|Instrument||Investigators||Description||Some Scientific Objectives|
|Principal Investigator: David Southwood
Imperial College, London
Dual Technique Magnetometer comprises a Vector (magnitude and direction)- Scalar (magnitude only) Helium Magnetometer (V/SHM), and a Fluxgate Magnetometer used to make vector field measurements.
Optically pumped V/SHM can operate in either vector (accuracy better than 0.5%) or scalar (accuracy better than 0.01%) mode.
Determine Saturn's internal magnetic field, develop 3D model of Saturn's magnetosphere, determine magnetic state of Titan and its atmosphere;
Derive empirical model of Titan's electromagnetic environment, investigate interactions of Titan with the magnetosphere, magnetosheath, and solar wind;
Survey ring and dust interactions with the electromagnetic environment, study interactions of icy satellites with magnetosphere, investigate structure of magnetotail and dynamic processes therein.
|At Earth flyby in 1999 the fiberglass MAG boom was deployed, placing sensors respectively 5.5m and 11m from the spacecraft. It had remained stowed for thermal reasons since launch.|
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