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Where to land on Mars

Cockell, Charles; Bridges, John; Dannatt, Lindsay ; Burchell, Mark; Patel, Manish and Danson, Michael (2009). Where to land on Mars. Astronomy & Geophysics, 50(6) 6.18-6.26.

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In June 2009 a community workshop discussed what priorities in landing-site selection would drive UK involvement in Mars lander missions. The organizers and participants (below) summarize the conclusions of the workshop and their overview of current and future priorities in the UK search for signs of life on Mars.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2009 Royal Astronomical Society
ISSN: 1468-4004
Keywords: near-surface; ice; exploration; mission; water
Academic Unit/Department: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Physical Sciences
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Earth, Planetary, Space and Astronomical Research (CEPSAR)
Item ID: 31893
Depositing User: Patricia Taylor
Date Deposited: 01 Feb 2012 11:42
Last Modified: 09 Nov 2016 16:20
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