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Il Nuovo Cimento C

, Volume 15, Issue 6, pp 1163–1177 | Cite as

The atmosphere of Titan and the huygens atmospheric structure instrument

  • M. Fulchignoni
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Summary

The Huygens Atmospheric Structure Instrument (HASI) is a multisensor package which has been designed to measure the physical quantities characterizing the atmosphere of Titan. After a short summary of the available information on Titan’s atmosphere, the HASI is described as well as its capabilities to improve our knowledge of the larger Saturnian satellite.

PACS

96.35 Planetary and satellite characteristics and properties 

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© Società Italiana di Fisica 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Fulchignoni
    • 1
  1. 1.Dipartimento di Fisica della Terza UniversitàItalia

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