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Workshop on Martian Gullies : theories and tests, February 4-5, 2008, Houston, Texas

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dc.contributor Treiman, Allan H.
dc.coverage.spatial Mars 2018-08-17T16:53:28Z 2018-08-17T16:53:28Z 2008
dc.identifier.citation Workshop on Martian Gullies: Theories and Tests. LPI Contribution No. 1301, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston. en_US
dc.description.abstract Considering the potential significance of gullies to NASA's Mars program and spacecraft missions, it is important that hypotheses of gully origin be refined, constrained, and tested. The purposes of this workshop are: To provide a venue for scientific interchange on the ideas of gully origins; To formulate tests of these various ideas. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Lunar and Planetary Institute, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, NASA Mars Exploration Program en_US
dc.description.statementofresponsibility convener, Allan Treiman ; scientific organizing committee Allan Treiman ... [and others]
dc.description.tableofcontents PARTIAL CONTENTS: Theories Without Fluids: Dry and Gases -- Slope Steepness of Channels and Aprons: Implications for Origin of Martian Gullies -- Martian Gullies: Variety of Settings and Implications for Formation Processes -- Modeling Bright Gully Deposits' Formation in Hale Crater -- Drag Forces from Concentrated Salt Solutions in Martian Gullies -- Atacama Desert Mudflow as an Analog for Recent Gully Activity on Mars -- The Water Cycling and Secondary Ice-Salt Structures in the Gullies and Crater on Mars.
dc.format.extent vii, 89 pages
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher Lunar and Planetary Institute en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries LPI contribution ; no. 1301
dc.subject Mars (Planet)--Geology--Congresses en_US
dc.subject Mars (Planet)--Surface--Congresses en_US
dc.subject Mars (Planet)--Water--Congresses en_US
dc.title Workshop on Martian Gullies : theories and tests, February 4-5, 2008, Houston, Texas en_US
dc.type Book en_US

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