J-GLOBAL ID:200904039465554714  Research Project code:0450021622 Update date:May. 14, 2007

Study on Mercury surface and internal structure by 'BepiColombo'

Study period:2002 - 0
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Research field (1): Others
Research overview:
Mercury is thought to experience the formation process and evolution process that has characteristics of internal part of Solar System of early Solar System and the features that reflect them are thought to be appeared on the surface or in the internal structure of Mercury. Therefore, the hint to elucidate such puzzles is obtained by the search fro Mercury. The origin and evolution of Mercury to be determined from the data obtained by the observation results by 'MESSENGER' and 'BepiColombo' by NASA is investigated.
Project Organization (1):
  • (A089001000)
Research program: -

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