Evaluation of DC electric field measurement by the double probe system aboard the Geotail spacecraft

Y. Kasaba, H. Hayakawa, K. Ishisaka, T. Okada, A. Matsuoka, T. Mukai, Y. Takei

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Abstract

We summarize the characteristics of the DC electric field measurement by the double probe system, PANT and EFD-P, aboard Geotail. The accuracy and correction factors for the gain (effective length) and off-set, which depends on ambient plasma conditions are provided.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)604-609
Number of pages6
JournalAdvances in Space Research
Volume37
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2006
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • DC electric field
  • Double probe system
  • Geotail

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • Geophysics
  • Atmospheric Science
  • Space and Planetary Science
  • Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)

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