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PROCEEDINGS VOLUME 7441

Instruments and Methods for Astrobiology and Planetary Missions XII
Editor(s): Kurt D. Retherford; Richard B. Hoover; Gilbert V. Levin; Alexei Yu. Rozanov
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Volume Details

Volume Number: 7441
Date Published: 11 September 2009
Softcover: 39 papers (424) pages
ISBN: 9780819477316

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Life on Mars: new evidence from martian meteorites
Author(s): David S. McKay; Kathy L. Thomas-Keprta; Simon J. Clemett; Everett K. Gibson; Lauren Spencer; Susan J. Wentworth
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Microfossils in carbonaceous meteorites
Author(s): Richard B. Hoover
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Volcanic glasses as habitat for microfossils: evidence from the early Paleoproterozoic pillow lavas of Karelia and their modern analogues in the Mid-Atlantic Ridge
Author(s): M. M. Astafieva; A. Yu. Rozanov; E. V. Sharkov; A. V. Chistyakov; M. M. Bogina; R. B. Hoover
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Partial racemization of amino acids in meteorites: implications for their possible modes of origin
Author(s): Michael H. Engel
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On the search for the amino acids on the lunar surface as it relates to other extraterrestrial bodies
Author(s): Vera M. Kolb; Richard B. Hoover; Stephen A. Macko
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Fossil microorganisms and formation of Early Precambrian weathering crusts
Author(s): M. M. Astafieva; A. Yu. Rozanov; A. B. Vrevsky; N. A. Alfimova; V. A. Matrenichev; R. B. Hoover
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A spectroscopic polarimeter for detecting chiral signatures in astrobiological samples
Author(s): Baoliang Wang; William B. Sparks; Thomas A. Germer; Andrew Leadbetter
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Laser induced fluorescence emission (L.I.F.E.): in situ and remote detection of life in Antarctic and Alaskan ice
Author(s): Michael C. Storrie-Lombardi; Birgit Sattler
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Integrated ray tracing simulation of spectral bio-signatures from full 3D earth model
Author(s): Dongok Ryu; Sehyun Seong; Jae-Min Lee; Jinsuk Hong; Soomin Jeong; Yukyeong Jeong; Sug-Whan Kim
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A micro fluorescent activated cell sorter for astrobiology applications
Author(s): Donald W. Platt; Richard B. Hoover
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The discovery of liquid water on Mars and its implications for astrobiology
Author(s): N. O. Rennó; M. Mehta; B. P. Block; S. Braswell
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Methane and life on Mars
Author(s): Gilbert V. Levin; Patricia Ann Straat
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Oxidation of organic materials with perchlorates: relevance to the chemistry on the Martian surface
Author(s): Vera M. Kolb
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Multi-fractal property of perchlorate reductase gene sequences and DNA photonics application to UV fluorescence detection on Mars-like surfaces
Author(s): George Tremberger; Eric Cheung; N. Gadura; Todd Holden; Raji Subramaniam; Regina Sullivan; Pat Schneider; Alex Flamholz; David H. Lieberman; Tak D. Cheung
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Can Venus shed microorganisms?
Author(s): Gregory Konesky
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Diversity of bacterial communities in the lakes of Schirmacher Oasis, Antarctica
Author(s): Nazia Mojib; Jonathan Huang; Richard B. Hoover; Elena V. Pikuta; Michael Storrie-Lombardi; Birgit Sattler; Dale Andersen; Asim K. Bej
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Anaerobic psychrophiles from Lake Zub and Lake Untersee, Antarctica
Author(s): Alisa Townsend; Elena V. Pikuta; Melissa Guisler; Sarah Stahl; Richard B. Hoover
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Psychrotolerant anaerobes from Lake Podprudnoye, Antarctica and penguin Spheniscus demersus colony, South Africa
Author(s): Melissa Guisler; Elena V. Pikuta; Alisa Townsend; Richard B. Hoover
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Cryoprotection from bacterial teichoic acid
Author(s): Charles V. Rice; William Harrison; Karl Kirkpatrick; Eric D. Brown
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An optical spectroscopic study correlating the yellow rain and cultured red rain microbes
Author(s): A. Santhosh Kumar; Godfrey Louis
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Life in ice: implications to astrobiology
Author(s): Richard B. Hoover; Elena V. Pikuta
