Papers

2018

Elizabeth Escamilla-Roa, Javier Martin-Torres, C. Ignacio Sainz-Díaz, 2018, Adsorption of methane and CO2 onto olivine surfaces in Martian dust conditions, Planetary and Space Science, published online, doi: 10.1016/j.pss.2018.02.008.

David C. Fernández-Remolar, Mourad Harir, Daniel Carrizo, Philippe Schmitt-Kopplin, Ricardo Amils, 2018, Productivity contribution of Paleozoic woodlands to the formation of shale hosted massive sulfide deposits in the Iberian Pyrite Belt (Tharsis, Spain), Journal of Geophysical Research, Biogeosciences, published online, doi: 10.1002/2017JG004144.

Ricardo Morais Fonseca, María-Paz Zorzano-Mier, Javier Martín-Torres, 2018, Planetary Boundary Layer and Circulation Dynamics at Gale Crater, Mars, Icarus, vol. 302, pp. 537-559, doi: 10.1016/j.icarus.2017.11.036.

O. Korablev, F. Montmessin, A. Trokhimovskiy, A. A. Fedorova, A. V. Shakun, A. V. Grigoriev, B. E. Moshkin, N. I. Ignatiev, F. Forget, F. Lefèvre, K. Anufreychik, I. DzubanY. S. Ivanov, Y. K. Kalinnikov, T. O. Kozlova, and 59 more, including F. J. Martín-Torres and M.-P. Zorzano-Mier, 2018, The Atmospheric Chemistry Suite (ACS) of Three Spectrometers for the ExoMars 2016 Trace Gas Orbiter, Space Science Reviews, 214, pp.7, doi: 10.1007/s11214-017-0437-6.

2017

Scott D. Guzewich, C. E. Newman, M. D. Smith, J. E. Moores, C. L. Smith, C. Moore, M. I. Richardson, D. Kass, A. Kleinböhl, M. Mischna, F. J. Martín-Torres, M.-P. Zorzano-Mier, M. Battalio, 2017, The Vertical Dust Profile over Gale Crater, Mars, Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, vol. 122, issue 12, pp. 2779–2792 doi: 10.1002/2017JE005420.

Mayank Shekhar, Anshuman Bhardwaj, Shaktiman Singh, Parminder S. Ranhotra, Amalava Bhattacharyya, Ashish K. Pal, Ipsita Roy, F. Javier Martín-Torres, María-Paz Zorzano, 2017, Himalayan glaciers experienced signifcant mass loss during later phases of little ice age, Nature Scientific Reports, vol. 7, Article number: 10305, doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-09212-2.

T. Mendaza, J.J.Blanco-Ávalos, J.Martín-Torres, 2017, Interplanetary Coronal Mass Ejection effects on thermospheric density as inferred from International Space Station orbital data, Advances in Space Research, available online, doi: 10.1016/j.asr.2017.08.016.

Anshuman Bhardwaj, Shaktiman Singh, Lydia Sam, P.K. Joshi, Akanksha Bhardwaj, F. Javier Martín-Torres, Rajesh Kumar, 2017, A review on remotely sensed land surface temperature anomaly as an earthquake precursor, International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, vol. 63, pp. 158-166, doi: 10.1016/j.jag.2017.08.002.

Anshuman Bhardwaj, Lydia Sam, F. Javier Martín-Torres, María-Paz Zorzano, Ricardo M. Fonseca, 2017, Martian slope streaks as plausible indicators of transient water activity, Nature Scientific Reports, vol. 7, Article number 7074, doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-07453-9

Oleg I. Korablev, Yurii Dobrolensky, Nadezhda Evdokimova, Anna A. Fedorova, Ruslan O. Kuzmin, et. al, 2017, Infrared Spectrometer for ExoMars: A Mast-Mounted Instrument for the Rover, Astrobiology, vol. 17, Issue 6-7, pp. 542-564, doi: 10.1089/ast.2016.1543

Antonio Molina, Iván López, Olga Prieto-Ballesteros, David Fernández-Remolar, Miguel Ángel de Pablo, Felipe Gómez, 2017, Coogoon Valles, western Arabia Terra: Hydrological evolution of a complex Martian channel system , Icarus, vol. 293, pp. 27–44, doi: 10.1016/j.icarus.2017.04.002.

Javier Martin-Torres, 2017, A space rose by another name smells sweeter, New Scientist, issue 3116.

Aurora Ullán, María-Paz Zorzano, Francisco Javier Martín-Torres, Patricia Valentín-Serrano, Henrik Kahanpääe, Ari-Matti Harri, Javier Gómez-Elvira, Sara Navarro, 2017, Analysis of wind-induced dynamic pressure fluctuations during one and a half Martian years at Gale Crater, Icarus, vol. 288, pp. 78–87, doi: 10.1016/j.icarus.2017.01.020.

C. Birman, J.-F.s Mahfouf, M. Milz, J. Mendrok, S. A. Buehler & M. Brath, 2017, Information content on hydrometeors from millimeter and sub-millimeter wavelengths, Tellus A: Dynamic Meteorology and Oceanography, vol. 69, Issue 1.http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1080/16000870.2016.1271562?needAccess=true.

A. Soria-Salinas, M.-P. Zorzano, J. Martín-Torres, J. Sánchez-García-Casarrubios, J.-L. Pérez-Díaz, A. Vakkada-Ramachandran, 2017, A Xenon Mass Gauging through Heat Transfer Modeling for Electric Propulsion Thrusters, World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology International Journal of Mechanical, Aerospace, Industrial, Mechatronic and Manufacturing Engineering vol. 11, num. 1, http://waset.org/Publication/a-xenon-mass-gauging-through-heat-transfer-modeling-for-electric-propulsion-thrusters/10006189.

