Fluxgate Magnetometer


Polar Research Institute of China (PRIC)

Scientific objectives
The instrument will be used to monitor ultra-low frequency (ULF) waves and 3 component geomagnetic field variations in the cusp. It is part of the conjugate chain with the Yellow River station in Ny-Ålesund and the Zhongshan station in Antartica.

PI: Prof. Dr. Yonghua Liu
Address: Polar Research Institute of China (PRIC), 451 Jingiao Road, Shanghai 200136, China
E-mail: liuyonghua@pric.org.cn

Photo of fluxgate magnetometer

Instrument specifications
Time resolution: 25Hz