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Cosmic Dust Analyzer (CDA)

NSSDCA ID: 1997-061A-06

Mission Name: Cassini
Principal Investigator:Dr. Eberhard Grun


Alternate Names

  • CDA
  • Cassini/CDA
  • Cosmic Dust Analyser
  • HRD
  • High Rate Detector (HRD)

Facts in Brief

Mass: 16.36 kg
Power (avg): 11.4 W
Bit rate (avg): 0.524 kbps


  • Space Physics: Zodiacal Light/Interplanet Dust
  • Planetary Science: Small Bodies

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this experiment can be directed to: Dr. Edwin V. Bell, II



NameRoleOriginal AffiliationE-mail
Dr. Eberhard GrunPrincipal InvestigatorMax-Planck-Institut fur
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