2004 Denver Annual Meeting (November 710, 2004)
Session No. 241 Wednesday, 10 November 2004
1:30 PM-5:30 PM, Colorado Convention Center: 103/105

T144. Mars Mineralogy: The View from MER (Mineralogical Society of America; GSA Planetary Geology Division)

Bradley L. Jolliff and William H. Farrand, Presiding
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241-11:30 PM MARS MINERALOGY: CONTEXT FROM SPACECRAFT AND METEORITES: MCSWEEN, Harry Y., Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences, Univ of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996-1410, mcsween@utk.edu and WYATT, Michael B., Department of Geological Sciences, Arizona State Univ, Tempe, AZ 85287
241-21:50 PM THE MINERALOGY OF THE MER LANDING SITES AS INVESTIGATED BY THE MINI-TES EXPERIMENT: CHRISTENSEN, Philip R., Geological Sciences, Arizona State Univ, Tempe, AZ 85287-6305, phil.christensen@asu.edu
241-32:10 PM HEMATITE IN THE THERMAL INFRARED: COMPARISON OF MEASUREMENTS MADE BY TES, MINI-TES AND IN THE LABORATORY: GLOTCH, Timothy D.1, CHRISTENSEN, Philip R.1, CALVIN, Wendy M.2, WYATT, Michael B.1, and ROGERS, Deanne1, (1) Geological Sciences, Arizona State Univ, Tempe, AZ 85287-6305, tglotch@asu.edu, (2) Geological Sciences, Mackay School of Mines, University of Nevada Reno, Reno, NV 89557
241-42:25 PM MINERALOGY AT GUSEV CRATER AND MERIDIANI PLANUM FROM THE MOESSBAUER SPECTROMETERS ON THE MARS EXPLORATION ROVERS: MORRIS, Richard V., Code SR, NASA Johnson Space Ctr, Houston, TX 77058, richard.v.morris@nasa.gov, KLINGELHOEFER, Goestar, Johannes Gutenberg-Universitat Mainz, Staudinger Weg 9, 55099 Mainz, Germany, and TEAM, Athena Science, Mars Exploration Rovers, Jet Propulsion Lab, Pasadena, CA 91109
241-52:45 PM JAROSITE ON MARS: AN INDICATOR OF WATER-LIMITED CHEMICAL WEATHERING: ELWOOD MADDEN, Megan E., BODNAR, Robert J., and RIMSTIDT, J. Donald, Geosciences, Virginia Tech, 4044 Derring Hall, Blacksburg, VA 24061, melwood@vt.edu
241-63:00 PM RED HEMATITE AT MERIDIANI PLANUM, MARS AS OBSERVED BY THE MARS EXPLORATION ROVER OPPORTUNITY: FARRAND, William H., Space Sci Institute, 4750 Walnut Street, Suite 205, Boulder, CO 80301, farrand@spacescience.org and ATHENA SCIENCE TEAM, JPL, Pasadena, CA 91109
241-73:15 PM WATER AND MER: DETERMINING SURFACE HYDRATION FROM MINI-TES: CALVIN, Wendy, Geological Sciences, MS 172, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557, wcalvin@unr.edu and ATHENA SCIENCE TEAM, the, NASA Jet Propulsion Lab, Pasadena, CA 91109
 3:30 PM Break
241-83:45 PM NEW PERSPECTIVES ON MARS SURFACE MINERALOGY FROM THE INFRARED IMAGING: MUSTARD, John1, BIBRING, J-P.1, LANGEVIN, Y.2, GENDRIN, A.2, POULET, A.2, GONDET, B.2, ERARD, S.2, MILLIKEN, R.1, and PELKEY, S.1, (1) Planetary Geosciences, Brown Univ, 324 Brook Street, Providence, RI 02912, john_mustard@brown.edu, (2) IAS, University of Paris-XI, 91405 Orsay cedex, France
241-94:05 PM COMPOSITIONAL CONSTRAINTS ON MINERALOGY AT THE MERIDIANI PLANUM LANDING SITE: JOLLIFF, Bradley L., Washington Univ, Campus Box 1169, One Brookings Drive, St. Louis, MO 63130, blj@levee.wustl.edu and ATHENA SCIENCE TEAM, JPL, 4800 Oak Grove Drive, Pasadena, CA 91109
241-104:20 PM POSSIBLE OCCURRENCE OF AMORPHOUS MAGNESIUM SULFATE HYDRATES IN SOME CEMENTED SOILS ON MARS: VANIMAN, David1, CHIPERA, Steve J.2, BISH, David L.3, CAREY, J. William4, and FIALIPS, Claire I.2, (1) Hydrology, Geochemistry, and Geology, Los Alamos National Lab, MS D462, Los Alamos, NM 87545, vaniman@lanl.gov, (2) Earth and Environmental Sciences Division, EES-6, Los Alamos National Lab, Mail Stop D469, Los Alamos, NM 87545, (3) Department of Geological Sciences, Indiana Univ, 1001 E. 10th Street, Bloomington, IN 47401, (4) Hydrology, Geochemistry, and Geology (EES-6), MS D462, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM 87545
241-114:35 PM EXPERIMENTAL STABILITY OF MAGNESIUM SULFATE HYDRATES THAT MAY BE PRESENT ON MARS: CHIPERA, Steve J., Earth and Environmental Sciences Division, EES-6, Los Alamos National Lab, Mail Stop D469, Los Alamos, NM 87545, chipera@lanl.gov, VANIMAN, David, Hydrology, Geochemistry, and Geology, Los Alamos National Lab, MS D462, Los Alamos, NM 87545, BISH, David L., Department of Geological Sciences, Indiana Univ, 1001 E. 10th Street, Bloomington, IN 47401, and CAREY, J. William, Hydrology, Geochemistry, and Geology (EES-6), MS D462, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM 87545
241-124:50 PM THE MINERALOGY OF NATURAL ROCK SURFACES FROM THERMAL INFRARED SPECTROSCOPY: TERRESTRIAL STUDIES: MICHALSKI, Joseph R.1, KRAFT, Michael1, SHARP, Thomas G.2, and CHRISTENSEN, Philip R.3, (1) Dept. of Geological Sciences, Arizona State Univ, Tempe, AZ 85287, michalski@asu.edu, (2) Geological Sciences, Arizona State Univ, P.O Box 871404, Tempe, AZ 85287-1404, (3) Geological Sciences, Arizona State Univ, Tempe, AZ 85287-6305
 5:05 PM Discussion

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