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Instrument: COSTEP : Comprehensive Suprathermal and Energetic Particle Analyzer
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Associated Platforms
SOHO

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Description
The Comprehensive Suprathermal and Energetic Particle Analyzer (COSTEP) on the
Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO) addresses scientific objectives
related to the following phenomena:

Steady state processes in the solar atmosphere
Energy release and particle acceleration in the solar atmosphere
o Long duration events
o Impulsive events
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Online Resources
http://www.ieap.uni-kiel.de/et/ag-heber/costep/
http://ifkki.kernphysik.uni-kiel.de/SOHO/engl/homepage

Instrument Logistics
Instrument Start Date: 1995-12-02
Instrument Owner: Institut fur Experimentele und Angewandte Physik

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