Angelo Zinzi

The main aim of this project is to provide access and visualization to planetary exploration data by means of a web based tool. At this time MATISSE (Multi-instrument Advanced Tool for the Instruments for the Solar System Exploration) is at prototype level and can ingest data from ESA Rosetta mission to minord bodies of the Solar System. The url of MATISSE is The url of the Solar System section at ASDC is

Italy’s Space Science Data Center Hones MATISSE Program To Create 3D Projections Of Minor Bodies

The recent space missions devoted to the exploration of the so-called “minor bodies” (i.e., comets, asteroids, and dwarf planets), comprising ESA Rosetta and NASA Dawn, are required to cope with a new scientific and technological issue: smaller rocky objects often […]