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A740 - Astrobiology Seminar - Spring 2007

Readings

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All classes meet Mondays, 15:00-16:00, PSB 211.

# Date Who Topic Read
1 01/22 Meech Insights from the Deep Impact Mission and Updates on Upcoming new Comet Missions  
2 01/29 Vicky Hamilton Identification of Silicates and / or Sulfate bearing Materials in Eos Chasma, Mars: An Astrob iology relevant Candidate Landing Site for the 2009 Mars Science Laboratory Rover Selected related papers
3 02/05 Joan Najita Gas and Molecules in Inner Protoplanetary Disks  
4 02/12 Dina Prialnik Internal Heat Sources and Possible Water in Small Bodies  
5 02/19   None-Holiday  
6 02/26 Lysa Chizmadia Meteorites in Antarctica: Expedition Report  
7 03/05   Cancelled  
8 03/12 Brian Glazer Geomicrobiology at Loihi - Circumneutral pH Iron Oxidation  
9 03/19 Mike Mottl Meteorites, Comets and the Composition of the Earth  
10 03/26   None - Holiday  
11 04/02 Norbert Schorghofer The Mystery of Martian Slope Streaks  
12 04/09 Kim Binsted Mars Analog Field Research in the Canadian High Arctic  
13 04/16 Sean Solomon* The Messenger Mission  
14 04/23 Evgenya Shkolnik Identifying the Nearby Low-Mass Stars: Potential Hosts of Planets and Planet-forming Disks  
15 04/30 Karen Meech The Changing Rotation Period of Comet Tempel 1  
16 05/07 Mike Mottl Meteorites, Comets and the Composition of the Earth, Part II  

*Joint seminar with the IfA Colloquium - held at IfA at 3:30pm.

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Last modified: April 28, 2007
Karen Meech
Institute for Astronomy
2680 Woodlawn Drive
Honolulu, HI 96822
meech@ifa.hawaii.edu