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Russell, Christopher

The Dawn Mission to Minor Planets 4 Vesta and 1 Ceres

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Table of contents

1. Foreword
C. T. Russell, C. A. Raymond

2. The Dawn Mission to Vesta and Ceres
C. T. Russell, C. A. Raymond

3. Vesta and Ceres: Crossing the History of the Solar System
A. Coradini, D. Turrini, C. Federico, G. Magni

4. The Origin and Evolution of the Asteroid Belt—Implications for Vesta and Ceres
David P. O’Brien, Mark V. Sykes

5. Ceres: Its Origin, Evolution and Structure and Dawn’s Potential Contribution
Thomas B. McCord, Julie Castillo-Rogez, Andy Rivkin

6. Origin, Internal Structure and Evolution of 4 Vesta
Maria T. Zuber, Harry Y. McSween, Richard P. Binzel, Linda T. Elkins-Tanton, Alexander S. Konopliv, Carle M. Pieters, David E. Smith

7. The Surface Composition of Ceres
Andrew S. Rivkin, Jian-Yang Li, Ralph E. Milliken, Lucy F. Lim, Amy J. Lovell, Britney E. Schmidt, Lucy A. McFadden, Barbara A. Cohen

8. Surface Composition of Vesta: Issues and Integrated Approach
Carle M. Pieters, Lucy A. McFadden, Thomas Prettyman, M. Cristina Sanctis, Thomas B. McCord, Takahiro Hiroi, Rachel Klima, Jian-Yang Li, Ralf Jaumann

9. HED Meteorites and Their Relationship to the Geology of Vesta and the Dawn Mission
Harry Y. McSween, David W. Mittlefehldt, Andrew W. Beck, Rhiannon G. Mayne, Timothy J. McCoy

10. The Dawn Spacecraft
Valerie C. Thomas, Joseph M. Makowski, G. Mark Brown, John F. McCarthy, Dominick Bruno, J. Christopher Cardoso, W. Michael Chiville, Thomas F. Meyer, Kenneth E. Nelson, Betina E. Pavri, David A. Termohlen, Michael D. Violet, Jeffrey B. Williams

11. The Dawn Ion Propulsion System
John Brophy

12. The Dawn Framing Camera
H. Sierks, H. U. Keller, R. Jaumann, H. Michalik, T. Behnke, F. Bubenhagen, I. Büttner, U. Carsenty, U. Christensen, R. Enge, B. Fiethe, P. Gutiérrez Marqués, H. Hartwig, H. Krüger, W. Kühne, T. Maue, S. Mottola, A. Nathues, K.-U. Reiche, M. L. Richards, T. Roatsch, S. E. Schröder, I. Szemerey, M. Tschentscher

13. The VIR Spectrometer
M. C. Sanctis, A. Coradini, E. Ammannito, G. Filacchione, M. T. Capria, S. Fonte, G. Magni, A. Barbis, A. Bini, M. Dami, I. Ficai-Veltroni, G. Preti

14. Dawn’s Gamma Ray and Neutron Detector
Thomas H. Prettyman, William C. Feldman, Harry Y. McSween, Robert D. Dingler, Donald C. Enemark, Douglas E. Patrick, Steven A. Storms, John S. Hendricks, Jeffery P. Morgenthaler, Karly M. Pitman, Robert C. Reedy

15. The Dawn Gravity Investigation at Vesta and Ceres
A. S. Konopliv, S. W. Asmar, B. G. Bills, N. Mastrodemos, R. S. Park, C. A. Raymond, D. E. Smith, M. T. Zuber

16. The Dawn Topography Investigation
C. A. Raymond, R. Jaumann, A. Nathues, H. Sierks, T. Roatsch, F. Preusker, F. Scholten, R. W. Gaskell, L. Jorda, H.-U. Keller, M. T. Zuber, D. E. Smith, N. Mastrodemos, S. Mottola

17. Dawn Science Planning, Operations and Archiving
C. A. Polanskey, S. P. Joy, C. A. Raymond

18. The Education and Public Outreach Program for NASA’s Dawn Mission
L. A. Mcfadden, J. Wise, J. D. Ristvey, W. Cobb

Keywords: Earth Sciences, Planetology, Extraterrestrial Physics, Space Sciences, Geophysics/Geodesy, Measurement Science and Instrumentation

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Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2012
Language
en
Edition
1
Category
Natural Sciences
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781461449034

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