Antarctic Research Group

Conference Proceedings & Abstracts


  • 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.

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  • *Lamp, J.L., D.R. Marchant, S.L. Mackay*, J.W. Head III (2012). Weathering Rind Detachment via ThermalStress Weathering in Antarctica: Implications for Polar Surface Processes and Cosmogenic NuclideDating. 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 andenglacial debris in Mullins Glacier, Quartermain Mountains: potential manifestations of orbital variationsduring 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, SanFrancisco, CA.
  • Salvatore, M.R., Mustard, J.F., Head, J.W., Marchant, D.R., Cooper, R.F., and Wyatt, M.B. 2012. Spectraland chemical characterization of hyper-arid and hypo-thermal oxidation processes as an analog forAmazonian 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 climatechange. Mars Climate Change Workshop, NASA Ames, May 2012.