Martín-Torres, Javier and Zorzano, María-Paz, 2017, Should We Invest in Martian Brine Research to Reduce Mars Exploration Costs?, Astrobiology, vol. 17, num. 1, doi:10.1089/ast.2016.1602

R. Slapak, H. Gunell, M. Hamrin, 2016, Observations of multiharmonic ion-cyclotron waves due to inverse ion-cyclotron damping in the northern magnetospheric cusp, Geophysical Research Letters, doi: 10.1002/2016GL071680.

Anshuman Bhardwaj, Shaktiman Singh, Lydia Sam, Akanksha Bhardwaj, F. Javier Martín-Torres, Atar Singh, Rajesh Kumar, 2016, MODIS-based estimates of strong snow surface temperature anomaly related to high altitude earthquakes of 2015, Remote Sensing of Environment, vol. 188, p. 1–8, doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2016.11.005.

Richard Larsson, Mathias Milz, Patrick Eriksson, Jana Mendrok, Yasuko Kasai, Stefan Alexander Buehler, Catherine Diéval, David Brain, and Paul Hartogh, 2016, Martian magnetism with orbiting sub-millimeter sensor: Simulated retrieval system, Geoscientific Instrumentation, Methods and Data Systems, doi: 10.5194/gi-2016-12.

2016

Alfonso Delgado-Bonal, Javier Martín-Torres, 2016, Human vision is determined based on information theory, Scientific Reports, vol. 6, Article number: 36038, doi:10.1038/srep36038.

Hans Nilsson, Maria Hamrin, Timo Pitkänen, Tomas Karlsson, Rikard Slapak, Laila Andersson, Herbert Gunell, Audrey Schillings, and Andris Vaivads, 2016, Oxygen ion response to proton bursty bulk flows, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, doi: 10.1002/2016JA022498.

Mezzacappa, A., Melikechi, N., Cousin, A., Wiens, R.C., Lasue, J., Clegg, S.M., Tokar, R., Bender, S., Lanza, N.L., Maurice, S., Berger, G., Forni, O., Gasnault, O., Dyar, M.D., Boucher, T., Lewin, E., Fabre, C., 2016, Application of distance correction to ChemCam laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy measurements, Spectrochimica Acta Part B: Atomic Spectroscopy, vol. 120, pp. 19–29, doi: 10.1016/j.sab.2016.03.009.

Michael D. Smith, María-Paz Zorzano, Mark Lemmon, Javier Martín-Torres, Teresa Mendaza de Cal, Aerosol optical depth as observed by the Mars Science Laboratory REMS UV photodiodes, 2016, Icarus, doi: 10.1016/j.icarus.2016.07.012.

Scott D. Guzewich, C.E. Newman, M. de la Torre Juárez, R.J. Wilson, M. Lemmon, M.D. Smith, H. Kahanpää, A.-M. Harri, the REMS Science Team, the MSL Science Team, 2016, Atmospheric tides in Gale Crater, Mars, Icarus, vol. 268, pp. 37–49, doi: 10.1016/j.icarus.2015.12.028.

Anshuman Bhardwaj, Lydia Sam, Akanksha Bhardwaj, F. Javier Martín-Torres, 2016, LiDAR remote sensing of the cryosphere: Present applications and future prospects, Remote Sensing of Environment, vol. 177, pp. 125–143, doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2016.02.031.

S. P. Schwenzer, J. C. Bridges, R. C. Wiens, P. G. Conrad, S. P. Kelley, R. Leveille, N. Mangold, J. Martín-Torres, A. McAdam, H. Newsom, M. P. Zorzano, W. Rapin, J. Spray, A. H. Treiman, F. Westall, A. G. Fairén and P.-Y. Meslin, 2016, Fluids during diagenesis and sulfate vein formation in sediments at Gale crater, Mars, Meteoritics & Planetary Science, Accepted manuscript, doi: 10.1111/maps.12668.

Kahanpää, H., C. Newman, J. Moores, M.-P. Zorzano, J. Martín-Torres, S. Navarro, A. Lepinette, B. Cantor, M. T. Lemmon, P. Valentín-Serrano, A. Ullán, W Schmidt, 2016, Convective vortices and dust devils at the MSL landing site: Annual variability, Journal of Geophysical Research, Planets, Accepted manuscript, doi: 10.1002/2016JE005027.

, Ismail Gultepe, 2016, Ice Fog and Light Snow Measurements Using a High-Resolution Camera System, Pure and Applied Geophysics, p. 1–16, doi: 10.1007/s00024-016-1343-7.

Nina L. Lanza, Roger C. Wiens, Raymond E. Arvidson, Benton C. Clark, Woodward W. Fischer, Ralf Gellert, John P. Grotzinger, Joel A. Hurowitz, Scott M. McLennan, Richard V. Morris, Melissa S. Rice, James F. Bell III, Jeffrey A. Berger, Diana L. Blaney, Nathan T. Bridges, Fred Calef III, John L. Campbell, Samuel M. Clegg, Agnes Cousin, Kenneth S. Edgett, Cécile Fabre, Martin R. Fisk, Olivier Forni, Jens Frydenvang, Keian R. Hardy, Craig Hardgrove, Jeffrey R. Johnson, Jeremie Lasue, Stéphane Le Mouélic, Michael C. Malin, Nicolas Mangold, Javier Martìn-Torres, Sylvestre Maurice, Marie J. McBride, Douglas W. Ming, Horton E. Newsom, Ann M. Ollila, Violaine Sautter, Susanne Schröder, Lucy M. Thompson, Allan H. Treiman, Scott VanBommel, David T. Vaniman, Marìa-Paz Zorzano, 2016, Oxidation of manganese in an ancient aquifer, Kimberley formation, Gale crater, Mars, Geophysical Research Letters, accepted article, doi: 10.1002/2016GL069109.

