Integrated Miniaturized Electrostatic Analyzer - Reflight.
To measure the energy spectrum of the low energy plasma in the ionosphere
Description not available. From the energy spectrum, the plasma density, temperature and spacecraft charging of the host spacecraft are derived
In-situ measurement in a drifting LEO
Coverage / Cycle
Flown on an R&D satellite
2014 to ≥2021
Satellites this instrument is flying on
Note: a red tag indicates satellites no longer operational, a
green tag indicates operational satellites, a blue tag indicates
Solar and space environment monitors Field or radiowave sensor
No WIGOS subcomponents have been defined.
Tentative Evaluation of Measurements
The following list indicates which measurements can
retrieved from this category of instrument. To see a full Gap Analysis by Variable,
click on the respective variable.
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Variable Relevance for measuring this variable Operational limitations Explanation
Electrostatic charge 3 - high No specific limitation. Platform. Electrostatic charge