SSERVI Year 2 Publications

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Alexander, C.M. et al. 2014. Elemental, Isotopic and Structural Changes in Tagish Lake Insoluble Organic Matter Produced by Parent Body Processes. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, 49(4): 503-525. 10.1111/maps.12282

Andersson, L. et al. 2015. Dust Observations at Orbital Altitudes Surrounding of Mars. Science, 350(6261). 10.1126/science.aad0398

Baker, D.M.H. and Head, J.W. 2015. Constraints on the Depths of Origin of Peak Rings on the Moon from Moon Mineralogy Mapper Data. Icarus, 258: 164-180. 10.1016/j.icarus.2015.06.013

Baker, D.M.H. et al. 2015. The Formation of Peak-Ring Basins: Working Hypothesis and Path Forward in Using Observations to Constrain Models of Impact-Basin Formation. Icarus LRO Special Issue

Ballouza, R.L. et al. 2015. Numerical simulations of collisional disruption of rotating gravitational aggregates: Dependence on material properties. Planetary and Space Science, 107: 29-35. 10.1016/j.pss.2014.06.003

Basilevsky, A. T. et al. 2015. Survival times of meter-sized rock boulders on the surface of airless bodies. Planetary and Space Science, 117: 312-328. 10.1016/j.pss.2015.07.003

Basilevsky, A.T. et al. 2015. Geologic characteristics of the Luna 17/Lunokhod 1 and Chang’E-3/Yutu landing sites, Northwest Mare Imbrium of the Moon. Planetary and Space Science, 117: 385-400. 10.1016/j.pss.2015.08.006

Becker, T.M. et al. 2015. Physical modeling of triple near-Earth Asteroid (153591) 2001 SN263 from radar and optical light curve observations. Icarus 248, 499-515

Binzel, R.P. et al. 2015. Spectral slope variations for OSIRIS-REx target Asteroid (101955) Bennu: Possible evidence for a fine-grained regolith equatorial ridge. Icarus, 256: 22-29. 10.1016/j.icarus.2015.04.011

Blinova, A.I. et al. 2014. Testing Variations within the Tagish Lake Meteorite – II: Whole-Rock Chemistry of Pristine Samples. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, 49(6): 1100-1118. 10.1111/maps.12303

Blinova, A.I. et al. 2014. Testing Variations within the Tagish Lake Meteorite – I: Mineralogy and Petrology of Pristine Samples. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, 49(4): 473-502. 10.1111/maps.12271

Bottke, W. F. et al. 2015. Dating the Moon-Forming Impact Event with Asteroidal Meteorites. Science, 348(6232): 321-323. 10.1126/science.aaa0602

Bottke, W. F. et al. 2015. In search of the source of asteroid (101955) Bennu: Applications of the stochastic YORP model. Icarus, 247: 191-217. 10.1016/j.icarus.2014.09.046

Britt D.T. et al. 2014. Asteroids. In: The Encyclopedia of the Solar System. T. Spohn Ed., Academic Press.

Cahill, J.T.S. et al. 2014. Surveying the South Pole-Aitken basin magnetic anomaly for remnant impactor metallic iron. Icarus 243, 27-30

Caldwell, B.S. 2015. Spaceflight-relevant stem education and outreach: Social goals and priorities. Acta Astronautica, 112: 174-181. 10.1016/j.actaastro.2015.03.017

Canup, R. M. 2013. Planetary Science: Lunar conspiracies. Nature, 504(7478): 27-29

Canup, R. M. 2014. Thermal fatigue as the origin of regolith on small asteroids. Nature, 508: 233-236. 10.1038/nature13153

Cellino, A. et al. 2014. A successful search for hidden Barbarians in the Watsonia asteroid family. Monthly Notices Letters of the Royal Astronomical Society, 439(1): L75-L79. 10.1093/mnrasl/slt184

Clegg, R.N. et al. 2014. Effects of rocket exhaust on lunar soil reflectance properties. Icarus 227, 176-194