Rajesh Kumar, Shaktiman Singh, Ramesh Kumar, Atar Singh, Anshuman Bhardwaj, Lydia Sam, Surjeet Singh Randhawa, Akhilesh Gupta, 2016, Development of a Glacio-hydrological Model for Discharge and Mass Balance Reconstruction, Water Resources Management, p. 1-18, doi : 10.1007/s11269-016-1364-0.

Thomas Kuhn, Andrew J. Desfilache, 2016, In Situ Balloon-Borne Ice Particle Imaging in High-Latitude Cirrus, Pure and Applied Geophysics, p. 1-20, doi: 10.1007/s00024-016-1324-x.

Alfonso Delgado-Bonal, María-Paz Zorzano, F. Javier Martín-Torres, 2016, Martian Top of the Atmosphere 10–420 nm spectral irradiance database and forecast for solar cycle 24, Solar Energy, Volume 134, Pages 228–235, doi: 10.1016/j.solener.2016.05.004.

Lydia Sam, Anshuman Bhardwaj , Vinay S P Sinha, Pawan K Joshi, Rajesh Kumar, 2016, Use of Geospatial Tools to Prioritize Zones of Hydro-Energy Potential in Glaciated Himalayan Terrain, Journal of the Indian Society of Remote Sensing, p. 1-12, doi: 10.1007/s12524-015-0520-y.

Shaktiman Singh ; Rajesh Kumar ; Anshuman Bhardwaj ; Lydia Sam ; Mayank Shekhar ; Atar Singh ; Ramesh Kumar ; Akhilesh Gupta, 2016, Changing climate and glacio-hydrology in Indian Himalayan Region: a review, Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change, doi: 10.1002/wcc.393.

Richard Larsson, Mathias Milz, Peter Rayer, Roger Saunders, William Bell, Anna Booton, Stefan A. Buehler, Patrick Eriksson, and Viju O. John, 2016, Modeling the Zeeman effect in high-altitude SSMIS channels for numerical weather prediction profiles: comparing a fast model and a line-by-line model, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, vol. 9, p. 841-857, doi:10.5194/amt-9-841-2016.

Delgado-Bonal, A., Martín-Torres, F.J., Vázquez-Martín, S. and Zorzano, M.-P., 2016, Solar and Wind Exergy Potentials for Mars, Energy, vol. 102, p. 550-558; doi: 10.1016/j.energy.2016.02.110.

Moore, C. A., Moores, J. E., Lemmon, M. T., Rafkin, S. C. R., Francis, R., Pla-Garcia, J., Haberle, R., Zorzano, M-P., Martin-Torres, J., Burton, J. R. & The MSL Science Team, 2016, A Full Martian Year of Line-of-Sight Extinction within Gale Crater, Mars as Acquired by the MSL Navcam through sol 900, Icarus. 264, p. 102–108, doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2015.09.001.

Kottayil, A., Buehler, S. & John, V., 2016, Evaluating the diurnal cycle of upper tropospheric humidity in two different climate models using satellite observations, Journal of Geophysical Research.

Cockell, C. S., Bush, T., Bryce, C., Direito, S., Fox-Powell, M., Harrison, J. P., Lammer, H., Landenmark, H., Martin-Torres, J., Nicholson, N., Noack, L., O’Malley-James, J., Payler, S. J., Rushby, A., Samuels, T., Schwendner, P., Wadsworth, J. & Zorzano Mier, M-P., 2016, Habitability: a review, Astrobiology, vol. 16, Issue 1, p. 89-117, doi:10.1089/ast.2015.1295.

Barghouthi, I. A., Abudayyeh, H. A., Slapak, R. & Nilsson, H., 2016, O+ and H+ above the polar cap: Observations and semikinetic simulations, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, 10.1002/2015JA021990.

Wickramanayake, A., Hanshel, M., Hobbs, S., Buehler, S., Ekman, J. & Lehrbass, B, 2016, Seasonal Variation of Coherence in SAR Interferograms in Kiruna, Northern Sweden, International Journal of Remote Sensing, vol. 37, issue 2, p. 370-387, doi: 10.1080/01431161.2014.915435.

Kloos, J. L., Moores, J. E., Lemmon, M., Kass, D., Francis, R., de la Torre Juarez, M., Zorzano, M. P., Martin-Torres, J. ,2016, The First Martian Year of Cloud Activity from Mars Science Laboratory (Sol 0 – 800), Advances in Space Research, doi:10.1016/j.asr.2015.12.040.

Bhardwaj, A., Sam, L., Akanksha, A., Martin-Torres, J., Kumar, R., 2016, UAVs as remote sensing platform in glaciology: Present applications and future prospects, Remote Sensing of Environment, vol. 175, p. 196–204, doi:10.1016/j.rse.2015.12.029.

2015

Giovanna Tinetti, Pierre Drossart, Paul Eccleston, Paul Hartogh, Kate Isaak, Martin Linder,Christophe Lovis, Giusi Micela, Marc Ollivier and 346 more, 2015, The EChO science case, Experimental Astronomy, Vol.40, Issue 2, p. 329-391, doi: 10.1007/s10686-015-9484-8.

Delgado-Bonal, A., Martin-Torres, J., 2015, Evaluation of the Atmospheric Chemical Entropy Production of Mars, Entropy, vol. 17, issue 7, p. 5047-5062, doi:10.3390/e17075047.

Filipe Aires, Catherine Prigent, Emiliano Orlandi, Mathias Milz, Patrick Eriksson, Susanne Crewell, Chung-Chi Lin, Ville Kangas, Microwave hyperspectral measurements for temperature and humidity atmospheric profiling from satellite: The clear-sky case, Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres, vol. 120, Issue 21, p. 11,334–11,351, doi: 10.1002/2015JD023331.

