – Mercury Sodium Atmospheric Spectral Imager
Principal Investigator Co-Principal Investigator
Ichiro Yoshikawa
The University of Tokyo
Japan
O. Korablev
Space Research Institute - IKI, Moscow
Russian Federation
MDM – Mercury Dust Monitor
Principal Investigator
Masanori Kobayashi
Chiba Institute of Technology
Japan

 


Last Update: 17 October 2018

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