Cloutis, E.A. et al. 2015. Olivine-metal mixtures: Spectral reflectance properties and application to asteroid reflectance spectra. Icarus, 252: 39-82. 10.1016/j.icarus.2014.10.003

Cohen, B.A. et al. 2015. Pre-mission requirements to enable successful sample collection by a remote field / EVA team. J. Human Perf. in Extreme Enviros. 12: A7. dx.doi.org/10.7771/2327-2937.1071

Cohen, B.A. et al. 2014. The Potassium-Argon Laser Experiment (KArLE): In Situ Geochronology for Planetary Robotic Missions. Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 38(4): 421-439. 10.1111/j.1751-908X.2014.00319.x

Collette, A. et al. 2015. Laboratory Investigation of Antenna Signals from Dust Impacts on Spacecraft. Journal of Geophysical Research – Space Physics, 120(7): 5298-5305. 10.1002/2015JA021198

De Sanctis, M. C. et al. 2015. Mineralogy of Marcia, the youngest large crater of Vesta: Character and distribution of pyroxenes and hydrated material. Icarus, 248: 392-406. 10.1016/j.icarus.2014.10.051

Deca, J. et al. 2015. General Mechanism and Dynamics of the Solar Wind Interaction with Lunar Magnetic Anomalies from 3-D Particle-in-Cell Simulations. Journal of Geophysical Research – Space Physics, 120(8): 6443-6463. 10.1002/2015JA021070

Delbo, M., et al. 2014. Thermal fatigue as the origin of regolith on small asteroids. Nature, 508: 233-236. 10.1038/nature13153

Dhingra, D., et al. 2015. Multiple origins for olivine at Copernicus crater. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 420: 95-101.10.1016/j.epsl.2015.03.039

Durda, D.D. et al. 2015. The shapes of fragments from catastrophic disruption events: Effects of target shape and impact speed. Planetary and Space Science, 107: 77-83. 10.1016/j.pss.2014.10.006

Dyar, M.D. et al. 2015. Accurate predictions of iron redox state in silicate glasses: A multivariate approach using x-ray absorption spectroscopy. American Mineralogist. 101: 744-748. 10.2138/am-2016-5555CCBYNCND

Eke, V.R. et al. 2015. The effect of craters on the lunar neutron flux. Journal of Geophysical Research (Planets) 120, 1377-1395

Elphic, R.C. et al. 2015. Simulated real-time lunar volatiles prospecting with a rover-borne neutron spectrometer. Advances in Space Research, 55(10): 2438-2450. 10.1016/j.asr.2015.01.035

Fagan, A.L. et al. 2016. A new lunar high-Ti basalt type defined from clasts in Apollo 16 breccia 60639. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 173: 352-372. 10.1016/j.gca.2015.08.007

Farrell, W.M. et al. 2015. Spillage of lunar polar crater volatiles onto adjacent terrains: The case for dynamic processes. Geophysical Research Letters, 42(9): 3160-3165. 10.1002/2015GL063200

Fatemi, S. 2015. On the confinement of lunar induced magnetic fields. Geophysical Research Letters, 42(17): 6931-6938. 10.1002/2015GL065576

Fatemi, S. et al. 2015. Solar wind plasma interaction with Gerasimovich lunar magnetic anomaly. Journal of Geophysical Research – Space Physics, 120(6): 4719-4735. 10.1002/2015JA021027

Fernandez, Y.R. et al. 2015. Asteroids and Comets. ArXiv e-prints arXiv:1507.06578

Fieber-Beyer, S.K. et al. 2015. Potentially hazardous Asteroid 2007 LE: Compositional link to the black chondrite Rose City and Asteroid (6) Hebe. Icarus, 250: 430-437. 10.1016/j.icarus.2014.12.021

Flynn, G.J. et al. 2015. Hypervelocity cratering and disruption of porous pumice targets: Implications for crater production, catastrophic disruption, and momentum transfer on porous asteroids. Planetary and Space Science, 107: 64-76. 10.1016/j.pss.2014.10.007

