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2014

Scanlon, K. E., Head, J. W., Marchant, D. R. 2014. Evidence for Local, Volcanism-Induced Wet-Based Glacial Conditions in the Amazonian Arsia Mons Fan-Shaped Deposit. Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 2014LPI....45.1480S. The Woodlands, TX. March, 2014.

Jawin, E. R., Head, J. W., Marchant, D. R. 2014. Paraglacial Geomorphology on Mars: A Conceptual Framework for Post-Glaciation Geomorphic Processes. Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 2014LPI....45.2218J. The Woodlands, TX. March, 2014.

Jawin, E. R., Head, J. W., Marchant, D. R. 2014. Paraglacial Geomorphology on Mars: Application to Post-Glacial Features in Martian Impact Craters. Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 2014LPI....45.2241J. The Woodlands, TX. March, 2014.

Lamp, J.L., Marchant, D.R., Mackay, S.L., Head, J.W. The Role of Thermal Stresses in Rock Weathering and Sediment Production in a Polar Desert: A Study of Surface Erosion from Mullins Glacier, Antarctica. 2014 AGU Fall Meeting, Abstract #19261.

Swanger, K.M., Schaefer, J.M., Winkler, G., Marchant, D.R., Lamp, J.L., Kowaleswki,  D.E. Cosmogenic 3He Exposure Dating of Glacial Deposits in the Olympus Range, Antarctica: Influence of Cold-Based Deposition and Weathering Processes on Age Scatter. 2014 GSA Annual Meeting and Exposition, Abstract #248395.

2013

Levy, J., Fountain, A., Dickson, J., Head, J.W., Okal, M., Marchant, D.R., Watters, J. 2013 Accelerated thermokarst formation in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. American Geophysical Union, AGU C33A-0694. San Francisco, December, 2013.

Head, J.W. and Marchant, D.R. 2013  Antarctic Dry Valley Streams and Lakes: Analogs for Noachian Mars?  European Geophysical Union, EGU2013-10447. April 9, 2013.

*Mackay, S.L. and Marchant, D.R. 2013. Ground penetrating radar use on the oldest reported glacier ice in the world: uncovering manifestations of orbital variations during the last 400,000 yrs preserved within debris-covered glaciers of the Quartermain Mountains, Antarctica.  Geological Society of America, no. 214272, 48th annual meeting.  March 21, 2013.

Head J.W. and Marchant, D.R. 2013  Antarctic Dry Valleys: Analogs for Noachian Mars?  Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston TX March, 2013.[1583]

*Hayden, A.T., Hess, S., Marchant, D.R., Gopal, S. Models of middle school partnership with Antarctic field geomorphologists. International Conference on Teacher-Scientist Partnerships, February 2013.

2012

*Lamp, J.L., D.R. Marchant, S.L. Mackay*, J.W. Head III (2012). Weathering Rind Detachment via Thermal Stress Weathering in Antarctica: Implications for Polar Surface Processes and Cosmogenic Nuclide Dating. XXXII SCAR and Open Science Conference, July 2012.

*Mackay, S.L., D.R. Marchant, J.L. Lamp*, J.W. Head III (2012). The climate significance of surface and englacial debris in Mullins Glacier, Quartermain Mountains: potential manifestations of orbital variations during the last 400,000 yrs. XXXII SCAR and Open Science Conference, July 2012.

*Lamp, J.L., Marchant D.R.,* Mackay, S.L., and Head, J.W. 2012. Landscape Evolution in Polar Deserts: Alteration Rind Detachment via Thermal Stress Weathering in Antarctica. AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

Salvatore, M.R., Mustard, J.F., Head, J.W., Marchant, D.R., Cooper, R.F., and Wyatt, M.B. 2012. Spectral and chemical characterization of hyper-arid and hypo-thermal oxidation processes as an analog for Amazonian alteration on Mars. AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

Head, J.W., Mustard, J.F., Miliken, R.E., Marchant, D.R., Forget, F., Schon, S.C., Levy, J.S., Hecht, M. H., and Madeline, J-B. 2012. Mars in the current glacial-interglacial: Geologic evidence for recent climate change. Mars Climate Change Workshop, NASA Ames, May 2012.

 

2011

*Mackay, S.L. and Marchant, D.R. 2011. The origin of surface ridges on the Mullins debris-covered glacier: potential manifestations of orbitally induced climate change (ice ablation vs ice accumulation) during the last 400,000 yrs in the Quartermain Mountains. ISAES 2011, Edinburgh, Scotland.

*Lamp, J. and Marchant, D.R. 2011. Assessing the role of rock thermal fatigue in landscape evolution: evidence for mm-scale fracture and implications for the interpretation of cosmogenic-nuclide dates from the Transantarctic Mountains. ISAES 2011, Edinburgh, Scotland.

