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CSSWE Presented at Capitol Hill

May 14

The most recent science results based on our CubeSat (CSSWE) measurements, which were published in Nature [Li et al., 2017], along with the CubeSat mission endeavor were presented at Capitol Hill on 9 May 2018. This science exhibition was sponsored by the Coalition of National Science Funding and visited by Congressmen, Congressional staff members, NSF […]

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CSSWE/REPTile results published in Nature, resolving a 60-year mystery about the inner radiation belt electrons

December 14, 2017

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Analysis of CSSWE Data Continued in 2017

August 24, 2017

Data analysis and modeling work using CSSWE measurements is continued in year 2017 despite that the spacecraft mission has ended. Recent science results published associated with CSSWE data include: Schiller et al. [2017], Li et al. [2017], Zhang et al. [2017]. Please see the publications site for more detailed information.

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CSSWE Featured on SpaceNews … Again!

November 20, 2015

CSSWE is featured in SpaceNews again – twice in 30 days!  This Op-Ed, written by Dan Baker and Mary Cleave, makes a compelling argument to invest significant resources in small spacecraft.  CSSWE’s contribution to a Nature paper [Baker et al., 2014] is cited as evidence for the scientific value of small spacecraft like CubeSats.  Check it […]

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CSSWE Featured in Space News

October 23, 2015

CSSWE is featured in a Space News article written after the National Academies Space Studies Board Committee on Achieving Science Goals with CubeSats meeting in Irvine, California, this past September.  The ad hoc group organizes the meeting to discuss taking advantage of the surge in CubeSat interest to do real science.  Take a look!   Why […]

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Massively Successful Mission at End

February 26, 2015
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LASP Celebrates Anniversary

September 15, 2014
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CSSWE Two Year Anniversary

September 14, 2014
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CSSWE Data Featured in Nature Paper

September 9, 2014
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CSSWE Data Availability Featured in SPA Newsletter

May 2, 2014
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