J.-F. Mahfouf, C. Birman, F. Aires, C. Prigent, E. Orlandi and M. Milz, 2015, Information content on temperature and water vapour from a hyper-spectral microwave sensor, Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, vol. 141, Issue 693, p. 3268–3284, doi: 10.1002/qj.2608

Martin-Torres, J., Zorzano, M-P., Valentin-Serrano, P., Harri, A-M., Genzer, M., Kemppainen, O., Rivera-Valentin, E. G., Jun, I., Wray, J. J., Madsen, M. B., Goetz, W., McEwen, A. S., Hardgrove, C., Renno, N., Chevrier, V. F., Mischna, M. A., Navarro-Gonzalez, R., Martínez-Frías, J., Conrad, P. G., McConnochie, T. H., Cockell, C., Berger, G., Vasavada, A., Sumner, D. Y. & Vaniman, D. T., 2015,Transient liquid water and water activity at Gale crater on Mars, Nature Geoscience, vol. 8, p. 357-361, doi:10.1038/ngeo2412.

Delgado-Bonal, A., Martin-Torres, J., 2015, Solar cell temperature on Mars, Solar Energy, vol. 118, p. 74-79, doi:10.1016/j.solener.2015.04.035.

J. F. Buenestado, J. Martín-Torres, M.-P. Zorzano, 2015, Liquid Water at Crater Gale, Mars, Journal of Astrobiology & Outreach, doi: 10.4172/2332-2519.1000131.

Buenestado JF, Zorzano MP, Salinas AS, Méndez CF and Martín-Torres J, 2015, Planetary Exploration; Mars on the Scope, Journal of Astrobiology & Outreach, doi: 10.4172/2332-2519.1000133.

Wiens, R. C., Maurice, S. MSL Science Team, 2015, ChemCam: Chemostratigraphy by the First Mars Microprobe, Elements, vol. 11, p. 33-38, doi: 10.2113/gselements.11.1.33.

Grotzinger, J. P., Crisp, J. A., Vasavada, A., MSL Science Team, 2015, Curiosity’s Mission of Exploration at Gale Crater, Mars, Elements, vol.11, p. 19-26, doi: 10.2113/gselements.11.1.19.

Downs, R. T., MSL Science Team, 2015, Determining Mineralogy on Mars with the CheMin X-Ray Diffractometer, Elements, vol. 11, p. 45-50, doi:10.2113/gselements.11.1.45.

Kah, L. C., MSL Science Team, 2015, Images from Curiosity: A New Look at Mars, Elements, vol. 11, p. 27-32, doi:10.2113/gselements.11.1.27.

Gellert, U., Clark III, B., MSL Science Team, MER Science Team, 2015, In Situ Compositional Measurements of Rocks and Soils with the Alpha Particle X-ray Spectrometer on NASA’s Mars Rovers, Elements, vol. 11, p. 39-44, doi:10.2113/gselements.11.1.39.

Mahaffy, P. R., Conrad, . P. G., MSL Science Team, 2015, Volatile and Isotopic Imprints of Ancient Mars, Elements, vol. 11, p. 51-56, doi:10.2113/gselements.11.1.51.

Mahaffy, P. R., Webster, C. R., Stern, J. C., Brunner, A. E., Atreya, S. K., Conrad, P. G., Domagal-Goldman, S., Eigenbrode, J. L., Flesch, G. J., Christensen, L. E., Franz, H. B., Freissinet, C., Glavin, D. P., Grotzinger, J. P., Jones, J. H., Leshin, L. A., Malespin, C. A., McAdam, A. C., Ming, D. W., Navarro-Gonzalez, R., Niles, P. B., Owen, T., Pavlov, A. A., Steele, A., Trainer, M. G., Williford, K., Wray, J. J., MSL Science Team, 2015, The imprint of atmospheric evolution in the D/H of Hesperian clay minerals on Mars, Science, vol. 347, Issue 6220, pp. 412-414 doi: 10.1126/science.1260291.

Webster, C.R., Mahaffy, P.R., Atreya, S.K.,; Flesch, G.J., Mischna, M.A., Meslin, P.Y.,; Farley, K.A., Conrad, P.G., Christensen, L.E ., Pavlov, A.A., Martin-Torres, J. Zorzano, M.P., McConnochie, T.H., Owen, T., Eigenbrode, J.L., Glavin, D.P., Steele, A., Malespin, C.A., Archer, P.D., Sutter, B., Coll, P., Freissinet, C., McKay, C.P., Moores, J.E., Schwenzer, S.P., Bridges, J.C., Navarro Gonzalez, R., Gellert, R., Lemmon, M.T., MSL Sci Team, 2015, Mars methane detection and variability at Gale crater, Science, vol. 347, Issue: 6220, pp. 415-417,
doi: 10.1126/science.1261713.

Gultepe, I., Zhou, B., Milbrandt, J. A., Bott, A., Li, Y., Heymsfield, A. J., Ferrier, B. S., Ware, R. H., Pavolonis, M. J., Kuhn, T., Gurka, J. J., Liu, P. & Cermak, J., 2015, A review on ice fog measurements and modeling, Atmospheric Research. vol. 151, p. 2–19, doi: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2014.04.014.