Friedrich, J.M. et al. 2014. Ancient porosity preserved in ordinary chondrites: Examining shock and compaction on young asteroids. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, 49(7): 1214-1231. 10.1111/maps.12328

Golubov, O. et al. 2014. A 3-dimensional model of tangential YORP. The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 794(1): L22. 10.1088/2041-8205/794/1/L22

Grava, C. et al. 2015. Lunar Exospheric Argon Modeling. Icarus, 255: 135-147. 10.1016/j.icarus.2014.09.029

Hardgrove, C. J. et al. 2016. Thermal emission spectroscopy of microcrystalline sedimentary phases: Effects of natural surface roughness on spectral feature shape. Journal of Geophysical Research. 121: 542-555

Hargrove, K.D. et al. 2015. Asteroid (90) Antiope: Another icy member of the Themis family? Icarus, 254: 150-156. 10.1016/j.icarus.2015.03.008

Hauri, E.H. et al. 2015. Water in the Moon’s interiors: Truth and consequences. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 409: 252-264. 10.1016/j.epsl.2014.10.053

Hayne, P. O. and Aharonson, O. 2015. Thermal stability of ice on Ceres with rough topography. Journal of Geophysical Research – Planets, 120(9): 1567-1584. 10.1002/2015JE004887

Hayne, P.O. et al. 2015. Evidence for exposed water ice in the Moon’s south polar regions from Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter ultraviolet albedo and temperature measurements. Icarus 255, 58-69

Hilts, R.W. et al. 2014. Soluble Organic Compounds in the Tagish Lake Meteorite. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, 49(4): 526-549. 10.1111/maps.12272

Hirabayashi, M. and Scheeres, D. J. 2014. Stress and Failure Analysis of Rapidly Rotating Asteroid (29075) 1950 DA. The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 798(1): L8. 10.1088/2041-8205/798/1/L8

Hirabayashi, M. and Scheeres, D.J. 2015. Stress and failure analysis of rapidly rotating asteroid (29075) 1950 DA. The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 798(1): L8. 10.1088/2041-8205/798/1/L8

Hirabayashi, M. et al. 2015. Internal Structure of Asteroids Having Surface Shedding due to Rotational Instability. The Astrophysical Journal, 808(1): 63. 10.1088/0004-637X/808/1/63

Hirabayashi, M. et al. 2015. Internal Structure of Asteroids Having Surface Shedding due to Rotational Instability. The Astrophysical Journal, 808(1): 63. 10.1088/0004-637X/808/1/63

Hirabayashi, M. and Scheeres, D.J. 2014. Stress and Failure Analysis of Rapidly Rotating Asteroid (29075) 1950 DA, The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 798(1): L8. 10.1088/2041-8205/798/1/L8

Hodges, R.R. and P.R. Mahaffy. 2016. Synodic and semiannual oscillations of Argon-40 in the lunar exosphere. Geophys. Res. Lett. 43: 22-27. 10.1002/2015GL067293

Hopkins, M. D. et al. 2015. Micrometer-scale U-Pb age domains in eucrite zircons, impact re-setting, and the thermal history of the HED parent body. Icarus, 245: 367-378. 10.1016/j.icarus.2014.08.025

Horányi, M. et al. 2015. A permanent, asymmetric dust cloud around the Moon. Nature, 522: 324-326.10.1038/nature14479

Hurley, D. M. et al. 2015. An analytic function of lunar surface temperature for exospheric modeling. Icarus, 255: 159-163. 10.1016/j.icarus.2014.08.043

Hurwitz, D. and Kring, D.A. 2015. Potential sample sites for South Pole-Aitken basin impact melt within the Schrödinger basin. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 427: 31-36. 10.1016/j.epsl.2015.06.055

Ivanov, M. A. et al. 2015. Boguslawsky Crater on the Moon: Geology and Assessment of the Boulder Distribution on its Floor. Astronomicheskii Vestnik. 49: 403-419. doi: 10.7868/S0320930X15060031

Izawa, M. R. M. et al. (2016), Effects of viewing geometry, aggregation state, and particle size on reflectance spectra of the Murchison CM2 chondrite deconvolved to Dawn FC band passes, Icarus, 266, 235-248.