Salvatore, M.R., Wyatt, M.B., Mustard, J.F., Head, J.W., Cooper, R.F., and Marchant, D.R. 2011. Constraining the chemical alteration of rock surfaces of the Ferrar Dolerite in Beacon Valley, Antarctica. ISAES 2011, Edinburgh, Scotland

Baker, D.M.H., Head, J.W., and Marchant, D.R. 2011. New evidence for regional glacial modification of plains units in deuteronilus mensae, Mars. 42nd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston TX, March, 2011 [#1422].

Head, J.W., Mustard1, J. F., Kreslavsky, M.A., Milliken, R.E., Marchant, D.R. Forget, F., Schon, S.C., and Levy, J.S. 2011. Mars in the current glacial-interglacial cycle: exploring an anomalous period in mars climate history. 42nd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston TX, March, 2011 [#1315]

Fastook, J. L., Head, J. W., Marchant, D. R. Forget, F. and Madeleine, J.-B. 2011. A warmer atmosphere on mars near the noachian-hesperian boundary: evidence from basal melting of teh south polar ice cap (dorsa argentea formation). 42nd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston TX, March, 2011 [#1212]

Fastook, J. L., Head, J. W., and Marchant, D. R. 2011. Formation of ice-rich lobate debris aprons through regional icesheet collapse and debris-cover armoring. 42nd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston TX, March, 2011 [#1063]

 

2010

Baker, D.M., Head, J.W., and Marchant, D.R. 2010. Plains and transitional textures adjacent to lobate debris aprons in Deuteronilus Mensae, Mars. 41st Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 2, 2010. [#1378].

Boldt, B., Head, J.W., Marchant, D.R., and Wilson, L. 2010. Olympus Mons debris-covered glaciers: formation, evolution, and volcano-ice interactions. 41st Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 3, 2010. [#1033].

Fassett, C.I., Dickson, J.L., Head, J.W., Levy, J.S., and Marchant, D.R. 2010. Supraglacial and proglacial valleys on Amazonian Mars. 41st Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 2, 2010. [#1892].

Fastook, J.L., Head, J.W., Madelleine, J.B., Forget, F. and Marchant, D.R. 2010. Modeling an ice-rich lobate debris apron in Deuteronilus Mensae. 41st Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 2, 2010. [#1823].

*Kowalewski, D.E., Morgan, G.A., Marchant, D.R., and Head, J.W. 2010. Influence of textural and topographic variability on sublimation of buried ice: implications for near surface ice stability in Antarctica and Mars. 41st Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 3, 2010. [#2511].

Kowalewski, D.E., Marchant, D.R., Swanger, K.E. 2010. Modeling vapor diffusion through supraglacial tills in Mullins Valley, Antarctica. GSA Abstracts with Programs. Vol. 42, No. 5, p.86.

Levy, J.S., Fountain, A.G., Head, J.W., and Marchant, D.R. 2010. Physical controls on Antarctic dry Valleys permafrost geomorphology and soil ecosystem habitability: cold-desert processes and Mars astrobiological implications. 41st Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 4, 2010. [#1055].

Marchant, D.R., *Mackay, S.L., Head, J.W., and *Kowalewski, D.E. 2010. Documenting microclimate variation  and the distribution of englacial debris in Mullins Glacier, Antarctica: implications for the origin, flow, and modification of LDA and LVF on Mars. 41st Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 2, 2010. [#2601].

Morgan, G.A., Head, J.W., Marchant, D.R., Dickson, J., and Levy, J.S. 2010. Sources of water for gully formation in the Antarctic Dry Valleys: multi-year analysis of precipitation and temperature in the south fork of upper Wright Valley and implications for the origin of gullies on Mars. 41st Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 3, 2010. [#1043.]

Morgan, G.A., Head, J.W., Dickson, J.L., Marchant, D.R., and Levy, J.S. 2010. Gully formation on Mars and Earth: the transition from gully activity to gully depositional phases. 41st Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 2, 2010. [#1044].

Salvatore, M.R., Wyatt, M.B., Mustard, J.F., Head, J.W., and Marchant, D.R. 2010. Near-infrared spectral diversity of the Ferrar dolerite in Beacon Valley, Antarctica: implications for Martian climate and surface compositions. 41st Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 4, 2010. [#2290]

Swanger, K.M., Marchant, D.R., Schaefer, J.M., Winckler, G., Head III, J.W., 2010. Elevated East Antarctic outlet glaciers during warmer-than-present climates in southern Victoria Land. Eos Trans. AGU, XX(XX), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract C21C-0565.

Swanger, K.M., Marchatn, D.R., Kowalewski, D.E., Head III, J.W., 2010. Ice-cored lobes in central Taylor Valley, Antarctica: origin as remnant buried glacial ice, GSA Abstracts with Programs. Vol. 42, No. 5, p.31.

