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Ultraviolet Imaging Spectrograph (UVIS)

NSSDCA ID: 1997-061A-09

Mission Name: Cassini
Principal Investigator:Dr. Larry W. Esposito


Alternate Names

  • Cassini/UVIS
  • UVIS

Facts in Brief

Mass: 8 kg
Power (avg): 6.5 W
Bit rate (avg): 4 kbps


  • Planetary Science: Atmospheres
  • Planetary Science: Small Bodies
  • Astronomy: Ultraviolet

Additional Information

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



NameRoleOriginal AffiliationE-mail
Dr. Larry W. EspositoPrincipal InvestigatorUniversity of

Selected References

  • Esposito, L. W., et al., The Cassini Ultraviolet Imaging Spectrograph Investigation, Space Sci. Rev., 115, 299-361, doi:10.1007/s11214-004-1455-8, 2004.
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