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The Mars Observer laser altimeter investigation
The primary objective of the Mars Observer laser altimeter (MOLA) investigation is to determine globally the topography of Mars at a level suitable for addressing problems in geology and geophysics.Expand
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An improved solution of the gravity field of Mars (GMM‐2B) from Mars Global Surveyor
A spherical harmonic solution of the Mars gravity field to degree and order 80, Goddard Mars Model 2B (GMM-2B), has been developed using X band tracking data of Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) fromExpand
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Single-polymer dynamics in steady shear flow.
The conformational dynamics of individual, flexible polymers in steady shear flow were directly observed by the use of video fluorescence microscopy. The probability distribution for the molecularExpand
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Correction to “Localized gravity/topography admittance and correlation spectra on Mars: Implications for regional and global evolution”
[1] In the paper ‘‘Localized gravity/topography admittance and correlation spectra on Mars: Implications for regional and global evolution’’ by Patrick J. McGovern, Sean C. Solomon, David E. Smith,Expand
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Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Overview: The Instrument Suite and Mission
Abstract NASA’s Lunar Precursor Robotic Program (LPRP), formulated in response to the President’s Vision for Space Exploration, will execute a series of robotic missions that will pave the way forExpand
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Computer simulations of NaCl association in polarizable water
Classical molecular dynamics computer simulations have been used to investigate the thermodynamics and kinetics of sodium chloride association in polarizable water. The simulations make use of theExpand
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The early Holocene sea level rise
The causes, anatomy and consequences of the early Holocene sea level rise (EHSLR) are reviewed. The rise, of ca 60m, took place over most of the Earth as the volume of the oceans increased duringExpand
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Observations of the north polar region of Mars from the Mars orbiter laser altimeter.
Elevations from the Mars Orbiter Laser Altimeter (MOLA) have been used to construct a precise topographic map of the martian north polar region. The northern ice cap has a maximum elevation of 3Expand
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Radio science observations with Mars Global Surveyor: Orbit insertion through one Mars year in mapping orbit
Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) radio science comprises studies of the atmosphere and gravity of the planet. Perturbations of the 3.6-cm λ radio path by the atmosphere during periods of atmosphericExpand
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Crossover analysis of Mars Orbiter Laser Altimeter data
In its first 15 months of continuous operation, the Mars Orbiter Laser Altimeter (MOLA) instrument aboard Mars Global Surveyor ranged to Mars over 330 million times, generating more than 5000 orbitalExpand
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