Wyatt, M.B., Head, J.W., Marchant, D.R., Harvey, R.P., Christensen, P.R., and Salvatore, M.R. 2010. Orbital spectral mapping of surface compositions in the Antarctic dry valleys: regional distributions of secondary mineral phases as climate indicators and implications for Mars. 41st Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 25, 2010. [#2275]

 

2009

Baker, D.M., Head, J.W., and Marchant, D.R. 2009. Flow patterns of lobate debris aprons and lineated valley fill north of Ismenia Fossae, Mars. 40th Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 24, 2009. [#1822]

Fastook, J.L., Head, J.W., Madeleine, J-B., Forget, F., and Marchant, D.R. 2009. Modeling northern mid-latitude glaciation with GCM-driven climate: focus on Deuteronilus-Protonilus Mensae valleys. 40th Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 25, 2009. [#1144]

Head, J.W., Marchant, D.R., Forget, F., Laskar, J, Madeleine, J-B., and Fastook J.L. 2009.  Deciphering the late Amazonian climate history of Mars: assessing obliquity predictions with geological observations and atmospheric general circulation models. 40th Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 23, 2009. [#1349]

Head, J.W. and Marchant, D.R. 2009. Inventory of ice-related deposits on Mars: evidence for burial and long-term sequestration of ice in non-polar regions and implications for the water budget and climate evolution. 40th Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 24, 2009. [#1356]

Helbert, J., Head, J.W., and Marchant, D.R. 2009. The Berlin Mars near surfaced thermal model (BMST): modeling the formation and evolution of sublimation lags on Mars. 40th Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 24, 2009. [#1521]

Levy, J.S., Head, J.W., and Marchant, D.R. 2009. Thermal contraction crack polygons on Mars: classification, distribution, and context for Phoenix from north and south polar HiRISE observations. 40th Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 24, 2009. [#1616]

Levy, J.S., Head, J.W., and Marchant, D.R. 2009. Phoenix landing site geomorphology: surface stability and implications for the martian latitude-dependent mantle. 40th Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 24, 2009. [#1625]

Marchant, D.R. and Head, J.W. 2009. The glacial deposits of the northern mid-latitudes: remnants of large-scale plateau glaciation. 40th Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 24, 2009. [#2355]

Morgan, G.A., Head, J.W., and Marchant, D.R. 2009. The use of equilibrium landforms to identify recent climate change on Mars: insights form field studies in the McMurdo Dry Valleys of Antarctica. 40th Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 26, 2009. [#2217]

Morgan, G.A., Head, J.W., Marchant, D.R., Dickson, J. and Levy, J.S. 2009. The effect of varying annual snow accumulation on gully formation in Antarctica: comparisons between wet and dry seasons for gully formation on Mars. 40th Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 25, 2009. [#2331]

 

2008

Fastook, J.L., Head, J.W., and Marchant, D.R. 2008. Dichotomy boundary glaciation models: implications for timing and glacial processes. 39th Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 14, 2008. [#1109].

Head, J.W., and Marchant, D.R., 2008. Preservation of ancient ice in tropical mountain glacier deposits on Mars. 39th Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 14, 2008. [#1348]

Head, J.W., and Marchant, D.R. 2008. Evidence for non-polar ice deposits in the past history of Mars. 39th Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 14, 2008. [#1295].

Head, J.W., and Marchant, D.R. 2008. Formation of gullies on Mars: link to recent climate history implicates surface water flow origin. Workshop on Martian Gullies: Theories and Tests. LPI, February 4-5, 2008, Houston, TX. LPI contribution no. 1301.

Kadish, S.J., Head, J.W. Barlow, N.G., and Marchant, D.R. 2008. Pedestal craters at high latitudes on Mars: marginal sublimation pits implicate ice and snow in pedestal crater substrate. 39th Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 14, 2008. [#1751].

Kress, A.M., Head, J.W., and Marchant, D.R., 2008. Ring-mold craters on lineated valley fill (LVF) and lobate debris aprons (LDA) on Mars: implications for the presence of subsurface ice. 39th Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 14, 2008. [#1293].

Levy, J.S., Head, J.W., Marchant, D,R., Dickson, J.L., and Morgan. 2008. Late stage gully modification on Mars: polygonally patterned ground, permafrost, and gully water sources. Workshop on Martian Gullies: Theories and Tests. LPI, February 4-5, 2008, Houston, TX. LPI contribution no. 1301.

Marchant, D.R. and Head, J.W. 2008. Distribution of gullies in the Mars-like Antarctic Dry Valleys: relationship to microclimate zonation. Workshop on Martian Gullies: Theories and Tests. LPI, February 4-5, 2008, Houston, TX. LPI contribution no. 1301.

Marchant, D.R. and Head, J.W., III. Kilometer-thick ice-sheets in the northern mid-latitudes in the Amazonian: analogs from the East Antarctic ice sheet and the Dry Valleys. 39th Lunar and Planetary Society Conference, Houston TX, March 14, 2008 [#2097].

