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Space Physics pp 313-324 | Cite as

Instrumentation

  • May-Britt Kallenrode
Part of the Advanced Texts in Physics book series (ADTP)

Abstract

Observations in the solar—terrestrial environment are made from the ground, such as magnetic field measurements, in situ from rockets and satellites, and by means of remote sensing, for instance radio sounding of the ionosphere. Measured parameters cover fields and their fluctuations, plasmas, energetic particles, and electromagnetic radiation. In this chapter we give a brief overview of the basic principles of field, plasma, and particle measurements.

Keywords

Energetic Particle Langmuir Probe Magnetic Field Measurement Floating Potential Fluxgate Magnetometer 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • May-Britt Kallenrode
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  1. 1.FB IV — UmweltwissenschaftenUniversität LüneburgLüneburgGermany

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