Publications & Media

Recent Publications

Lists of recent papers are available via the homepages of group members, and can also be sought through the University of Glasgow database Enlighten.

Recent Media Coverage

Lee, M.R., Tomkinson, T., Mark, D.F., Stuart, F.M., Smith, C.L. (2013) Evidence for silicate dissolution on Mars from the Nakhla meteorite. Meteoritics and Planetary Science 48, 224-240.

 

Tomkinson, T., Lee, M.R., Mark, D.F., Smith, C.L. (2013) Sequestration of Martian CO2 by mineral carbonation. Nature Communications 4, 2662.

 

Patrick Harkness’ work on Mars rovers

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/science-video/8781459/Space-rover-prepares-for-Mars-in-Tenerife-tests.html

 

Recent Conference Abstracts

2015

Breton, H.. and Lee, M.R. (2015) Low-Ca pyroxenes in the NWA 998 Nakhlite meteorite: reactive products of olivine-plagioclase mineral assemblage. 78th Annual Meteoritical Society Meeting. Abstract#5111

Breton, H. and Lee, M.R. (2015) Martian fluid evolution recorded in smectite from the northwest Africa (NWA) 817 Nakhlite meteorite. 78th Annual Meteoritical Society Meeting. Abstract#5107

Breton, H., Lee, M.R., and Mark, D.F. (2015) Multiple Aqueous Events in the Nakhlite Meteorite North West Africa (NWA). In: 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, TX, USA, 16-20 Mar 2015

Breton, H., Lee, M.R., and Mark, D.F. (2015) Secondary Minerals in the Nakhlite Meteorite Yamato 000593: Distinguishing Martian from Terrestrial Alteration Products. In: 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, TX, USA, 16-20 Mar 2015

Cohen, B.E.Mark, D.F.Lee, M.R., and Smith, C.L. (2015) Cooling of the H Chondrite Parent Body: Examination and Assessment of 40Ar/39Ar Age Data. In: 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, TX, USA, 16-20 Mar 2015

Cohen, B.E.Mark, D.F.Tomkinson, T.Lee, M.R., and Smith, C.L.(2015) Martian Igneous Activity and Fluid-Based Alteration: Chronological Constraints from 40Ar/39Ar Analyses of the Nakhlites.In: 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, TX, USA, 16-20 Mar 2015

Lee, M.R. and Chatzitheodoridis, E. (2015) Formation of berthirine in the martian meteorite Nakhla by replacement of aluminosilicate glass. 78th Annual Meteoritical Society Meeting. Abstract#5219

Lee, M.R.and Lindgren, P. (2015) Serpentinisation of chondrules in the Murchison CM carbonaceous chondrite by centripetal replacement and cementation. 78th Annual Meteoritical Society Meeting. Abstract#5220

Lee, M.R.Lindgren, P., Breton, H., and Tomkinson, T. (2015) The Origin of Iddingsite Veins in Olivine from the Nakhlite Meteorites: New Insights from Analogy with CM Carbonaceous Chondrites and Terrestrial Basalts. In: 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, TX, USA, 16-20 Mar 2015

Lindgren, P., and Lee, M.R. (2015) Tracking the Earliest Stages of Aqueous Alteration in the Mildly Altered CM Chondrite EET 96029.In: 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, TX, USA, 16-20 Mar 2015

Lindgren, P., Sparkes, R., Quirico, E. and Lee, M.R. (2015) Exploring thermal processing of the mildly aqueously altered CM2 EET 96029 using sulphide mineralogy and carbon structure. 78th Annual Meteoritical Society Meeting. Abstract#5223

Macartney, A., Lee, M., Darren, M., and Harkness, P. (2015) Micro Optic Ultra Sonic Exfoliator (MOUSE): Prototyping Ultrasonics to Complement and Enhance the Mars Rover Rock Abrasion Tool (RAT).In: AIAA Space 2015 Conference, Pasadena, CA, USA, 31 Aug – 2 Sept 2015

Pickersgill, A.E., Lee, M.R.Mark, D.F., and Osinski, G.R. (2015)Shock Metamorphism in Impact Melt Rocks from the Gow Lake Impact Structure, Saskatchewan, Canada. In: 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, TX, USA, 16-20 Mar 2015

Pickersgill, A.E., Lindgren, P., Burchell, M., Lee, M.R.Mark, D.F., and Price, M. (2015) Experimental Impacts into Feldspar Phenocrysts. In: 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, TX, USA, 16-20 Mar 2015