Morgan, G.A. Head, J.W., Marchant, D.R., Dickson, J.L., and Levy, J.S. 2008. Gully formation and evolution in the Antarctic Dry Valleys: implications for Mars. Workshop on Martian Gullies: Theories and Tests. LPI, February 4-5, 2008, Houston, TX. LPI contribution no. 1301.

 

2007

Ashworth, A.C., *Lewis, A.R., and Marchant, D.R.  (2007). Major mid-Miocene climate change in the Transantarctic Mountains. EOS Transactions American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting Supplement.

Ashworth, A.C., *Lewis, A.R., and Marchant, D.R., 2007. Mid-Miocene extinction in Antarctica.  Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs.

Ashworth, A.C., *Lewis, A.R., Marchant, D.R., Askin, R.A., Cantrill, D.J., Francis, J.E., Leng, M.J., Newton, A.E., Raine, J.I.,Williams, M., and A.P. Wolfe (2007), The Neogene biota of the Transantarctic Mountains – Online Proceedings of the ISAES X, edited by A. K. Cooper and C.R. Raymond, Extended Abstract yyy,

Dickson, J.L., Head, J.W., Marchant, D.R., Morgan, G.A., and Levy, J.S. 2007. Gully activity on Mars: clues form late-state water flow in gully systems and channels in the Antarctic Dry Valleys. 38th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings [# 1678].

Fastook, J.L., Head, J.W. III, and Marchant, D.R. 2007. Tharsis Montes Ice Sheet models at high obliquity driven by GCM results. 38th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings [#1119].

Head, J.W., III, Marchant, D.R., Dickson, J.L., Levy, J.S., and Morgan, G.A. 2007. Mars Gully Analogs in the Antarctic Dry Valleys: Geological setting and processes. 38th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings [# 1617].

Head, J.W., Dickson, J., Levy, J. Morgan, G., and Marchant, D.R., 2007. Gullies and slope streaks on Mars: insights into their origins from field studies in the Antarctic Dry Valleys. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs.

Head, J.W., D.R. Marchant, J.L. Dickson, J.S. Levy and G.A. Morgan (2007), Slope streaks in the Antarctic Dry Valleys:  Characteristics, candidate formation mechanisms, and implications for slope streak formation in the Martian environment – Online Proceedings of the 10th ISAES X, edited by A.K. Cooper and C.R. Raymond et al., USGS Open-File Report 2007-xxx, Extended Abstract yyy, 1-4.

Head, J.W., D.R. Marchant, J. Dickson, J. Levy and G. Morgan (2007), Transient streams and gullies in the Antarctic Dry Valleys: Geological setting, processes and analogs to Mars – Online Proceedings of the 10th ISAES X, edited by A.K. Cooper and C.R. Raymond et al., USGS Open-File Report 2007-xxx, Extended Abstract yyy, 1-4.

Head, J.W., Marchant, D.R., Dickson, J.L., Levy, J.S., and Morgan, G.A. 2007. Slope streaks in the Antarctic Dry Valleys: characteristics, candidate formation mechanisms, and implications for slope streak formation in the martian environment. 38th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings [# 1935].

Kadish, S.J., Head, J.W., Marchant, D.R. 2007. The age and morphology of the Ascraeus Mons fan-shaped deposits. 2007. 38th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings [# 1125].

*Kowalewski, D.E. and Marchant, D.R. (2007). Quantifying Vapor Flow Within Sublimation Tills Over Buried Glacier ice in Antarctica: Implications for the Origin and Modification of Near-Surface ice on Mars. EOS Transactions American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting Supplement.

Kowalewski, D.E., Marchant, D.R., Head, J.W., III, and Levy, J.S. 2007. Modeling vapor diffusion in sublimation tills of the Antarctic Dry Valleys: implications for the preservation of near-surface ice on Mars. 38th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings [# 2143].

*Kowalewski, D.E. and D.R. Marchant (2007), Quantifying sublimation of buried glacier ice in Beacon Valley, In Antarctica: A Keystone in a Changing World – Online Proceedings of the 10th ISAES X, edited by A.K. Cooper and C.R. Raymond et al., USGS Open-File Report 2007-xxx,Extended Abstract yyy, 1–4.

Levy, J.L., Head, J.W., Marchant, D.R. 2007.  LVF/LDA stratigraphy in Nilosyrtis Mensae, Mars: evidence for multi-stage glacial activity. 38th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings [# 1384].

Levy, J.S., Head, J.W., Marchant, D.R., Morgan, G.A., and Dickson, J.L. 2007. Gully surface and shallow subsurface structure in the south fork of Wright Valley, Antarctic Dry Valleys: implications for gully activity on Mars. 38th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings [# 1728].

*Lewis, A.R., Marchant, D.R., and Ashworth, A.C., Hemming, S.R., and Machlus, M.L. 2007. Major middle Miocene global change and the extinction of tundra communities: evidence from the Transantarctic Mountains. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs.

