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Cylindrical Langmuir Probe

NSSDCA ID: 1981-075A-03

Mission Name: IK Bulgaria 1300
Principal Investigator:Dr. Tania Ivanova

Description

The instrumentation consisted of a cylindrical Langmuir probe, 14 cm long and 4 mm in diameter, that was capable of measuring the electron temperature from 1.E3 to 1.E4 deg K and the electron density from 5.E2 to 3.E5 per cc. The probe viewed along the spacecraft negative Z axis.

Alternate Names

  • IKBulgaria1300/CylindricalLangmuirProbe

Funding Agency

  • Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (Bulgaria)

Discipline

  • Space Physics: Ionospheric Studies

Additional Information

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Personnel

NameRoleOriginal AffiliationE-mail
Dr. V. F. GubskyOther InvestigatorInstitut Kosmicheskich Issledovaniya (IKI)
Dr. Emilia GeorgievaOther InvestigatorCentral Laboratory for Space Research, Bulgarian Academy of Science
Dr. Tania IvanovaPrincipal InvestigatorCentral Laboratory for Space Research, Bulgarian Academy of Sciencesvetsg@bgearn.acad.bg
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