Simpson, S.L., Boyce, A.J., Lambert, P., Lee, M.R.Mark, D.F., and Lindgren, P. (2015) Stable Isotope Studies of the Rochechouart Impact Structure: Sources of Secondary Carbonates and Sulphides within Allochthonous and Parautochthonous Impactites. In: 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, TX, USA, 16-20 Mar 2015

Simpson, S.L., Lambert, P., and Lee, M.R. (2015) Evidence for Localized High Temperature Hydrothermal Fluid Flow within the Sub-Crater Environment of the Rochechouart Impact Structure: Observations from a Polymict Breccia Dike. In: 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, TX, USA, 16-20 Mar 2015

Trigo-Rodríguez, J.M., Alonso-Azcárate, J., Abad, M.M., and Lee, M.R. (2015) Ultra High Resolution Transmission Electron Microscopy of Matrix Mineral Grains in CM Chondrites: Preaccretionary or Parent Body Aqueous Processing? In: 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, TX, USA, 16-20 Mar 2015

2014

Gunn, P. Ascough, D. Morrison, K. Burgess, C. Cockell, J. Faithfull, M. R. Lee, D. Mark, C. L. Smith (2014) Martian Metabolomics: Differentiating Terrestrial and Martian Organic Carbon in Meteorites. European Astrobiology Conference 2014, Edinburgh, UK.

Lindgren, P.Lee, M.R., and Simpson, S.S.L. (2014) Impact fracturing and aqueous alteration of the CM carbonaceous chondrites. In: 45th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 17-21 March 2014, The Woodlands, TX USA http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/92041/1/92041.pdf

Simpson, S.S.L., Lee, M.R., and Lindgren, P. (2014) Impact-generated hydrothermal circulation and metasomatism of the Rochechouart astrobleme: mineralogy and major and trace element distribution. In: 45th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 17-21 March 2014, The Woodlands, TX USA. http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/92042/1/92042.pdf

2013

Lindgren, P.Sofe, M.Lee, M.R., and Mark, D.F. (2013) Porous zonation patterns in carbonaceous chondrites: possible fluid inclusions. In: 76th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society, 29 Jul – 2 Aug 2013, Edmonton, AB, Canada. http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/81875/1/81875.pdf

Lindgren, P.Sofe, M., Starkey, N.A., Franchi, I.A., Mark, D.F., and Lee, M.R. (2013) Tracking the oxygen isotope evolution of aqueous solutions during alteration of CM2 carbonaceous chondrites. In: 76th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society, 29 Jul – 2 Aug 2013, Edmonton, AB, Canada. http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/81873/1/81873.pdf

Tomkinson, T., Lee, M.R.Mark, D.F.Stuart, F.M., and Smith, C. (2013) Quantifying the timescales of fluid-rock interaction on Mars using the nakhlite meteorites. In: 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 18-22 Mar 2013, Texas, TX, USA. http://www.lpi.usra.edu/meetings/lpsc2013/pdf/1206.pdf

Tomkinson, T.Lee, M.R.Mark, D.F., and Stuart, F.M. (2013) The nakhlite meteorites provide evidence for mineralization of martian CO2 by carbonation of silicates. In: 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 18-22 Mar 2013, Texas, TX, USA. http://www.lpi.usra.edu/meetings/lpsc2013/pdf/1208.pdf

 

2012

Lindgren, P.Lee, M., and Sofe, M. (2012) Evidence for Multiple Fluid Pulses in the CM1 Carbonaceous Chondrite Parent Body. In: 43rd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March 19-23, 2012, The Woodlands, Texas, USA. http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/59858/1/id59858.pdf

Lindgren, P., and Lee, M.R. (2012) Tracing the Shock History of Carbonaceous Chondrites Using Calcite Twins. In: 75th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society, 12-17 Aug 2012, Cairns, Australia. http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/69049/1/69049.pdf

Lindgren, P.Lee, M.R.Dobson, K.J., Hanna, R.D., and Tomkinson, T. (2012) Understanding the deformation history of Murchison (CM2): clues from calcite twin stress analysis and high resolution X-ray Computed tomography. In: 75th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society, 12-17 Aug 2012, Cairns, Australia. http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/69052/1/69052.pdf

