Miniaturized Spectral Imaging Instrumentation for Planetary Exploration

Antti Näsila, Tomas Kohout

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Abstract

In this paper, we introduce a novel concept for miniaturized spectral imaging instrument which can be used for different planetary exploration missions. The instrument design utilizes a modular approach, so it is easily tailored for different mission profiles. It can be fitted in ca. 1 CubeSat unit, thus making it suitable for all CubeSat sizes from 2U upwards. Depending on the mission requirements, the instrument can perform measurements from 0.5 μm up to 4 μm, The visible and near-infrared (0.5 μm - 1.6 μm) components have already been flown and validated in low Earth orbit.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2020 IEEE Aerospace Conference, AERO 2020
PublisherIEEE Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers
Number of pages7
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-7281-2734-7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2020
MoE publication typeA4 Article in a conference publication
Event2020 IEEE Aerospace Conference, AERO 2020 - Big Sky, United States
Duration: 7 Mar 202014 Mar 2020

Publication series

SeriesIEEE Aerospace Conference Proceedings
ISSN1095-323X

Conference

Conference2020 IEEE Aerospace Conference, AERO 2020
CountryUnited States
CityBig Sky
Period7/03/2014/03/20

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