The abbreviation PROBA 2 stands for PRoject for On Board Autonomy 2. The project was done in the consorcium with the Institute of Atmospheric Physics of the Czech Academy of Sciences.

  Task of the CSRC in this project was to perform a complete delivery of the mechanical and electrical design, including FPGA design, power supply design and all ESA requested tests, simulations and documentations on this payload:

  • Two SLP probe (Segmented Langmuir Probe) for surround satellite plasma measuring
  • Three TPMU (Thermal Plasma Measurement Unit) process sensors
  • xmm