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K. Fallows, P. Withers and Matta, M. (2015), An observational study of the influence of solar zenith angle on properties of the M1 layer of the Mars ionosphere, J. of Geophys. Res., doi:10.1002/2014JA020750.

Matta, M., M. Mendillo, P. Withers and D. Morgan (2014), Interpreting Mars Ionospheric Anomalies over Crustal Magnetic Field Regions using a 2‐D Ionospheric Model, J. of Geophys. Res., 120, doi: 10.1002/2014JA020721.

Withers, P., K. Fallows, and Matta, M. (2014), Predictions of electron temperatures in the Mars ionosphere and their effects on electron densities, Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, 2681–2686, doi:10.1002/2014GL059683.

Matta, M., M. Galand, L. Moore, M. Mendillo and P. Withers (2014), Numerical Simulations of Ion and Electron Temperatures in the Ionosphere of Mars: Multiple Ions and Diurnal Variations, Icarus, 227, p. 78 – 88, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.icarus.2013.09.006.

Mendillo, M., C. Navaez, P. Withers, M. Matta, W. Kofman and J. Mouginot (2013), Variability in Ionospheric Total Electron Content at Mars, Planet. Sp. Science, 86, p. 117 - 129, doi:10.1016/j.pss.2013.08.010.

Matta, M., P. Withers, M. Mendillo (2013), The Composition of Mars' Topside Ionosphere: Effects of Hydrogen, J. Geophys. Res., 118, p. 2681-2693, doi: 10.1002/jgra.50104

Withers, P., K. Fallows, Z. Girazian, M. Matta, B. Häusler, D. Hinson, L. Tyler, D. Morgan, M. Pätzold, K. Peter, S. Tellmann, J. Peralta, and O. Witasse (2012), A clear view of the multifaceted dayside ionosphere of Mars, Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L18202, doi:10.1029/2012GL053193

Lollo A., P. Withers, K Fallows, Z. Girazian, M. Matta, P.C. Chamberlin (2012), Numerical simulations of the ionosphere of Mars during a solar flare, J. Geophys. Res., 117 (A5), A05314, doi: 10.1029/2011JA017399.

Mendillo M., A. Lollo, P. Withers, M. Matta, Martin Pätzold, and Sylvia Tellmann (2011), Modeling Mars' Ionosphere with Constraints from Same-Day Observations by Mars Global Surveyor and Mars Express, J. Geophys. Res., 116 (A11), doi:10.1029/2011JA016865.

M. Matta, S. Smith, J. Wilson, J. Baumgardner, M. Mendillo (2009), The sodium tail of the Moon, Icarus, 204 (2), p. 409-417.