Moores, J. E., Lemmon, M. T., Rafkin, S. C. R., Francis, R., Pla-Garcia, J., De La Torre Juárez, M., Bean, K., Kass, D., Haberle, R., Newman, C. . E., Mischna, M. A., Vasavada, A. R., Rennó, N., Bell, J., Calef III, F. . J., Cantor, B., McConnochie, T. H., Harri, A-M., Genzer, M., Wong, M., Smith, M. D., Martin-Torres, J., Zorzano, M-P., Kemppainen, O. & McCullough, E., 2015, Atmospheric movies acquired at the Mars Science Laboratory landing site: Cloud Morphology, Frequency and Significance to the Gale Crater Water Cycle and Phoenix Mission Results, Advances in Space Research, vol. 55, Issue 9, p. 2217-2238, doi: 10.1016/j.asr.2015.02.007.

Nilsson, H., Stenberg Wieser, G., Behar, E., Wedlund, C. S., Gunell, H., Yamauchi, M., Lundin, R., Barabash, S., Wieser, M., Carr, C., Cupido, E., Burch, J. L., Fedorov, A., Savaud, J-A., Koskinen, H., Kallio, E., Lebreton, J-P., Eriksson, A., Edberg, N., Goldstein, R., Henri, P., Coenders, C., Mokashi, P., Nemeth, Z., Richter, I., Szego, K., Volwerk, M., Vallat, C. & Rubin, M., 2015, Birth of a comet magnetosphere: A spring of water ions, Science, vol. 347, Issue 6220, doi: 10.1126/science.aaa0571.

Abudayyeh, H. A., Barghouthi, I. A., Slapak, R. & Nilsson, H., 2015, Centrifugal acceleration at high altitudes above the polar cap: A Monte Carlo simulation, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, vol. 120, Issue 8, p. 6409–6426. doi: 10.1002/2015JA021325.

Johnson, J. R., Bell III, J. F., Bender, S., Blaney, D., Cloutis, E., DeFlores, L., Ehlmann, B., Gasnault, O., Gondet, B., Kinch, K., Lemmon, M., Le Mouélic, S., Maurice, S., Rice, M., Wiens, R. C., MSL Science Team, 2015, ChemCam passive reflectance spectroscopy of surface materials at the Curiosity landing site, Mars, Icarus, vol. 249, p. 74–92, doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2014.02.028.

Cousin, A., Meslin, P. Y., Wiens, R. C., Rapin, W., Mangold, N., Fabre, C., Gasnault, O., Forni, O., Tokar, R., Ollila, A., Schröder, S., Lasue, J., Maurice, S., Sautter, V., Newsom, H., Vaniman, D., Le Mouélic, S., Dyar, D., Berger, G., Blaney, D., Nachon, M., Dromart, G., Lanza, N., Clark, B., Clegg, S., Goetz, W., Berger, J., Barraclough, B., Delapp, D., MSL Science Team, 2015, Compositions of coarse and fine particles in martian soils at gale: A window into the production of soils, Icarus, vol. 249, p. 22–42, doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2014.04.052.

Stern, J. C., Sutter, B., Freissinet, C., Navarro-González, R., McKay, C. P., Archer Jr., P. D., Buch, A., Brunner, A. E., Coll, P., Eigenbrode, J. L., Fairen, A. G., Franz, H. B., Glavin, D. P., Kashyap, S., McAdam, A. C., Ming, D. W., Steele, A., Szopa, C., Wray, J. J., Martin-Torres, J., Zorzano, M-P., Conrad, P. G., Mahaffy, P. R., MSL Science Team, 2015, Evidence for indigenous nitrogen in sedimentary and aeolian deposits from the Curiosity rover investigations at Gale crater, Mars, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. vol. 112 , issue 14, p. 4245–4250, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1420932112.

Horton E. Newsom, Nicolas Mangold, Linda C. Kah, Joshua M. Williams, Ray E. Arvidson, Nathan Stein, Ann M. Ollila, John C. Bridges, Susanne P. Schwenzer, Penelope L. King, John A. Grant, Patrick Pinet, Nathan T. Bridges, Fred Calef III, Roger C. Wiens, John G. Spray, David T. Vaniman, Wolf E. Elston, Jeff A. Berger, James B. Garvin, Marisa C. Palucis, the MSL Science Team, 2015, Gale crater and impact processes – Curiosity’s first 364 Sols on Mars, Icarus, vol. 249, pp. 108–128, doi: 10.1016/j.icarus.2014.10.013.

John E. Moores, Mark T. Lemmon, Henrik Kahanpää, Scot C.R. Rafkin, Raymond Francis Jorge Pla-Garcia, Keri Bean, Robert Haberle, Claire Newman, Michael Mischna, Ashwin R. Vasavada, Manuel de la Torre Juárez, Nilton Rennó, Jim Bell, Fred Calef, Bruce Cantor, Timothy H. Mcconnochie, Ari-Matti Harri, Maria Genzer, Michael H. Wong, Michael D. Smith, F. Javier Martín-Torres, María-Paz Zorzano, 2015, Observational evidence of a suppressed planetary boundary layer in northern Gale Crater, Mars as seen by the Navcam instrument onboard the Mars Science Laboratory rover, Icarus, vol. 249, p. 129–142, doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2014.09.020.

C. Freissinet, D. P. Glavin, P. R. Mahaffy, K. E. Miller, J. L. Eigenbrode, R. E. Summons, A. E. Brunner, A. Buch, C. Szopa, P. D. Archer Jr., H. B. Franz, S. K. Atreya, W. B. Brinckerhoff, M. Cabane, P. Coll, P. G. Conrad, D. J. Des Marais, J. P. Dworkin, A. G. Fairén, P. François, J. P. Grotzinger, S. Kashyap, I. L. ten Kate, L. A. Leshin, C. A. Malespin, M. G. Martin, F. J. Martin-Torres, A. C. McAdam, D. W. Ming, R. Navarro-González, A. A. Pavlov, B. D. Prats, S. W. Squyres, A. Steele, J. C. Stern, D. Y. Sumner, B. Sutter, M.-P. Zorzano, and the MSL Science Team, 2015, Organic molecules in the Sheepbed Mudstone, Gale Crater, Mars, Journal of Geophysical Research Planets, vol. 120, Issue 3, pp. 495–514, doi: 10.1002/2014JE004737.