*Lewis, A. R., Marchant, D. R., Ashworth, A. C., Hemming, S. R. and Machlus, M. L. (2007), Major middle Miocene climate change and the extinction of tundra communities: evidence from the Transantarctic Mountains, - Online proceedings of the 10th ISAES X, edited by A. K. Cooper and C. R. Raymond et al., USGS Open-file Report 2007-xxx, Extended Abstract yyy, 1-4.

Marchant, D.R., Phillips, W.M., Fastook, J.L., Head, J.W. III, Schaefer, J.M., Shean, D.E., and Kowalewski, D.E. 2007. Dating the worlds oldest debris-covered glacier: implicatons for interpreting viscous-flow features on Mars. 38th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings [# 1895].

Marchant, D.R., Phillips, W.M., Schaefer, J.M., Fastook, J.L., Shean, D.E., Head, J.W., *Kowalewski, D.E. and A.R. *Lewis (2007), Establishing a chronology for the world’s oldest glacier ice. In Antarctica: A Keystone in a Changing World – Online Proceedings of the 10th ISAES X,  edited by A.K. Cooper and C.R. Raymond et al., USGS Open-File Report 2007-xxx, Extended Abstract yyy, 1–4.

Marchant, D.R. (2007). The Geomorphic and Potential Climatic Impact of Subglacial-Lake Outbursts. EOS Transactions American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting Supplement.

Marchant, D.R., Phillips, W.M., Schaefer, J.M., Fastook, J.L., Landis, G. (2007). Debris-covered glaciers in Antarctica: Analogs for viscous-flow features on Mars. EOS Transactions American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting Supplement.

Morgan, G.A., Head, J.W., Marchant, D.R., Dickson, J.L., and Levy, J.S. 2007.  Gully formation on Mars: testing the snow pack hypothesis from analysis of analogs in the Antarctic Dry Valleys. 38th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings [# 1656].

*Swanger, K.M. and D.R. Marchant (2007), Sensitivity of ice-cemented Antarctic soils to increases in summer thaw, in Antarctica: A Keystone in a Changing World – Online Proceedings of the 10th ISAES X, edited by A.K. Cooper and C.R. Raymond et al., USGS Open-File Report 2007-xxx, Extended Abstract yyy, 1–4.

*Swanger, K.M. and Marchant, D.R. (2007). Sensitivity of Ice-Rich Antarctic Slopes to Climate Change:  Are Terrestrial Archives at Risk? EOS Transactions American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting Supplement.

 

2006

Dickson, J. L., Head, J.W., III, Marchant, D.R., 2006. Modification of  graben along the dichotomy boundary in eastern Arabia Terra (Coloe Fossae; 53-59°E, 37-41°N): nature and evolution of lobate debris aprons and their relationships to lineated valley fill and glacial systems. 37th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings [#1317].

Dickson, J. L., Head, J.W., III, Kreslavsky, M.A., and Marchant, D.R. 2006. Linear lobate debris aprons, piedmont-like lobes, and crater fill in the Acheron Fossae graben region, Mars: evidence for debris-covered glacier formation and flow. 37th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings [#1321].

Fastook, J.L., Shean, D.E., Head, J.W., III, and Marchant, D.R., 2006. Ice sheet modeling: High-obliquity climates: application to Tharsis Montes glaciation. 37th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings [#1794].

Head, J.W., III and Marchant, D.R. 2006. Modification of the walls of a Noachian crater in northern Arabia Terra (24oE, 39oN) during northern mid-latitude Amazonian glacial epochs on Mars: Nature and evolution of lobate debris aprons and their relationships to lineated valley fill and glacial systems. 37th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings [#1126].

Head, J.W.,III and Marchant, D.R., 2006. Evidence for global-scale northern mid-latitude glaciation in the Amazonian period of Mars: debris-covered glacier and valley glacier deposits in the 30o-50o N latitude band. 37th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings [#1127].

Helbert, J., Head, J.W. III, Marchant, D.R., Shean, D., and Krevslasky, M., 2006.  First prospecting for ice in the flank deposit at Arsia Mons. 37th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference proceedings [#1371].

Kress, A., Head, J.W., III, Marchant, D.R., 2006. The nature of the transition from lobate debris aprons to lineated valley fill: Mamers Valleys, northern Arabia Terra-Deuteronilus Mensae region on Mars. 37th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings [#1323].

Marchant, D.R. and Head, J.W., III. 2006. Glacial landsystems on Mars: integrating landform assemblages, glaciations, and climate cycles. 37th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings [#1422].

Marchant, D.R., Head, J.W., III, and Kreslavsky, M.A. 2006.  Mid-latitude glacial modification of Moreux Crater (44oE, 42oN; 135 km): Evidence for polythermal glaciation related to impact-induced enhanced thermal gradients. 37th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings [#1425].

