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Instrument: AMPTE/IRM MAGNETOMETER : AMPTE/IRM Three-axis Fluxgate Magnetometer
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Description
The 3-axis fluxgate magnetometer onboard the AMPTE/IRM Satellite had a wide
dynamic range (0.1-60000 nT), a high resolution (16-bit analog to digital
conversion) and the capability to operate automatically or via telecommand in
two gain states. The sampling rate was 32 samples per second.
Reference:
Luehr, H., N. Kloecker, W. Oelschlaegel, B. Haeusler, and M. Acuna,
'The IRM fluxgate magnetometer', IEEE Trans., GE-23, 259, 1985.

Additional information available at
http://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/database/MasterCatalog?sc=1984-088B