Nilsson, H., Stenberg Wieser, G., Behar, E., Wedlund, C. S., Kallio, E., Gunell, H., Edberg, N. J. T., Eriksson, A., Yamauchi, M., Koenders, C., Wieser, M., Lundin, R., Barabash, S., Mandt, K. E., Burch, J. L., Goldstein, R. M., Mokashi, P., Carr, C., Cupido, E., Fox, P. T., Szego, K., Nemeth, Z., Fedorov, A., Sauvaud, J. A., Koskinen, H., Richter, I., Lebreton, J-P., Henri, P., Volwerk, M., Vallat, C., Geiger, B., 2015, Evolution of the ion environment of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, Astronomy & Astrophysics, vol. 583, nº A20, doi: 10.1051/0004-6361/201526142.

Conference papers and Abstracts

2018

E. Palomba, F. Dirri, A. Longobardo, D. Biondi, A. Boccaccini, A. Galiano, E. Zampetti, B. Saggin, D. Scaccabarozzi, J. M. Torres, VISTA: a miniaturized PCM–based instrument for volatiles and dust characterization in space and planetary environments by using TGA technique, 15th Annual Meeting of the Asia Oceania Geosciences Society, Honolulu, Hawaii, June 3-8 2018

Laura Sanchez Garcia, Christoph Aeppli, Victor Parro, David Fernandez-Remolar, Miriam Garcia Villadangos, Guillermo Chong-Diaz, Yolanda Blanco Lopez, and Daniel Carrizo Gallardo, Identification of molecular biomarkers in subsurface evaporites of Salar Grande (Atacama, Chile) with analogies to Mars halite deposits, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna, Austria 8–13 April 2018

R. Navarro-González, P. Coll, B. Sutter, J.C. Stern, C.P. Mckay, F.J. Martín-Torres, M.-P. Zorzano-Mier, P.D. Archer, A. Buch, M. Cabane, D. Coscia, D. Glavin, H.B. Franz, C. Freissinet, A.C. McAdam, D.W. Ming, F. Raulin, B.D. Prats, C. Szopa, S. Teinturier, P. Mahaffy, C.A. Malespin, Ashwin R. Vasavada, DETECTION OF NITRITES BY THE SAMPLE ANALYSIS AT MARS (SAM) INSTRUMENT. IMPLICATIONS FOR THE OXIDATION STATE OF THE ATMOSPHERE, Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, Texas, March 19-23, 2018

E. Palomba, F. Dirri, A. Longobardo, D. Biondi, A.Boccaccini, A. Galiano, E. Zampetti, B. Saggin, D. Scaccabarozzi, J. M. Torres, VISTA instrument: a miniaturized Thermogravimeter concept for volatiles and dust characterization in planetary environments, Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, Texas,March 19-23, 2018

Ricardo Fonseca, B. Hoskins and M. Blackburn, Extreme Seasons in Europe: Summer 2007 Joint 25th Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (AMOS) National Conference and 12th International Conference for Southern Hemisphere Meteorology and Oceanography (AMOS-ICSHMO 2018), Sydney 5-9 February 2018.

Ricardo Fonseca, T. Zhang and T.-Y. Koh, Evaluation of Regional Climate Downscaling in the Tropics, Joint 25th Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (AMOS) National Conference and 12th International Conference for Southern Hemisphere Meteorology and Oceanography (AMOS-ICSHMO 2018), Sydney 5-9 February 2018.

Ricardo Fonseca and J. Martín-Torres, High-Resolution Dynamical Downscaling of NCEP CFSR data over the Kerguelen Islands using the WRF Model, Joint 25th Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (AMOS) National Conference and 12th International Conference for Southern Hemisphere Meteorology and Oceanography (AMOS-ICSHMO 2018), Sydney 5-9 February 2018.

2017

M. I. Nazarious, A. Vakkada, T. Mathanlal, M.-P. Zorzano, J. Martín-Torres, A. Bhardwaj, D. Fernández-Remolar, R. Fonseca, J. Ramirez-Luque, A. Soriá-Salina1, S. Konatham, J. Rosenqvist, Robotic manipulation of extra terrestrial samples for bio-examination and sterilization, Deep Space Gateway workshop, European Space Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC), Noordwijk, the Netherlands, December 5-6 2017

M.-P. Zorzano, J. Martín-Torres, A. Bhardwaj, D. Fernández-Remolar, J. Ramirez-Luque, T. Mathanlal, A. Soriá- Salinas, M. I. Nazarious, S. Konatham, R. Fonseca, J. Rosenqvist, A.Vakkada, Manipulation and irrigation of self-sustained greenhouses, Deep Space Gateway workshop, European Space Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC), Noordwijk, the Netherlands, December 5-6 2017

J. Martín-Torres, M.-P. Zorzano, A. Bhardwaj, D. Fernandez-Remolar, J. Ramirez-Luque, T. Mathanlal, A. Soria- Salinas, M. I. Nazarious, S. Konatham , A. Vakkada, R. Fonseca, Joakim Rosenqvist, Far-infrared and microwave remote sensor suite for Earth and Moon observation, Deep Space Gateway workshop, European Space Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC), Noordwijk, the Netherlands, December 5-6 2017

Joakim Rosenqvist, M. I. Nazarious, J. Martín-Torres, M.-P. Zorzano, A. Bhardwaj, D. Fernandez-Remolar, J. Ramirez- Luque, A. Soria-Salinas, A. Vakkada, T. Mathanlal, S. Konatham, Platform for conducting experiments to study the long-term exposure effects of spacecraft coating, materials and components in deep space environment, Deep Space Gateway workshop, European Space Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC), Noordwijk, the Netherlands, December 5-6 2017