Jawin, E.R. et al. 2015. Examining spectral variations in localized lunar dark mantle deposits. Journal of Geophysical Research – Planets, 120(7): 1310-1331. 10.1002/2014JE004759

Jawin, E.R. et al. 2014. The relationship between radar scattering and surface roughness of lunar volcanic features, Journal of Geophysical Research-Planets, doi: 10.1002/2014JE004668

Jordan, A.P. et al. 2015. Dielectric breakdown weathering of the Moon’s polar regolith. Journal of Geophysical Research – Planets, 120(2): 210-225. 10.1002/2014JE004710

Joy, K.H. et al. 2015. Identification of magnetite in lunar regolith breccia 60016: Evidence for oxidised conditions at the lunar surface. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, 50(7): 1157-1172. 10.1111/maps.12462

Joyce, C. J. et al. 2015. Analysis of the potential radiation hazard of the 23 July 2012 SEP event observed by STEREO A using the EMMREM model and LRO/CRaTER. Space Weather. 13: 560

Jozwiak, L.M. et al. 2015. Lunar floor-fractured craters as magmatic intrusions: Geometry, modes of emplacement, associated tectonic and volcanic features, and implications for gravity anomalies. Icarus, 248: 424-447. 10.1016/j.icarus.2014.10.052

Keil, K. et al. 2015. The Vicência meteorite fall: A new unshocked (S1) weakly metamorphosed (3.2) LL chondrite. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, 50(6): 1089-1111. 10.1111/maps.12456

Kreslavsky, M. A., and Head III, J.W. 2016. The steepest slopes on the Moon from Lunar Orbiter Laser Altimeter (LOLA) data: Spatial distribution and correlation with geologic features. Icarus. 273: 329-336. doi: 10.1016/j.icarus.2016.02.036

Kring, D.A. 2015. How robotic probes helped humans explore the Moon – And may again. Eos 96. 10.1029/2015EO024575

Kring, D.A. 2015. Human and robotic missions: To the Moon again and beyond. Eos 96. 10.1029/2015EO024609

Kulchitsky, A.V. et al. 2016. Resistance forces during boulder extraction from an asteroid. Acta Astronautica. 127: 424-437. doi:10.1016/j.actaastro.2016.06.027

Kumar, P.S. et al. 2016. Are young lunar lobate scarps responsible for shallow moonquakes triggering boulder falls? Insights from the Schrodinger basin. Moon The Journal of Geophysical Research. 121: 147-179. doi: 10.1002/2015JE004850

Landsman, Z.A. et al. 2015. A new investigation of hydration in the M-type asteroids. Icarus, 252: 186-198. 10.1016/j.icarus.2015.01.021

Lane, J. E. et al. 2014. In Situ Disdrometer Calibration Using Multiple DSD Moments. Acta Geophysica, 62(6): 1450-1477. 10.2478/s11600-014-0237-2

Lauretta, D.S. et al. 2015. The OSIRIS-REx target asteroid (101955) Bennu: Constraints on its physical, geological, and dynamical nature from astronomical observations. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, 50(4): 834-849. 10.1111/maps.12353

Lawrence, D.J. et al. 2015. High-resolution Mapping of Lunar Polar Hydrogen with a Low-Resource Orbital Mission. Acta Astronautica, 115: 452-462. 10.1016/j.actaastro.2015.06.010

Li, Y. W. et al. 2014. Morphology of craters generated by hypervelocity impacts of micron-sized polypyrrole-coated olivine particles. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, 49(8): 1375-1387. 10.1111/maps.12338

Li, Y. et al. 2014. Instrument study of the Lunar Dust eXplorer (LDX) for a Lunar Lander Mission. Advances in Space Research, 54(10): 2094-2100. 10.1016/j.asr.2013.12.006