Nahm, A.L., Head, J.W., III, and Marchant, D.R., 2006. Lobate debris aprons surrounding mesa clusters north of Ismeniae Fossae, Mars: Characteristics and transition to lineated valley fill. 37th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings [#1186].

 

2005

Fastook, J.L., Head, J.W., III, Marchant, D.R., and Shean, D.E.. 2005. Ice Sheet modeling: mass balance relationships for map-plane ice sheet reconstruction: Application to Tharsis Montes Glaciation [#1212]. 36th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings.

Head, J.W., III, Marchant, D.R., and Fastook, J.L. 2005. Regional mid-latitude glaciation on Mars: evidence for marginal glacial deposits adjacent to lineated valley fill [#1257]. 36th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings.

Head, J.W., III, Marchant, D.R., Agnew, M.C., Fassett, C.I., and Kreslavsky, M.A. 2005. Regional mid-latitude late Amazonian valley glaciers on mars: Origin of lineated Valley fill and implications for recent climate Change [#1208]. 36th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings.

Levy, J.S., Head, J.W., III, Marchant, D.R., and Kreslavsky, M.A.  2005. Evidence for remnants of Late hesperian ice-rich deposits in the Mangala Valles outflow Channel [#1329]. 36th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings.

Levy, J.S., Head, J.W. III, and Marchant, D.R. 2005. The origin and evolution of oriented-networks of polygonally patterned ground: the Antarctic Dry Valleys as Mars Analogue [#1334]. 36th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings.

Marchant, D.R. and Head, J.W., III. 2005. Equilibrium landforms in the Dry Valleys of Antarctica: implications for landscape evolution and climate change on Mars. 36th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings [#1421].

Milkovich, S.M., Head, J.W., III, and Marchant, D.R. 2005. Evidence for internal deformation and flow in the Northern Polar Cap of Mars [#1080]. 36th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings.

Parsons, R.L., Head, J.W., III, and Marchant, D.R. 2005. Weathering pits in the Antarctic Dry Valleys: Insolation induced heating and melting and applications to Mars [#1138]. 36th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings.

Shean, D.E.,  Head, J.W., III, Marchant, D.R., and Neukum, G., HRSC Co-Investigator Team.  2005. Arsia Mons fan-shaped deposit: spatial and temporal relationships among cold-based glacial facies from HRSC data [#2190]. 36th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings.

Shean, D.E., Head, J.W., III, and Marchant, D.R. 2005. Debris-covered glaciers within the Arsia Mons fan-shaped deposit: implications for glaciation, deglaciation, and the origin of lineated valley fill [#1339]. 36th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings.

 

2004

Bao, H., and Marchant, D.R. 2004. High-resolution sulfate oxygen and sulfur isotope profiles for soils in Antarctica Dry Valleys, AGU Fall Meeting -San Francisco 2004.

Fastook, J.L., Head, J.W., III, and Marchant, D.R. 2004. Ice sheet modeling: terrestrial background and application to Arsia Mons lobate deposit, Mars. [# 1452] 35th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings.

Marchant, D.R. and Head, J.W. III. 2004. Microclimates of the Dry Valleys: Implications for landscape evolution and climate change on Mars. [# 1405] 35th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings.

Marchant, D.R. and Head, J.W., III. 2004. Antarctic Dry Valleys: Modification of rocks and soils and implications for Mars. [# 2051] 35th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings.

Shean, D.E., Head, J.W., III, Fastook, J.L., and Marchant, D.R. 2004. Tharsis Montes cold-based glaciers: observations and constraints for modeling and preliminary results. [# 1428]  35th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings.

 

2003

Head, J.W., III, Marchant, D.R., Shean, D.E., and Milkovich, S.M. 2003. Tropical cold-based mountain glaciers on Mars: evidence for significant Amazonian climate change. EOS Transactions American Geophysical Union 84(46) Fall Meeting Supplement Abstract P32C-07.

Head, J.W. III and Marchant, D.R., 2003. Cold-based mountain glaciers on Mars: western Arsia Mons fan-shaped deposits. 34th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings.

Head, J.W., III, Mustard, J.F., Kreslavsky, M.A., Miliken, R.E., and Marchant, D.R. 2003. Geological evidence for recent ice ages on Mars. EOS Transactions American Geophysical Union 84(46) Fall Meeting Supplement Abstract P32B-02.

*Lewis, A.R. and Marchant, D.R. 2003. Evaluating the age of buried ice in Antarctica using ashfall deposits: new insights from deposit morphology, grain shape, and LA-ICP-MS trace-element geochemistry. EOS Transactions American Geophysical Union 84(46) Fall Meeting Supplement Abstract GC31-B-0176.

Marchant, D.R. and Head, J.W. III. 2003. Cold-based glaciers in the western Dry Valleys of Antarctica: Terrestrial landforms and Martian analogs. 34th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference Proceedings.

