Miniature thermal emission spectrometer on the mars exploration rovers

Greg Mehall, Philip Christensen

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


An overview of the Miniature Thermal Emission Spectrometer (Mini-TES) experiments on the Mars Exploration Rovers (MER). The Mini-TES is a Fourier Transform Spectrometer (FTS) with a spectral range of 5-29 microns at 10 cm-1 spectral resolution.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFourier Transform Spectroscopy, FTS 2007
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)1557528284, 9781557528285
StatePublished - 2007
EventFourier Transform Spectroscopy, FTS 2007 - Santa Fe, NM, United States
Duration: Feb 11 2007Feb 11 2007

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherFourier Transform Spectroscopy, FTS 2007
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySanta Fe, NM

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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