Lindgren, P., Price, M.C., Lee, M., and Burchell, M.J. (2012) Constraining the Pressure Threshold of Impact Induced Calcite Twinning. In: 43rd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March 19-23, 2012, The Woodlands, Texas, USA. http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/59857/1/id59857.pdf

Sjöqvist, A.S.L., Lindgren, P., Mansfeld, J., Sturkell, E.F.F., Ormö, J., and Lee, M. (2012) Carbonate Melt Fragments in Resurge Deposits from the Lockne Impact Structure, Sweden. In: 43rd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March 19-23, 2012, The Woodlands, Texas, USA. http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/59860/1/id59860.pdf

2011

King, A., Henkel, T., Chapman, S., Busemann, H., Rost, D., Guillermier, C., Lee, M., Franchi, I.A., and Lyon, I.C. (2011) Amorphous Carbon Grains in the Murchison Meteorite. In: 42nd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March 7–11, 2011, Texas, USA. http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/59738/1/59738.pdf

Lee, M.Sofe, M., and Lindgren, P. (2011) Evolution of Carbonate Mineralization in the CM2 Carbonaceous Chondrites. In: 42nd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March 7–11, 2011, Texas, USA. http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/59736/1/id59736.pdf

Lindgren, P., and Lee, M. (2011) 3D Microstructure and Calcite Twin Stress Analyses in the Murchison (CM2) Meteorite. In: 74th Annual Meteoritical Society Meeting, August 8–12, 2011, London, UK. http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/59761/1/id59761.pdf

Lindgren, P.Lee, M., and Burchell, M.J. (2011) Characteristics and Geometry of Impact Induced Calcite Twinning. In: 74th Annual Meteoritical Society Meeting, August 8–12, 2011, London, UK. http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/59752/1/59752.pdf

Lindgren, P.Lee, M.Sofe, M., and Zolensky, M.E. (2011) Xenoliths in the CM2 Carbonaceous Chondrite Ion 94101: Implications for Complex Mixing on the Asteroidal Parent Body. In: 42nd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March 7–11, 2011, Texas, USA. http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/59475/1/id59475.pdf

Ross, A.J., Herrin, J.S., Mittlefehldt, D.W., Downes, H., Smith, C.L.Lee, M., Jones, A.P., Jennisken, P., and Shaddad, M.H. (2011) Petrography and Geochemistry of Metals in Almahata Sitta Ureilites. In: 42nd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March 7–11, 2011, Texas, USA. http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/59741/1/id59741.pdf

Sjoqvist, A.S.L., Lindgren, P., Sturkell, E.F.F., and Lee, M. (2011) Distribution and Origin of Mafic Impact Ejecta from the Lockne Crater, Sweden. In: 74th Annual Meteoritical Society Meeting, August 8–12, 2011, London, UK. http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/59763/1/id_59763.pdf

Sofe, M.Lee, M., and Lindgren, P. (2011) Aragonite in the CM Carbonaceous Chondrites: A Proxy for the Magnitude of Aqueous Alteration. In: 74th Annual Meteoritical Society Meeting, August 8–12, 2011, London, UK. http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/59750/1/59750.pdf

Sofe, M.Lee, M.Lindgren, P., and Smith, C.L. (2011) CL Zoning of Calcite in CM Carbonaceous Chondrites and its Relationship to Degree of Aqueous Alteration. In: 74th Annual Meteoritical Society Meeting, August 8-12, 2011, London, UK. http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/59772/1/id59772.pdf

Tomkinson, T.Lee, M.Mark, D.Stuart, F., and Lindgren, P. (2011) Crystallography and Origins of Etch Pits in Nakhla Olivine. In: 74th Annual Meteoritical Society Meeting, August 8–12, 2011, London, UK. http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/59774/1/59774.pdf

Tomkinson, T.Lee, M.Mark, D.F., and Stuart, F. (2011) “Dogged” Search of Fresh Nakhla Surfaces Reveals New Alteration Textures. In: 74th Annual Meteoritical Society Meeting, August 8-12, 2011, London, UK. http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/59773/1/id59773.pdf

Tomkinson, T.Mark, D.Lee, M., and Stuart, F. (2011) Steps Towards Precise Ar/Ar Chronologies for Fluid-Rock Interaction Throughout the Solar System. In: 74th Annual Meteoritical Society Meeting, August 8–12, 2011, London, UK. http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/59792/1/id59792.pdf