S. Konatham, A. Bhardwaj, J. Martín-Torres, M.-P. Zorzano, D. Fernandez-Remolar, J. Ramirez-Luque, R. Fonseca, T. Mathanlal, A. Soria-Salinas, M. I. Nazarious, A. Vakkada, J. Rosenqvist, Active phased array antenna on Deep Space Gateway platform to monitor and catalogue high altitude space debris, Deep Space Gateway workshop, European Space Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC), Noordwijk, the Netherlands, December 5-6 2017

A. Soria-Salinas, M.-P. Zorzano, J. Martín-Torres, A. Bhardwaj, D. Fernandez-Remolar, J. Ramirez-Luque, A. Vakkada, T. Mathanlal, S. Konatham, M. I. Nazarious, J. Rosenqvist, Gauging System Simulator for Eelectric Propulsion (GAUSS-PRO), Deep Space Gateway workshop, European Space Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC), Noordwijk, the Netherlands, December 5-6 2017

Scott D. Guzewich, Claire E Newman, Michael D Smith, John Moores, Christina L Smith, Casey Moore, Mark I Richardson, David M Kass, Armin Kleinboehl, F Javier Martin-Torres, Maria-Paz Zorzano, Joseph Michael Battalio, The Vertical Dust Profile over Gale Crater, Mars, American Geophysical Union Meeting, New Orleans, December 2017

Christopher R Webster, Paul R Mahaffy, Sushil K Atreya, Gregory Flesch, Charles Malespin, Christopher McKay, German Martinez, John Moores, Christina L Smith, F Javier Martin-Torres, Javier Gomez-Elvira, Maria-Paz Zorzano, et al., Mars Methane at Gale Crater Shows Strong Seasonal Cycle: Updated Results from TLS-SAM on Curiosity, American Geophysical Union Meeting, New Orleans, December 2017

M. G. Trainer, H. B. Franz, P. R. Mahaffy, C. A. Malespin, F. J. Martin-Torres, M.-P. Zorzano, et al., Curiosity and the Four Seasons: In Situ Measurements of the Atmospheric Composition Over Two Mars Years, American Geophysical Union Meeting, New Orleans, December 2017

Anshuman Bhardwaj, Javier Martín-Torres, María-Paz Zorzano, Studying the analogy between terrestrial rock glaciers and Martian Glacier-Like Forms (GLFs) at high-resolutions, The Svalbard Science Conference 2017. Oslo, Norway. 5-9 November 2017.

D. Rodionov, O. Korablev, L.M. Zelenyi, J. Vago, R. Bessonov, A. Lipatov, A. Shakun, A.V. Rodin, I. Vinogradov, D. Skulachev, A.V. Zakharov, A. Manukin, I.G. Mitrofanov, A. Skalsky, M.V. Gerasimov, V. Dehant, J. Martin-Torres, 2017, Mars atmospheric measurements planned at ExoMars 2020 Surface Platform

L. Sánchez-García, D. Carrizo, D. Fernández-Remolar and V. Parro, Lipidic biosignatures in diagenetically stabilized ironstones terraces of Rio Tinto, an acidic environment with analogies to Mars, European Planetary Science Congress 2017, Riga, Latvia, 17–22 September 2017.

María-Paz Zorzano, Javier Martín-Torres, Thasshwin Mathanlal, Abilash Vakkada Ramachandran, The PACKMAN radiation and environmental instrument for space weather studies, 23rd ESA Symposium on European Rocket and Balloon Programmes and Related Research, Visby, Sweden, 11-15 June 2017

E. Escamilla-Roa, J. Martin-Torres, and C.I. Sainz-Díaz, Adsorption of CO2 and methane onto olivine surfaces in Mars conditions, 11th Triennial Congress of the World Association of Theoretical and Computational Chemists, Munich, Germany, 27 Aug – 1 Sep 2017.

A. Molina, I. López, O. Prieto-Ballesteros, D. Fernández-Remolar, M. Á. de Pablo, and F. Gómez, Coogoon Valley, a complex Martian channel system, V Reunion Española de Ciencias Planetarias y Exploracion del Sistema Solar, European Space Astronomy Centre, Villanueva de la Cañada, Spain, 6-8 June 2017.

J. Lasue, A. Cousin, P.-Y. Meslin1, N. Mangold, R.C. Wiens, O. Forni, O. Gasnault, W. Rapin, S. Schröder, A. Ollila, G. Berger, E. Dehouck, J. Johnson, S. Le Mouélic, S. Maurice1, R. Anderson, N. Bridges, B. Clark, S.M. Clegg, C. D’uston, C. Fabre, W. Goetz, N. Lanza, M. B. Madsen, J. Martin-Torres, N. Melikechi, A. Mezzacappa, H. Newsom, V. Sautter, M.P. Zorzano and the MSL Science team, What ChemCam’s first shots tell us about martian dust?, 48th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, Texas, March 20–24, 2017.

Fonseca, R. M., Hoskins, B. J., Blackburn, M., Extreme Seasons in Europe: Summer 2007, 97th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington, 22-26 January 2017.

Fonseca, R. M., Zhang, T., Koh, T.-Y., Evaluation of Regional Climate Downscaling in the Tropics, 97th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington, 22-26 January 2017.

H. Kahanpää, C. Newman, J. Moores, M.-P. Zorzano, S. Navarro, A. Lepinette, J. Martín-Torres, P. Valentín-Serrano, B. Cantor, M. T. Lemmon, A. Ullán, W. Schmidt, Dust devils and convective vortices detected by MSL, Sixth International Workshop on the Mars Atmosphere: Modelling and Observations, Granada, Spain, 17-20 January 2017.

