MSSS staff are involved in a variety of research and operational projects, including the Mars Global Surveyor Mars Orbiter Camera, the Mars Odyssey Thermal Emission Imaging System (IR and VIS), the Mars Exploration Rovers (Spirit and Opportunity), the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (launching in 2005), and the Phoenix Mars lander (launching in 2007).
The following abstracts regarding research and operations activities at MSSS were submitted by MSSS personnel to the 6th International Conference on Mars, which occurred in Pasadena, California, in July 2003.
MSSS personnel are listed in bold. The abstracts are in PDF format.
All abstracts are © 2003 Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas.
M. C. Malin, Layered outcrops on Mars, Sixth International Conference on Mars, Abstract No. 3288, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, July 2003. PDF, courtesy LPI