PHILAE DELIVERY PREPARATION
PHILAE SEPARATION
PHILAE DESCENT
PHILAE TOUCHDOWN
PHILAE FIRST SCIENCE SEQUENCE
Orbiter-Lander
Philae Activities
Philae Post Hibernation Commissioning:
08-10.04.2014 Philae Hibernation Commissioning - Block 1:
Primary Battery conditioning, Units switch-on and EEPROM chksum test, MSS main communication test, MM1 RAM test, MM2 RAM test, MUPUS S/W upload, CIVA S/W upload, LANDING GEAR lift motor test, CDMS CIUs Test ...
14-17.04.2014 Philae Hibernation Commissioning - Block 2:
COSAC Instrument Initial Tests, SESAME temperature dependence test, APXS Deployment test, MUPUS In-flight Calibration, LANDING GEAR Vertical Drive Switch Motor test, CIVA-P real imaging test, Anchor Rewind motors operation, PTOLEMY Sniff Mode, SESAME temperature dependence test, MUPUS Harpoon self-heating test, SESAME CASSE inter-foot calibration, CONSERT ping-pong tests, Secondary battery monitoring, Flywheel commissioning, ADS Health Check, SD2 Drill rotation movement ...
20-23.04.2014 Philae Hibernation Commissioning - Block 3:
SESAME temperature dependence test, APXS Deployment test, CIVA MI&MV checkout (with SD2 carousel rotation), ROMAP SPM HV test 2, COSAC GC run with two columns parallel, SESAME TxRx Interference Test, CONSERT ping-pong RF, SD2 Drill translation movement ...
13-14.07.2014 Pre-Delivery Calibration and Science (PDCS):
Lander Compartment Heating, Lander STCB Update, PTOLEMY MS Sniffing, PTOLEMY CASE Part 1, SD2 Carousel movement, ROMAP-MAG (slow mode), APXS Calibration Cycle 1, CIVA-P panorama, Secondary Battery Monitoring ...
23 July 2014 Philae Power System Test:
heating phase(?), regular dump of CDMS EEPROM contents, In-flight Characterization of Solar Arrays and MPPTs, Monitoring of SBatt cell voltages, MPPT test ...
Philae Pre Delivery Science Observations

Battery Characterization and TXRX Test/PDCS Block 4:

04-08.09.2014

Secondary Battery Monitoring, STCB Update, Lander heating, Secondary Battery charging, Secondary Battery discharging, TxRx test, CIVA P imaging test, ROMAP/RPC combined test ...

15-17.09.2014

PTOLEMY MS Conditioning, PTOL MS Sniff & CASE cond, ROMAP/RPC combined test, SESAME LSE_CAS_MP Test, PTOLEMY MIV activities, PTOLEMY CASE operation, SBatt monitoring ...

24-25.09.2014

CIVA P imaging test, ROMAP/RPC combined test ...

06-08.10.2014

COSAC MS Sniffing, PTOLEMY MS Conditioning, PTOLEMY MS Sniffing, COSAC MS Sniffing, PTOLEMY CASE conditioning, ROMAP/RPC combined test, PTOLEMY CASE operation, SBatt Monitoring, CIVA P imaging test ...

16-17.10.2014

CONSERT PingPong, COSAC MS Sniffing, PTOLEMY MS Conditioning, PTOLEMY MS Sniffing, COSAC MS Sniffing, PTOLEMY CASE conditioning, SESAME PP/DIM Test, ROMAP/RPC combined test, SESAME PP/DIM Test, SBatt Monitoring, SESAME PP/DIM/CASSE, PTOLEMY CASE operation ...

Philae On Comet Activities:
01-12.11.2014 Philae Delivery Preparation
12.11.2014 Philae Separation, Descent and On-Comet Landing
12-15.11.2014 Philae Science Sequence