The instrument was built jointly by scientific groups from Sweden, India, Japan, and Switzerland: Swedish Institute of Space Physics, Kiruna, Sweden; Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, Trivandrum, India; University of Bern, Switzerland; and Institute of Space and Astronautical Science, Sagamihara, Japan.
What does VSSC stand for?
VSSC stands for Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (India)
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Apart from being the political nerve centre of Kerala, it is also a major academic hub and is home to several educational institutions including the University of Kerala, and to many science and technology institutions, the most prominent being the Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre , the Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology and Technopark.
Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, Trivandrum, which is a major user of titanium sponge, has funded the plant.
Talking to reporters at the Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre here, he said land was being acquired near Bangalore for setting up the "deep space tracking network" for the mission.
The magnetosphere, which indicates the presence of a magnetic field, observed is localised in an area near the Gerasimovic crater, but there could be more such minimagnetospheres on the moon's surface," said Dr Anil Bhardwaj, head of planetary science at the Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, Trivananthapuram, which had jointly conducted the experiment with the Swedish Institute of Space Physics.
Radhakrishnan Nair, Scientist 'G' of Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, Thiruvanantpuram for his most significant contributions towards indigenous development of HTPB binders and solid propellants for ISRO missions.
The booster containing 200 tonne of solid propellant ( fuel and oxidiser) in three segments, with a height of about 22 m and diameter of three metres, was developed at ISRO's Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre ( VSSC) in Thiruvananthapuram.
Dr Radhakrishnan, also director of Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, succeeds Dr G Madhavan Nair.