Li, Y. et al. 2015. Instrument study of the Lunar Dust eXplorer (LDX) for a lunar lander mission II: Laboratory model calibration. Advances in Space Research, 56(8): 1777-1783. 10.1016/j.asr.2015.07.026

Liu, J. et al. 2015. Diverse impactors in Apollo 15 and 16 impact melt rocks: Evidence from osmium isotopes and highly siderophile elements. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 155: 122-153. 10.1016/j.gca.2015.02.004

Lucey, P.G. et al. 2014. The global albedo of the Moon at 1064 nm from LOLA. Journal of Geophysical Research (Planets) 119, 1665-1679

Lucey, P.G. et al. 2014. The global albedo of the Moon at 1064 nm from LOLA, Journal of Geophysical Research-Planets, 119, doi:10.1002/2013JE004592

Lust, N.B. et al. 2014. Least Asymmetry Centering Method and Comparison. Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 126(946): 1092-1101. 10.1086/679470

Malaspina, D. M. et al. 2015. Revisiting STEREO interplanetary and interstellar dust flux and mass estimates. Journal of Geophysical Research – Space Physics, 120(8): 6085-6100. 10.1002/2015JA021352

Marchi, S. et al. 2014. Widespread mixing and burial of Earth’s Hadean crust by asteroid impacts. Nature, 511: 578-582. 10.1038/nature13539

McCubbin, F.M. et al. 2015. Magmatic volatiles (H, C, N, F, S, Cl) in the lunar mantle, crust, and regolith: Abundances, distributions, processes, and reservoirs. American Mineralogist, 100(8-9): 1668-1707. 10.2138/am-2015-4934CCBYNCND

McKay, D.S. et al. 2015. Physicochemical properties of respirable-size lunar dust. Acta Astronautica, 107: 163-176. 10.1016/j.actaastro.2014.10.032

Melosh, H. J. 2014. New approaches to the Moon’s isotopic crisis. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A. 372(2024): 20130168. 10.1098/rsta.2013.0168

Metzger P.T. 2014. Estimation of Regolith Backscatter during OSIRIS-REx Sample Capture. NASA report to OSIRIS-Rex Project.

Metzger P.T. 2014. Plume Interactions with Asteroid Regolith during Proximity Operations. NASA report to Asteroid Return Mission (ARM) Alternative Study.

Michel, P. et al. 2015. Selective sampling during catastrophic disruption: Mapping the location of reaccumulated fragments in the original parent body. Planetary and Space Science, 107: 24-28. 10.1016/j.pss.2014.08.005

Miljkovic, K. et al. 2015. Excavation of the lunar mantle by basin-forming events on the Moon. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 409: 243-251. 10.1016/j.epsl. 2014.10.041

Mommert, M. et al. 2014. The Discovery of Cometary Activity in Near-Earth Asteroid (3552) Don Quixote. The Astrophysical Journal, 781(1): 25. 10.1088/0064-637X/781/1/25

Moreno F. et al. 2014. Intermittent Dust Mass Loss from Activated Asteroid P/2013 P5 (PANSTARRS). The Astrophysical Journal, 781(2): 118. 10.1088/0004-637X/781/2/118

Moriarty III, D. P., and Pieters, C.M. 2015. The Nature and Origin of Mafic Mound in the South Pole-Aitken Basin. Geophysical Research Letters, 42(19): 7907-7915. 10.1002/2015GL065718

Murchie S. et al. 2014. The value of Phobos sample return. Planetary and Space Science, 102: 176-182. 10.1016/j.pss.2014.04.014

Nazari, M. et al. 2014. Observer-based body-frame hovering control over a tumbling asteroid. Acta Astronautica, 102: 124-139. 10.1016/j.actaastro.2014.05.016

Nelson A.O. et al. 2016. New experimental capability to investigate the hypervelocity micrometeoroid bombardment of cryogenic surfaces. Review of Scientific Instruments. 87: 024502. http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4941960

