TITLE

Evaluation of an elliptical grid mirror electrostatic analyzer for space applications

AUTHOR(S)
Chornay, Dennis J.; Hunsaker, FLoyd H.; Keller, John W.
PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
Review of Scientific Instruments;Mar97, Vol. 68 Issue 3, p1604
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates the development of electrostatic mirror based charge particle analyzers for space plasma physics experimentation. Testing of an elliptical mirror analyzer designed to provide a two-dimensional field of view with high throughput and good angular resolution; Similarity to a retarding-potential-analyzer or a modulated grid Faraday cup.
ACCESSION #
4320550

 

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