Antarctic Research Group

Conference Proceedings & Abstracts

    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 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.

    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.