Probing the origin of the dark material on Iapetus

Abstract

Among the icy satellites of Saturn, Iapetus shows a striking dichotomy between its leading and trailing hemispheres, the former being significantly darker than the latter. Thanks to the VIMS imaging spectrometer on-board Cassini, it is now possible to investigate the spectral features of the satellites in Saturn system within a wider spectral range and with… (More)

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@inproceedings{Tosi2009ProbingTO, title={Probing the origin of the dark material on Iapetus}, author={F. Tosi and Diego Turrini and Angioletta Coradini and Gianrico Filacchione}, year={2009} }