Nesvorny, D. 2015. The Evidence for Slow Migration of Neptune from the Inclination Distribution of Kuiper Belt Objects. The Astronomical Journal, 150(3): 73. 10.1088/0004-6256/150/3/73

Nesvorný, D. et al. 2014. Excitation of the Orbital Inclination of Iapetus during Planetary Encounters. The Astronomical Journal, 148(3): 52-60. 10.1088/0004-6256/148/3/52

Newman J.D. and Herd C.D.K. 2015. Mineralogy, petrology, and distribution of meteorites at the Whitecourt crater, Alberta, Canada. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, 50(2): 305-317. 10.1111/maps.12422

Norman, M.D. et al. 2016. Crystal accumulation in a 4.2 Ga lunar impact melt. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 172: 410-429. 10.1016/j.gca.2015.09.021

O’Brien, D. P. et al. 2014. Constraining the Cratering Chronology of Vesta. Planetary and Space Science, 103: 131-142. 10.1016/j.pss.2014.05.013

O’Brien, L. et al. 2015. Optimization of the Nano-Dust Analyzer (NDA) for Operation Under Solar UV Illumination. Planetary and Space Science, 119: 173-180. 10.1016/j.pss.2015.09.014

Peplowski, P.N. et al. 2015. Hydrogen and major element concentrations on 433 Eros: Evidence for an L- or LL-chondrite-like surface composition. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, 50(3): 353-367. 10.1111/maps.12434

Pernet-Fisher, J.F. et al. 2014. Estimating the lunar mantle water budget from phosphates: Complications associated with silicate-liquid-immiscibility. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 144: 326–341. 10.1016/j.gca.2014.09.004

Poppe, A. R. et al. 2016. The Phobos neutral and ionized torus. Journal of Geophysical Research. 121. DOI: 10.1002/2105JE004948

Poppe, A.R. et al. 2015. Solar wind interaction with the Reiner Gamma crustal magnetic anomaly: Connecting source magnetization to surface weathering. Icarus, In Press, Corrected Proof. 10.1016/j.icarus.2015.11.005

Potter, R. W. K. 2015. Investigating the onset of multi-ring impact basin formation. Icarus, 261: 91-99. 10.1016/j.icarus.2015.08.009

Potter, R.W.K. et al. 2015. Scaling of basin-sized impacts and the influence of target temperature. The Geological Society of America, Special Papers. 518: SPE518-06. 10.1130/2015.2518(06)

Moriarty III, D. P. and C. M. Pieters. 2016. Pyroxene composition derived from absorption band centers. Meteoritics & Planetary Science. 51: 207-234. doi: 10.1111/maps.12588

Ramesh, K.T. et al. 2015. A review of mechanisms and models for dynamic failure, strength, and fragmentation. Planetary and Space Science 107: 10-23

Reddy, V. et al. 2014. Chelyabinsk meteorite explains unusual spectral properties of Baptistina Asteroid Family. Icarus. 237: 116-130. 10.1016/j.icarus.2014.04.027

Reddy, V. et al. 2015. Link between the Potentially Hazardous Asteroid (86039) 1999 NC43 and the Chelyabinsk meteoroid tenuous. Icarus. 252: 129-143

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Rivkin, A.S. et al. 2014. The case of the missing Ceres family. Icarus, 243: 429-439. 10.1016/j.icarus.2014.08.007

Rivkin, A.S. et al. 2015. Astronomical Observations of Volatiles on Asteroids. ArXiv e-prints arXiv:1502.06442

Roush, T.L. et al. 2015. In Situ Resource Utilization (ISRU) field expedition 2012: Near-Infrared Volatile Spectrometer System (NIRVSS) science measurements compared to site knowledge. Advances in Space Research, 55(10): 2451-2456. 10.1016/j.asr.2014.08.033

Sachse, M. et al. 2015. Correlation between speed and size for ejecta from hypervelocity impacts. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets. 120(11), 1847–1858. 10.1002/2015JE004844

