This image shows an upstream view of the 13 IDE microprobe setup showing the 7-element silicon drift detector/x-ray fluorescence detector, sample stages and mount, optical microscope, KB-Mirror focusing enclosure, and ion chamber and filter box.
Wedge-shaped silver metal container holding dark gray and black rocks and regolith

For Planetary Science Researchers

Below are a variety of planetary science resources and references of use to both new PIs and those who have been through the process before. For more general SMD research information, click on the link below.

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