Marchant, D.R. and Head, J.W. III. 2003. Origin of sublimation polygons in the Antarctic western Dry Valleys region: implications for patterned ground development on Mars. EOS Transactions American Geophysical Union 84(46) Fall Meeting Supplement Abstract C12C-06.

Potter, N., Jr., Marchant, D.R., and Denton, G.H. 2003. Distribution of the Granite Drift associated with old ice in Beacon Valley, Antarctica. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs 35 (6), 190-3, p. 463.

 

2002

Burckle, L., Marchant, D.R., *Lewis, A.R. 2002. Neogene lake sedimetns in the Olympus Range, Southern Victoria Land, Antarctica. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs 34. P. 165

Head, James III, and Marchant, D.R. 2002. Mountain glaciers on Mars?: western Arsia flank deposits interpreted as cold-based glacial moraines and rock glaciers. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs 34

Head, James III and Marchant, D.R. 2002. Mountain glaciers on Mars? Characterization of western Arsia Mons fan-shaped deposits using MGS data. Vernadsky Instititue Microsymposium 36, October 14-16, Moscow, Russia.

Head, James III and Marchant, D.R. 2002. Mountain glaciers on Mars? Characterization of western Tharsis Montes fan-shaped deposits using MGS data. Vernadsky Instititue Microsymposium 36, October 14-16, Moscow, Russia.

Head, James III and Marchant, D.R. 2002. Mountain glaciers on Mars? Characterization of western Arsia Mons ridge facies as cold-based dump moraines. Vernadsky Instititue Microsymposium 36, October 14-16, Moscow, Russia.

Head, James III and Marchant, D.R. 2002. Mountain glaciers on Mars? Characterization of western Arsia Mons knobby facies as cold-based sublimation tills. Vernadsky Instititue Microsymposium 36, October 14-16, Moscow, Russia.

Head, James III and Marchant, D.R. 2002. Mountain glaciers on Mars? Characterization of western Arsia Mons smooth facies as rock glaciers. Vernadsky Instititue Microsymposium 36, October 14-16, Moscow, Russia.

Head, James III and Marchant, D.R. 2002. Mountain glaciers on Mars? Characterization of western Arsia Mons fan-shaped deposits using MGS data. Vernadsky Instititue Microsymposium 36, October 14-16, Moscow, Russia.

Marchant, D.R. and *Lewis, A.R. 2002. Paralyzed landscapes of southern Victoria Land, Climate and ice sheet stability since the middle Miocene. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs 34. P 164.

Marchant, D.R. and Head, James III. 2002. Drop moraines, sublimation till, and debris-covered glaciers: cold-based glaciation of western Arsia Mons. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs 34. P 174.

*Miller, E.C., Marchant, D.R., and Stachnick, J.C. 2002. Sedimentary analyses of ice contact deltas in Concord, Massachusetts. Geological Society of America Abstracts, Northeastern Section, p. 26

 

2001

Fishbaugh, K.E., Head, J.W., and Marchant, D.R. 2001. Glacial retreat features in the north Polar Regions of Mars. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs 33, p. 308.

*Lewis, A.R., Marchant, D.R., *Moore, E.J. 2001. Tephra-filled troughs in patterned ground: a proxy for the distribution of subsurface ice. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs 33, p. 318.

Marchant, D.R., *Lewis, A.R., Phillips, W.M., *Moore, E.J., Souchez, R.A., and Landis, G.P. 2001. Patterned ground and sublimation till over buried glacier ice in southern Victoria Land, Antarctica. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs 33, p. 318.

Oberholzer, P., Baur, H. Denton, G.H., Willenbring*, J.K., Marchant, D.R., Schafer, J.M., Schluchter, C., and Wieler, R. New evidence for stable Pliocene climate in Antarctica from in-situ cosmogenic noble gases.  EUGX1 2001, Strasbourg.

*Patrick, L. *Willenbring, J.K., *Lewis, A.R., and Marchant, D.R. 2001. Using till textures to determine thermal zones at the margins of East Antarctic outlet glaciers. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs 33, p. 315.

Phillips, WM, Landis, GP, Marchant, DR,  Lewis, AR, Mills-Herring, LM, Margerison, HR. 2001. Magmatic He-3 in Ferrar Dolerite: Implications for Cosmogenic He-3 Surface Exposure Dating in the Dry Valleys of East Antarctica. Eos Trans. AGU, 82(47), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H42D-0391.

Phillips, WM, Landis, GP, Marchant, DR,  Lewis, AR, Mills-Herring, LM, Margerison, HR. 2001. Magmatic He-3 in Ferrar Dolerite: Implications for Cosmogenic He-3 Surface Exposure Dating in the Dry Valleys of East Antarctica. Eos Trans. AGU, 82(47), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H42D-0391.

