Dougherty, Michele K.

Saturn from Cassini-Huygens

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Table of contents

1. Overview
Michele K. Dougherty, Larry W. Esposito, Stamatios M. Krimigis

2. Review of Knowledge Prior to the Cassini-Huygens Mission and Concurrent Research
Glenn S. Orton, Kevin H. Baines, Dale Cruikshank, Jeffrey N. Cuzzi, Stamatios M. Krimigis, Steve Miller, Emmanuel Lellouch

3. Origin of the Saturn System
Torrence V. Johnson, Paul R. Estrada

4. The Interior of Saturn
William B. Hubbard, Michele K. Dougherty, Daniel Gautier, Robert Jacobson

5. Saturn: Composition and Chemistry
Thierry Fouchet, Julianne I. Moses, Barney J. Conrath

6. Saturn Atmospheric Structure and Dynamics
Anthony D. Del Genio, Richard K. Achterberg, Kevin H. Baines, F. Michael Flasar, Peter L. Read, Agustín Sánchez-Lavega, Adam P. Showman

7. Clouds and Aerosols in Saturn's Atmosphere
R. A. West, K. H. Baines, E. Karkoschka, A. Sánchez-Lavega

8. Upper Atmosphere and Ionosphere of Saturn
Andrew F. Nagy, Arvydas J. Kliore, Michael Mendillo, Steve Miller, Luke Moore, Julianne I. Moses, Ingo Müller-Wodarg, Don Shemansky

9. Saturn's Magnetospheric Configuration
Tamas I. Gombosi, Thomas P. Armstrong, Christopher S. Arridge, Krishan K. Khurana, Stamatios M. Krimigis, Norbert Krupp, Ann M. Persoon, Michelle F. Thomsen

10. The Dynamics of Saturn's Magnetosphere
D. G. Mitchell, J. F. Carbary, S. W. H. Cowley, T. W. Hill, P. Zarka

11. Fundamental Plasma Processes in Saturn's Magnetosphere
B. H. Mauk, D. C. Hamilton, T. W. Hill, G. B. Hospodarsky, R. E. Johnson, C. Paranicas, E. Roussos, C. T. Russell, D. E. Shemansky, E. C. Sittler, R. M. Thorne

12. Auroral Processes
W. S. Kurth, E. J. Bunce, J. T. Clarke, F. J. Crary, D. C. Grodent, A. P. Ingersoll, U. A. Dyudina, L. Lamy, D. G. Mitchell, A. M. Persoon, W. R. Pryor, J. Saur, T. Stallard

13. The Structure of Saturn's Rings
J. E. Colwell, P. D. Nicholson, M. S. Tiscareno, C. D. Murray, R. G. French, E. A. Marouf

14. Dynamics of Saturn's Dense Rings
Jürgen Schmidt, Keiji Ohtsuki, Nicole Rappaport, Heikki Salo, Frank Spahn

15. Ring Particle Composition and Size Distribution
Jeff Cuzzi, Roger Clark, Gianrico Filacchione, Richard French, Robert Johnson, Essam Marouf, Linda Spilker

16. Diffuse Rings
M. Horányi, J. A. Burns, M. M. Hedman, G. H. Jones, S. Kempf

17. Origin and Evolution of Saturn's Ring System
Sébastien Charnoz, Luke Dones, Larry W. Esposito, Paul R. Estrada, Matthew M. Hedman

18. The Thermal Evolution and Internal Structure of Saturn's Mid-Sized Icy Satellites
Dennis L. Matson, Julie C. Castillo-Rogez, Gerald Schubert, Christophe Sotin, William B. McKinnon

19. Icy Satellites of Saturn: Impact Cratering and Age Determination
Luke Dones, Clark R. Chapman, William B. McKinnon, H. Jay Melosh, Michelle R. Kirchoff, Gerhard Neukum, Kevin J. Zahnle

20. Icy Satellites: Geological Evolution and Surface Processes
Ralf Jaumann, Roger N. Clark, Francis Nimmo, Amanda R. Hendrix, Bonnie J. Buratti, Tilmann Denk, Jeffrey M. Moore, Paul M. Schenk, Steve J. Ostro, Ralf Srama

21. Enceladus: An Active Cryovolcanic Satellite
John R. Spencer, Amy C. Barr, Larry W. Esposito, Paul Helfenstein, Andrew P. Ingersoll, Ralf Jaumann, Christopher P. McKay, Francis Nimmo, J. Hunter Waite

22. The Cassini Extended Mission
David A. Seal, Brent B. Buffington

23. Saturn's Exploration Beyond Cassini-Huygens
Tristan Guillot, Sushil Atreya, Sébastien Charnoz, Michele K. Dougherty, Peter Read

24. Cartographic Mapping of the Icy Satellites Using ISS and VIMS Data
Th. Roatsch, R. Jaumann, K. Stephan, P. C. Thomas

Keywords: Physics, Extraterrestrial Physics, Space Sciences, Planetology, Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology

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