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The Beagle 2 environmental sensors: intended measurements and scientific goals

Towner, M. C.; Ringrose, T.; Patel, M. R.; Pullan, D.; Sims, M. R.; Haapanala, S.; Harri, A.-M.; Polkko, J.; Wilson, C. F. and Zarnecki, J. C. (2003). The Beagle 2 environmental sensors: intended measurements and scientific goals. In: Sixth International Conference on Mars, 20-25 July 2003.

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The Beagle 2 lander, due for arrival on Mars in December 2003, carries an Environmental Sensors Suite to monitor the local meteorology and carry out simple dust and oxidant measurements. The suite is described, and the scientific goals are discussed.

Item Type: Conference Item
Extra Information: Abstract #3024
Academic Unit/Department: Science > Physical Sciences
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Earth, Planetary, Space and Astronomical Research (CEPSAR)
Item ID: 8756
Depositing User: Kyra Proctor
Date Deposited: 20 Jul 2007
Last Modified: 23 Feb 2016 21:12
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