Partner Institutions

  • Univ. of New Hampshire

  • Univ. of Colorado

  • Kungliga Tekniska

  • Institutet för Rymdfysik

  • Laboratorie de Physique
   des Plasmas

  • Univ. of Iowa

  • UCLA

  • Institut für

  • Technische Universität

  • Univ. of Oulu

  • Goddard Space Flight Ctr.


  • OHB Sweden

  • ATK Space

  • 3-D Plus

  • RUAG Space Austria

MMS Quick Facts
 • Launched 3/12/2015
 • Solving Magnetospheric
    Reconnection, and
    Turbulence (SMART)
    is the MMS Science
 • Southwest Research Inst.
    (SWRI) is leading the
    science investigation
 • Mission duration:
    2yrs. 6mos.
 • Four spacecraft will fly
    in tetrahedral formation
    through regions of
    the magnetosphere,
    each collecting data
    with identical suites
    of instrumentation.

Related Links
 • MMS at NASA
 • MMS at SWRI
 • MMS at Rice Univ.

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The MMS-FIELDS team of engineers, scientists, project managers, researchers and subcontractors, brings together leaders in the areas of instrument design and operation, science data analysis and management, theory, modeling, and space weather applications.

MMS-FIELDS Team Organization Chart
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Partner Institutions

University of New Hampshire Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans and Space
Space Science Center
Durham, NH, USA

University of Colorado Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics
Boulder, Colorado, USA

Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan Royal Institute of Technology, School of Electrical Engineering
Stockholm, Sweden

Institutet för Rymdfysik, Uppsalaavdelningen Swedish Institute of Space Physics
Uppsala, Sweden

Laboratorie de Physique des Plasmas Palaiseau, France

University of Iowa Department of Physics and Astronomy
Iowa City, Iowa, USA

University of California Los Angeles Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics
Los Angeles, California, USA

Institut für Weltraumforschung Space Research Institute, Austrian Academy of Sciences
Graz, Austria

Technische Universität Braunschweig Braunschweig, Germany

University of Oulu Department of Mechanical Engineering
Oulu, Finland

NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Space Weather Laboratory
Greenbelt, Maryland


OHB Sweden Solna, Sweden

ATK Space Goleta, California, USA

3D Plus / Technopoint Paris, France

RUAG Space Austria Vienna, Austria