Evaluation of an elliptical grid mirror electrostatic analyzer for space applications

Chornay, Dennis J.; Hunsaker, FLoyd H.; Keller, John W.
March 1997
Review of Scientific Instruments;Mar97, Vol. 68 Issue 3, p1604
Academic Journal
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.


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