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Ionospheric Electron Trap and UV Chambers

NSSDCA ID: 1975-033A-03

Mission Name: Aryabhata
Principal Investigator:Dr. Satya Prakash


This experiment objective was to used an electron trap to measure electron energies up to 100 eV, and to use UV chambers to monitor the scattered Lyman-alpha radiation and oxygen emissions in the night sky.

Alternate Names

  • Aryabhata/IonosphericElectronTrapandUVChambers

Funding Agency

  • Indian Department of Space India


  • Space Physics: Ionospheric Studies

Additional Information

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NameRoleOriginal AffiliationE-mail
Prof. Bhoganahalli H. SubbarayaOther InvestigatorPhysical Research Laboratory
Dr. Satya PrakashPrincipal InvestigatorPhysical Research Laboratory
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