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Development of software for analysing entry accelerometer data in preparation for the Beagle 2 mission to Mars: towards a publicly available toolkit

Withers, Paul; Hathi, Brijen; Towner, Martin and Zarnecki, John (2002). Development of software for analysing entry accelerometer data in preparation for the Beagle 2 mission to Mars: towards a publicly available toolkit. In: 33rd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 11-15 March 2002, Houston, Texas, USA.

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Abstract

We have tested techniques for turning Beagle 2’s entry accelerometer data into a T(z) profile. We reproduced the PDS results for Pathfinder. The PDS trajectory for Pathfinder appears inconsistent with its entry state. Our code is available online.

Item Type: Conference Item
Extra Information: Abstract #1203
Academic Unit/Department: Science > Physical Sciences
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Earth, Planetary, Space and Astronomical Research (CEPSAR)
Item ID: 8751
Depositing User: Kyra Proctor
Date Deposited: 20 Jul 2007
Last Modified: 05 Dec 2010 06:49
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/8751
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