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MECA Workshop on Dust on Mars III : September 21-23, 1988

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dc.contributor.editor Lee, Steven Wendell, 1954-
dc.coverage.spatial Mars (Planet)
dc.date.accessioned 2017-09-26T15:16:53Z
dc.date.available 2017-09-26T15:16:53Z
dc.date.issued 1989
dc.identifier.citation Lee S. (1989) MECA Workshop on Dust on Mars III. LPI Tech. Rpt. 89-01. Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston. 66 pp.
dc.identifier.other LPI0552
dc.identifier.other (OCoLC)1033411106
dc.identifier.uri https://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11753/946
dc.description.abstract The goal of the workshop was to stimulate cooperative research on, and discussion of, dust related processes on Mars, and to provide background information and help in planning of the Mars Observer mission. The topics considered are: How is dust ejected from the Martian surface into the atmosphere; How does the global atmospheric circulation affect the redistribution of dust on Mars; Are there sources and sinks of dust on Mars, if so, where are they and how do they vary in time; and How many components of dust are there on Mars, and what are their properties. There were four primary discussion sessions: Dust in the atmosphere; Dust on the surface; Dust properties; and Dust observations from future spacecraft missions.
dc.description.sponsorship sponsored by Lunar and Planetary Institute
dc.description.statementofresponsibility edited by Steven Lee ; sponsored by Lunar and Planetary Institute.
dc.description.tableofcontents The Mineral Components of Dust on Mars / Banin, A. -- Baroclinic-Radiative Instability and Martian Summer Polar Cyclones / Barnes, J.R. -- Mars Observer VIMS and Phobos KRFM-ISM Observations of Mars Dust / Esposito, L.W. -- The Effect of Nonerodible Particles on Wind Erosion of Surfaces / Gillette, D.A. -- Polar Cap Edge Heating in the Dusty Northern Winter on Mars / Kahn, R
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en
dc.relation.ispartofseries LPI technical report ; 89-01
dc.relation.ispartofseries NASA contractor report ; NASA CR-185065
dc.title MECA Workshop on Dust on Mars III : September 21-23, 1988
dc.title.alternative MECA Workshop on Dust on Mars three Dust on Mars
dc.title.alternative Dust on Mars
dc.type Book
dcterms.extent 66 pages
dcterms.publisher Lunar and Planetary Institute
dcterms.subject Cosmic dust--Congresses.
dcterms.subject Planetary meteorology--Congresses.
dcterms.subject Mars (Planet)--Geology--Congresses.


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