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On the left: the JUNO mission (NASA) was launched on 5 agosto 2011 e and it will be orbited around Jupiter in 2017. Its main purposes are the study of the atmosphere and of the interna structure of the planet. On the centre: artist view of the Cassini and Huygens probes at Saturn. On the right: Saturn almost at equinox, as seen from Cassini (ISS Cassini).

Class Notes

Training Aid 

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Other training aids 

(*) These slides includes an introduction to the propagation of electromagnetic wawes in the plasmas. The last part is about the idea of group velocity.


MatLab program: the howitzer  (NEW!  16 March 2018)

MatLab program: Coherent demodulator 

Cassini at Saturn: Eleven Hours Later