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Ulysses Media Telecon
09.23.08
 
12:30 p.m. EDT (9:30 a.m. PDT)
Dwayne Brown - Moderator

Panelist:
Ed Smith
NASA Ulysses project scientist and magnetic field instrument investigator
Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadenda, Calif.

Dave McComas
Uylsses solar wind instrument principal investigator
Southwest Research Institute, San Antonio

Karine Issautier
Ulysses radio wave lead investigator
Observatoire de Paris, Meudon, France

Nancy Crooker
Research Professor
Boston University, Boston, Mass.




Presenter 1 - Ed Smith

Image - A1
Heliosphere

Credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Conceptual Image Lab

Heliosphere

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Image - A2
Solar Cycle

Credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Conceptual Image Lab

Animation still of sun

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Presenter 2 - Dave McComas

Image - B1
Solar Wind Over 3 Orbits

Image Credit: McComas et al. GRL, 2008

Ulysses orbit chart
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Image - B2
Solar Wind Pressure

Image Credit: Southwest Research Institute.

Ulysses solar wind dynamic pressure chart
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Image – B3
Heliosphere - Still image

Image Credit: NASA/Feimer

Artist concept of Heliosphere

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Presenter 3 - Karine Issautier

Image - C1
Solar Wind Electron Properties

Adapted from Issautier et al., GRL, 2008

electron properties chart

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Image - C2
Stereo Image of Sun

Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/NRL/GSFC

STEREO image of the sun
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Presenter 4 - Nancy Crooker
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