Welcome to the Home Page of the
University of Chicago IMP-8 CRNC Telescope

This project is now being run from the University of New Hampshire

The Interplanetary Monitoring Platform 8 (IMP-8)
Spacecraft has orbited the Earth since October 1973.
It is 2/3 of the way to the moon.
The Cosmic Ray Nuclear Composition (CRNC)
telescope on board was designed and built at:

The University of Chicago
Enrico Fermi Institute (EFI)
Laboratory for Astrophysics & Space Research (LASR)
Simpson Cosmic Physics Group

The University of New Hampshire
Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans and Space (EOS)

For specific information on the instrument
or on data usage contact:

Dr. Clifford Lopate
The University of New Hampshire
Institute for the study of Earth, Oceans and Space
Space Science Center
Morse Hall
Room 245C
39 College Road
Durham, NM 03824


phone: (603) 862-5101
fax: (603) 862-3584
e-mail: lopate@ulysses.sr.unh.edu

Data sets available for ftp are:

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