Sachse, M. et al. 2015. Correlation between speed and size for ejecta from hypervelocity impacts. Journal of Geophysical Research – Planets, online version of record published before inclusion in an issue. 10.1002/2015JE004844

Salmon, J. and Canup, R. M. 2014. Accretion of the Moon from non-canonical discs. Philosophical Transacations of the Royal Society A, 372: 20130256. 10.1098/rsta.2013.0256

Schambeau, C.A. et al. 2015. A new analysis of Spitzer observations of Comet 29P/Schwassmann–Wachmann 1. Icarus, 260: 60–72. 10.1016/j.icarus.2015.06.038

Scheeres, D.J. 2015. Landslides and Mass shedding on spinning spheroidal asteroids. Icarus, 247: 1-17. 10.1016/j.icarus.2014.09.017

Schreiner, S.S. et al. 2015. An overnight habitat for expanding lunar surface exploration. Acta Astronautica, 112: 158-170. 10.1016/j.actaastro.2015.03.012

Sears D.W. 2015. Induced thermoluminescence dating of basalt. Ancient TL. 33: 14-19

Sears, D.W. 2015. The Explored Asteroids: Science and Exploration in the Space Age. Space Science Reviews. 194(1): 139-235

Shearer, C.K. et al. 2015. Exploring the Moon’s surface for remnants of the lunar mantle 1. Dunite xenoliths in mare basalts. A crustal or mantle origin? Meteoritics and Planetary Science, 50(8): 1449-1467. 10.1111/maps.12480

Shepard, M.K. et al. 2015. A radar survey of M- and X-class asteroids. III. Insights into their composition, hydration state, and structure. Icarus. 245: 38-55

Siegler, M. et al. 2015. Evolution of lunar polar ice stability. Icarus. 255: 78-87

Sierks, H. et al. 2015. On the nucleus structure and activity of comet 67P/Churyumov – Gerasimenko. Science, 347(6220). 10.1126/science.aaa1044

Silber, E.A. et al. 2015. Optical observations of meteors generating infrasound – II: Weak shock theory and validation. Journal of Geophysical Research – Planets, 120(3): 413-428. 10.1002/2014JE004680

Spudis P.D. (2015) The Moon as an Enabling Asset for Spaceflight. Space Policy. 32: 9-10

Stephan, K. et al. 2014. Small fresh impact craters on asteroid 4 Vesta: A compositional and geological fingerprint. Journal of Geophysical Research-Planets, 119(4): 771-797. 10.1002/2013JE004388

Stickle, A.M. et al. 2015. Subsurface failure in spherical bodies: A formation scenario for linear troughs on Vesta’s surface. Icarus. 247: 18-34. 10.1016/j.icarus.2014.10.002

Szalay, J.R. and Horányi, M. 2015. The search for electrostatically lofted grains above the Moon with the Lunar Dust Experiment. Geophysical Research Letters, 42(13): 5141-5146. 10.1002/2015GL064324

Szalay, J. R. and M. Horanyi. 2015. Annual Variation and Synodic Modulation of the Sporadic Meteoroid Flux to the Moon. GRL. 42: 10580-10584. 10.1002/2015GL066908.

Teodoro, L.F.A. et al. 2014. How well do we know the polar hydrogen distribution on the Moon? Journal of Geophysical Research (Planets) 119, 574-593.

Teodoro, L.F.A. et al. 2015. The Local‐time Variations of Lunar Prospector Epithermal Neutron Data. Earth and Planetary Science Letters

Thomas, C.A. et al. 2014. Physical characterization of Warm Spitzer-observed near-Earth objects. Icarus. 228: 217-246. 10.1016/j.icarus.2013.10.004

Thomas, N. et al. 2015. The morphological diversity of comet 67P/Churyumov – Gerasimenko. Science, 347(6220). 10.1126/science.aaa0440

Tikoo, S.M. et al. 2015. Preservation and detectability of shock-induced magnetization. Journal of Geophysical Research – Planets, 120(9): 1461-1475. 10.1002/2015JE004840

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