Phillips, W., D. Marchant, A. Lewis*, G. Landis, and B. Vandenheuvel, 2001.  Investigating climate change in the Dry Valleys of eastern Antarctica with tephrachronology and cosmogenic nuclide surface exposure dating. GSA - Earth System Processes, Edinburgh, June 2001.

*Willenbring, J.K., Marchant, D.R., Oberholzer, P., Schaefer, J.M., and *Lewis, A.R.. 2001. Plio-Pleistocene history of Ferrar Glacier, Antarctica: implications for climate and ice-sheet stability. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs 33, p. 315.

 

2000

Oberholzer, P., Baur, H. Denton, G.H., Marchant, D.R., Schafer, J.M., Schluchter, C., and Rainer, W., and *Lewis, A.R. 2000. Minimum age and evolution of the buried ice in Beacon Valley, Antarctica, derived from in-situ cosmogenic noble gases. Goldschmidt Conference Proceedings, September 3-8, 2000, Volume 5(2), p. 747.

Phillips, W., A. Lewis*, G. Landis, D. Marchant, and D. E. Sugden, 2000.  Sublimation losses computed with cosmogenic 3He depth profiles, Beacon Valley relic glacier ice, East Antarctica. EOS Transactions, AGU, 81 (48), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract H12B-01, 2000.

 

1998

Tary, A.K., FitzGerald, D.M., and Marchant, D.R. 1998. The Sanford Sand Plain, York County, Maine: the stratigraphic nature and evolution of a glacial marine-limit sand plain. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs 30, p. 77.

 

1997

Marchant, D.R. 1997. Constraints of Late Quaternary glaciation in southern Victoria Land. In ANTIME Workshop Proceedings, 6-11 July, Hobart, Tasmania. p 43-44.

Tary, A.K., FitzGerald, D.M., Marchant, D.R., and Buynevich, I. 1997. Geomorphic evolution of and process variability in the Great Sanford Outwash Plain, York County, ME.  Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs 29, p. 84.

 

1995

Denton, G.H., Sugden, D.E., Marchant, D.R., Hall, B., and Wilch, T.I. 1995. East Antarctic Ice Sheet sensitivity to Pliocene climate change form a Dry Valleys perspective. In Pliocene Antarctic Glaciation Workshop proceedings. 19-21 April, 1995. Woods Hole, MA.

Marchant, D.R. 1995.  Miocene and Pliocene paleoclimate of the Dry Valleys region, southern Victoria Land: a geomorphological approach. In Pliocene Antarctic Glaciation Workshop proceedings. 19-21 April, 1995. Woods Hole, MA.

Sugden, D.E., Denton, G.H., and Marchant, D.R. 1995. Landscape evolution of the Dry Valleys Transantarctic Mountains: tectonic implications. In Pliocene Antarctic Glaciation Workshop proceedings. 19-21 April, 1995. Woods Hole, MA.

 

1994

Marchant, D.R. and Denton, G.H. 1994.  The stability of the Antarctic Ice Sheet. In Pliocene High-Latitude Climate Records. USGS open-file report 94-063.

 

1992

Marchant, D.R. 1992. A new approach for determining Pliocene paleoclimates and ice-sheet history of East Antarctica. In Programme and Abstracts, Geological Society of London special conference on Cenozoic Glaciations and Deglaciations. 18 September, 1992, Burlington House, London.

Sugden, D.E., Marchant, D.R., and Denton, G.H. 1992. Landscape evolution in the McMurdo dry valleys and implications for Cenozoic glaciations. In Programme and Abstracts, Geological Society of London special conference on Cenozoic Glaciations and Deglaciations. 18 September, 1992, Burlington House, London.

Sugden, D.E., Marchant, D.R., and Denton, G.H. 1992.  Landscape evolution in the dry valleys: tectonic implications. In LIRA workshop on landscape Evolution, Abstracts. 28 September – 2 October, 1992. Haarlem, The Netherlands. Rijks Geologische Dienst.

 

1991

Marchant, D.R. and Denton, G.H. 1991.  Late Tertiary ice-sheet overriding of the western Asgard Range, Antarctica: evidence from Nibelungen Valley. Antarctic Journal of the United States 26, 80-82.

 

1990

Marchant, D.R., Denton, G.H., and Sugden, D.E. 1990. Surficial geology of Sessrumnir Valley, western Asgard Range, Antarctica: implications for late Tertiary ice-sheet overriding.  Antarctic Journal of the United States 25, 53-56.

Sugden, D.E., Marchant, D.R., and Denton, G.H. 1990. Subglacial meltwater system, Sessrumnir Valley, Antarctica.  Antarctic Journal of the United States 25, 56-58.

 

1989

Marchant, D.R., Lux, D.R., Swisher, C.C., III, and Denton, G.H. 1989.  Early Pliocene volcanic ash rests on a polar desert pavement. Antarctic Journal of the United States 24, 58-59.

 

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