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Cassini orbiter investigators (2)

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Stamatios M Krimigis

Stamatios Krimigis, of the Applied Physics Laboratory of The Johns Hopkins University (JHU/APL), is the Principal Investigator for the Magnetospheric Imaging Instrument (MIMI).

Charles Elachi

Charles Elachi is currently the Director of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) and Vice President of the California Institute of Technology (also Professor of Electrical Engineering and Planetary Science). He is the Team Leader for the Radio Detection and Ranging Instrument (RADAR).

Donald A Gurnett

Donald Gurnett, of the Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Iowa, USA, is the Principal Investigator for the Radio and Plasma Wave Science (RPWS) instrument.

Arvydas J Kliore

Arvydas Kliore is the Team Leader for the Radio Science Subsystem (RSS). He is from the Radio Science Systems Group at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), Pasadena, USA.

Larry Esposito

Larry Esposito is the Principal Investigator for the Ultraviolet Imaging Spectrograph (UVIS). He is from the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics, University of Colorado, Boulder, USA.

Robert H Brown

Robert Brown, of the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory of the University of Arizona, Tucson, USA, is the Team Leader for the Visible and Infrared Mapping Spectrometer (VIMS).

Interdisciplinary scientists

Michel Blanc
Michel Blanc

Michel Blanc
Michel Blanc, of the Observatoire Midi-Pyrenees, France, is studying plasma circulation and magnetosphere/ionosphere coupling.

J Cuzzi
J Cuzzi from NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, USA, is studying the rings and dust within the Saturnian system.

T Gombosi
T Gombosi, from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA, is studying the plasma environment in Saturn's atmosphere.

T Owen
T Owen, from the Institute for Astronomy, Honolulu, USA, is studying the atmospheres of Titan and Saturn.

L Soderblom
L Soderblom, from the US Geological Survey, Flagstaff, USA, is studying satellites of Saturn.

D Strobel
D Strobel, of the John Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA, is studying Titan and Saturn's atmospheric aeronomies.


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