LISA Pathfinder

The Lisa Path Finder mission was launched on the 3rd December 2015 and was decommissioned on the 30th June 2017. The mission operated a laser interferometer which measured the position and orientation of two masses to an accuracy of less than 0.01 nanometres. The X-Band transmitter power was 6 watts on 8495MHz and driven into hemispheric antennas to provide omnidirectional coverage.

Lpf 140116

Lpf 150116

Lpf 170116