MOM - Mesospheric Optical Magnetometry

The mesospheric sodium layer as a remotely, optically pumped magnetometer for investigation of Birkeland currents.

Time Frame

  • 15.02.2016 - 15.04.2020

Funding

  • The Research Council of Norway Forskerprosjekt - ROMFORSKNING: NFR Project no.: 251366

Principal Investigators

  • Dr. Magnar G. Johnsen, (Tromsø Geophysical Observatory, UiT - The Arctic University of Norway)
  • Dr. Jürgen Matzka (GFZ Potsdam)
  • Dr. Ulf-Peter Hoppe, UiT (The Arctic University of Norway)

Personnel

  • Njål Gulbrandsen (Tromsø Geophysical Observatory, UiT - The Arctic University of Norway)

Cooperations

Contakt

Jürgen Matzka
Group Leader
Dr. Jürgen Matzka
Geomagnetism
Lindenstr. 7
Building H 1, Room 213
14823 Niemegk
+49 33843 624-18
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