Translator Disclaimer
Paper
26 September 2013 The Solar Orbiter mission
Daniel Müller, O. Chris St. Cyr
Author Affiliations +
Abstract
The ESA/NASA Solar Orbiter mission will address the central question of heliophysics: How does the Sun create and control the heliosphere? The heliosphere represents a uniquely accessible domain of space, where fundamental physical processes common to solar, astrophysical and laboratory plasmas can be studied under conditions impossible to reproduce on Earth and unfeasible to observe from astronomical distances. In this paper, we present a brief overview of the mission.
© (2013) COPYRIGHT Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). Downloading of the abstract is permitted for personal use only.
Daniel Müller and O. Chris St. Cyr "The Solar Orbiter mission", Proc. SPIE 8862, Solar Physics and Space Weather Instrumentation V, 88620E (26 September 2013); https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2027585
PROCEEDINGS
18 PAGES


SHARE
Lens.org Logo
CITATIONS
Cited by 28 scholarly publications.
Advertisement
Advertisement
RELATED CONTENT

Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatory (STEREO)
Proceedings of SPIE (November 25 1996)
Space environment monitoring mission beyond GOES-M
Proceedings of SPIE (October 18 1996)
Solar Orbiter: a mission overview and status update
Proceedings of SPIE (February 11 2003)
Solar Orbiter a high resolution mission to the sun...
Proceedings of SPIE (December 10 2001)
Solar Probe Mission to the Sun overview and...
Proceedings of SPIE (February 11 2003)
Stereographic image potential of a STEREO mission
Proceedings of SPIE (November 02 1998)
Solar Polar Sail mission report of a study to...
Proceedings of SPIE (November 02 1998)

Back to Top