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Carbon reservoirs on Mars: Constraints from Martian meteorites

Grady, Monica and Wright, Ian (2003). Carbon reservoirs on Mars: Constraints from Martian meteorites. In: 34th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 17-21 March 2003, Houston, Texas, USA.

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We have measured the abundance and stable isotopic composition of magmatic carbon extracted from a suite of shergottites. The results confirm previous findings that primordial carbon on Mars is isotopically lighter than that of the Earth.

Item Type: Conference Item
Extra Information: Abstract #1312
Academic Unit/Department: Science > Physical Sciences
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Earth, Planetary, Space and Astronomical Research (CEPSAR)
Item ID: 8722
Depositing User: Kyra Proctor
Date Deposited: 23 Jul 2007
Last Modified: 06 Dec 2010 17:21
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