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Instrument: GOLF : Global Oscillations at Low Frequencies
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Spectral/Frequency Information
Wavelength Keyword: Ultraviolet
Number Channels: 1
Spectral/Frequency Coverage/Range: 17 A

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The Global Oscillations at Low Frequencies (GOLF) experiment on the SOHO
mission aims to study the internal structure of the sun by measuring the
spectrum of global oscillations in the frequency range 10-7 to 10-2 Hz. Both p
and g mode oscillations will be investigated, with the emphasis on the low
order long period waves which penetrate the solar core.

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A complete description of the GOLF instrument was published by Solar Physics,
vol. 162, p. 61-99, 1995.

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Instrument Logistics
Instrument Start Date: 1995-12-02
Instrument Owner: Institut d'Astrophysique Spatiale at Orsay, France
Service d'Astrophysique, Frence
Instituto de Astrofýsica de Canarias, Spain
Observatoire de l'Universitý Bordeaux, France
Observatoire de la Cýte d'Azur, France
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)