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Nucleotide fluctuation of radiation-resistant Halobacterium sp. NRC-1 single-stranded DNA-binding protein (RPA) genes
Author(s): Todd Holden; G. Tremberger; E. Cheung; R. Subramaniam; N. Gadura; P. Schneider; R. Sullivan; A. Flamholz; D. Lieberman; T. D. Cheung
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Origin of petroleum within our solar system, a review: emphasis on the future prospects of major oil and gas discovery within Mars and moons of various planets
Author(s): Prasanta K. Mukhopadhyay; David J. Mossman; James M. Ehrman
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Panspermia and horizontal gene transfer
Author(s): Brig Klyce
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On the applicability of the identity problem to astrobiology
Author(s): Vera M. Kolb
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Astrobiology and green chemistry: a new pedagogical connection
Author(s): Vera M. Kolb
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The Drake Equation revisited
Author(s): Gregory Konesky
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Raman imaging for high throughput biomarker field detections
Author(s): Zuki Tanaka; Thomas Beer; Christopher P. McKay; Rosalba Bonaccorsi; Claire Gu; Bin Chen
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Planetary science experiments flying as hosted payloads on commercial satellites
Author(s): Eliot F. Young; Cathy B. Olkin; Phillip M. Kalmanson; Russell Mellon; Malcolm Young
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In-flight performance of the Long Range Reconnaissance Imager (LORRI) on the New Horizons Mission
Author(s): M. W. Noble; S. J. Conard; H. A. Weaver; J. R. Hayes; A. F. Cheng
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In-flight performance of MESSENGER's Mercury Dual Imaging System
Author(s): S. Edward Hawkins; Scott L. Murchie; Kris J. Becker; Christina M. Selby; F. Scott Turner; Matthew W. Noble; Nancy L. Chabot; Teck H. Choo; Edward H. Darlington; Brett W. Denevi; Deborah L. Domingue; Carolyn M. Ernst; Gregory M. Holsclaw; Nori R. Laslo; William E. McClintock; Louise M. Prockter; Mark S. Robinson; Sean C. Solomon; Raymond E. Sterner
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Radiometric performance results of the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter's Lyman Alpha Mapping Project (LRO/LAMP) UV imaging spectrograph
Author(s): Michael W. Davis; David C. Slater; G. Randall Gladstone; S. Alan Stern; Thomas K. Greathouse; Kurt D. Retherford; Maarten H. Versteeg; Ronald K. Black
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SwRI's Alice line of ultraviolet spectrographs
Author(s): Kurt D. Retherford; S. Alan Stern; David C. Slater; G. Randall Gladstone; Michael W. Davis; J. Wm. Parker; Maarten H. Versteeg; A. J. Steffl; Thomas K. Greathouse; N. J. Cunningham
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CRISM scan system
Author(s): Kim Strohbehn; Teck Choo; John Hayes; Gene Heyler; Jeff Lees; Dave Lohr; Gordon Seagrave
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Moon4You: a combined Raman/LIBS instrument for lunar exploration
Author(s): Erik C. Laan; Berit Ahlers; Wim van Westrenen; Jeannette Heiligers; Arno Wielders
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The Mercury Imaging X-ray Spectrometer: instrument overview
Author(s): A. Martindale; J. F. Pearson; C. Whitford; G. W. Fraser; D. A. Rothery; D. Talboys; J. D. Carpenter; T. Stevenson; E. Bunce; R. Fairbend; J. Seguy; E. Sclater; I. Delgado; A. Dixon; J. Treis; J. M. Mas-Hesse; J. L. San Juan; K. Muinonen; C. Sawyers; C. Bulloch; E. Schyns
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DEPFET-based instrumentation for the MIXS focal plane on BepiColombo
Author(s): J. Treis; L. Andricek; F. Aschauer; S. Herrmann; K. Heinzinger; M. Hilchenbach; T. Lauf; P. Lechner; G. Lutz; P. Majewski; M. Porro; R. H. Richter; G. Schaller; M. Schnecke; F. Schopper; H. Soltau; A. Stefanescu; L. Strüder; G. de Vita
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The Mercury Imaging X-ray Spectrometer: optics design and characterisation
Author(s): A. Martindale; J. F. Pearson; G. W. Fraser; J. D. Carpenter; R. Willingale; T. Stevenson; C. Whitford; F. Giannini; R. Fairbend; J. Seguy; E. Sclater; I. Delgado; M. Kaipiainen; S. Nenonen; T. Pilvi; E. Schyns; C. Bulloch; C. Sawyers; K. Muinonen
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Development of a silicon drift detector array: an x-ray fluorescence spectrometer for remote surface mapping
Author(s): Jessica A. Gaskin; Gabriella A. Carini; Wei Chen; Gianluigi De Geronimo; Ronald F. Elsner; Jeffrey W. Keister; Georgiana Kramer; Zheng Li; Brian D. Ramsey; Pavel Rehak; D. Peter Siddons
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