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Mars 2020 mission: Perseverance rover lands successfully carrying French Supercam instrument

Thursday 18 February, the Perseverance rover, carrying a suite of seven instruments including the French SuperCam, a greatly enhanced version of the ChemCam instrument already operating on NASA’s Curiosity Mars […]

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ExoMars discovers chlorine in the atmosphere of Mars

ExoMars’ European-Russian probe, the Trace Gas Orbiter (TGO), has been orbiting Mars since October 2016. It has been observing the atmosphere continuously since April 2018 in search of trace gases […]

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A reference compound to calibrate the analyzer of the Mars rover Perseverance

How do you calibrate a device once on Mars? On board the “Perseverance” rover, the SuperCam module will have a series of reference samples to improve the accuracy of mineralogical […]

Research teams

Dynamics of Planetary Interiors (DIP)

Physics of the Sun, Stars and Exoplanets (PS2E)

Planets, Environments and Space Plasmas (PEPS)

Projects

DEMETER / IDP

EISCAT / EISCAT 3D

EnVision

Rosetta / Rosina

SWARM

Taranis / IDEE and Xgre

SNO

CLUSTER / CIS

Mars 2020 / SuperCam

MMS

MSL / ChemCAM

SuperDARN

TARANIS