SMILE ESA-CAS Satellite Mission
2017 November 04
2017 November 15
SMILE is a space mission which aims to measure Earths global system responses to solar wind and geomagnetic variations with innovative instrumentation, e.g. wide-field X-ray telescope of Lobster-Eye type, on board. It is a collaborative project of the European Space Agency and Chinese Academy of Sciences. The SMILE international consortium involves the Czech Technical University in Prague and the Czech teams are expected to contribute to the project, mainly to the X-ray telescope.