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The Mars Environmental Dynamics Analyzer, MEDA. A Suite of Environmental Sensors for the Mars 2020 Mission

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dc.contributor.author Rodriguez-Manfredi, J. A.
dc.contributor.author Martínez, Germán M.
dc.coverage.spatial Mars
dc.date.accessioned 2021-05-26T20:44:06Z
dc.date.available 2021-05-26T20:44:06Z
dc.date.issued 2021-04-13
dc.identifier.citation Rodriguez-Manfredi, J.A., de la Torre Juárez, M., Alonso, A. et al. The Mars Environmental Dynamics Analyzer, MEDA. A Suite of Environmental Sensors for the Mars 2020 Mission. Space Sci Rev 217, 48 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11214-021-00816-9 en
dc.identifier.other DOI:10.1007/s11214-021-00816-9
dc.identifier.uri https://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11753/1755
dc.description.abstract The MEDA package and its scientific purpose are described in this document as well as how it responded to the calibration tests and how it helps prepare for the human exploration of Mars. A comparison is also presented to previous environmental monitoring payloads landed on Mars on the Viking, Pathfinder, Phoenix, MSL, and InSight spacecraft. en
dc.description.tableofcontents Abstract -- Introduction -- Air Temperature Sensor (ATS) -- Pressure Sensor (PS) -- Humidity Sensor (HS) -- Thermal Infrared Sensor (TIRS) -- Wind Sensor (WS) -- Radiation and Dust Sensor (RDS) -- Conclusions -- List of Acronyms.
dc.format.extent 86 pages
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Springer en
dc.relation.ispartofseries LPI contribution ; no. 2550
dc.rights This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License, which permits use, sharing, adaptation, distribution and reproduction in any medium or format, as long as you give appropriate credit to the original author(s) and the source, provide a link to the Creative Commons licence, and indicate if changes were made.
dc.subject Mars (Planet)--Exploration en
dc.subject Roving vehicles (Astronautics) en
dc.title The Mars Environmental Dynamics Analyzer, MEDA. A Suite of Environmental Sensors for the Mars 2020 Mission en
dc.type Article en


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