M. D. Smith, M.-P. Zorzano, M. Lemmon, J. Martín-Torres, T. Mendaza de Cal, Aerosol optical depth as observed by the Mars Science Laboratory REMS UV photodiodes, Sixth International Workshop on the Mars Atmosphere: Modelling and Observations, Granada, Spain, 17-20 January 2017.

S. D. Guzewich, C.E. Newman, M. de la Torre, M. Lemmon, E. Mason, M. Battalio, M-P. Zorzano Mier, J. Moores, C.A. Moore, J. L. Kloos, G. Martinez, M.D. Smith, and the MSL Science Team, The Mars Science Laboratory dust storm campaign, Sixth International Workshop on the Mars Atmosphere: Modelling and Observations, Granada, Spain, 17-20 January 2017.

2016

Bhardwaj, A.; Martín-Torres, J., 2016, Identification and Mapping of Glacier-Like Forms (GLFs) Near Martian Subpolar Latitudes, The Sixth International Conference on Mars Polar Science and Exploration, 5-9 September, 2016 in Reykjavik, Iceland. LPI Contribution No. 1926, id.6046, bibliographic code: 2016LPICo1926.6046B.

A. Soria-Salinas, M.-P. Zorzano, J. Martín-Torres, J. Ramírez-Luque, P. Wittmann, Thermal and Heat Transfer Studies Using the HABIT Instrument on the ExoMars 2018 Surface Platform, 67 International Astronautical Congress (IAC), Guadalajara, Mexico, 26-30 September 2016.

Anshuman Bhardwaj, Lydia Sam, F. Javier Martín-Torres, Rock glaciers as proxies for identifying terrestrial and analogous Martian permafrost, XI. International Conference on permafrost, Potsdam, Germany, 20-24 June 2016.

German Martinez, Timothy McConnochie, Nilton Renno, Pierre-Yves Meslin, Erik Fischer, Alvaro Vicente-Retortillo, Caue Borlina, Osku Kemppinen, Maria Genzer, Ari-Matti Harri, Manuel de la Torre-Juárez, Mari-Paz Zorzano, Javier Martin-Torres, Nathan Bridges, Sylvestre Maurice, Olivier Gasnault, Javier Gomez-Elvira, and Roger Wiens, Diurnal variation of atmospheric water vapor at Gale crater: Analysis from ground-based measurements, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna 17–22 April 2016.

Ari-Matti Harri, Maria Genzer, Osku Kemppinen, Javier Gomez-Elvira, Timothy McConnochie, Hannu Savijarvi, Jouni Polkko, Manuel de la Torre-Juarez, Claire Newman, German Martinez, Mark Paton, Javier Martin-Torres, Robert Haberle, Luis Vazquez, Nilton Renno, Terhi Makinen, Walter Schmidt, and Tero Siili, Water Cycle at Gale Crater Through MSL REMS Observations, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna 17–22 April 2016.

Maryam Jamali, Mathias Milz, Javier Martín-Torres, and Luca Palchetti, Retrieval of atmospheric parameters and radiative properties using Far-Infrared remote sensing measurements, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna 17–22 April 2016.

Teresa Mendaza and Javier Martin-Torres, Line-Mixing Relaxation Matrix model for spectroscopic and radiative transfer studies, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna 17–22 April 2016.

M. Martínez, T. McConnochie, N. O. Renno, P.-Y. Meslin, E. Fischer, A. Vicente-Retortillo, C. S. Borlina, O. Kemppinen, M. Genzer, A.-M. Harri, M. de la Torre-Juárez, M.-P. Zorzano, F. Javier Martín-Torres, N. Bridges, S. Maurice, O. Gasnault, J. Gómez-Elvira, R. Wiens and the REMS team, DIURNAL VARIATION OF NEAR-SURFACE ATMOSPHERIC WATER VAPOR AT GALE CRATER: ANALYSIS FROM REMS AND CHEMCAM MEASUREMENTS, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna 17–22 April 2016.

Álvaro Tomás Soria-Salinas, M.-P. Zorzano and J. Martín-Torres, Convective Heat Transfer at the Martian Boundary Layer, Measurement and Model, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna 17–22 April 2016.

Sandra Vázquez-Martín, J. Martín-Torres and M.-P. Zorzano, A new NLTE model for the OH Meinel bands, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna 17–22 April 2016.

Sandra Vázquez-Martín, J. Martín-Torres and M.-P. Zorzano, Middle atmosphere OH NLTE model and spectroscopy sensitivity study, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna 17–22 April 2016.

Ari-Matti Harri et al., Water Cycle at Gale Crater Through MSL REMS Observations, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna 17–22 April 2016.

G. Rivera-Valentín, D. L. Nuding, V. F. Chevrier, and F. J. Martín-Torres and M.-P. Zorzano, DELIQUESCENCE-INDUCED HYDRATION OF SUBSURFACE MINERALS AT GALE CRATER, MARS, 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, held March 21-25, 2016 in The Woodlands, Texas.

J. Calef, D. Archer, B. Clark, M. Day, W. Goetz, J. Lasue, J. Martín-Torres, M. –P. Zorzano Mier, R. Navarro-Gonzalez, Assessing Gale Crater as a Landing Site for the First Human Mission to Mars, 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, held March 21-25, 2016 in The Woodlands, Texas.

G. Trainer, H. B. Franz, P. R. Mahaffy, M. H. Wong, S. K. Atreya, C. P. McKay, P. G. Conrad, C. A. Malespin, J. L. Eigenbrode, R. O. Pepin, R.H. Becker, T. C. Owen, H. L. K. Manning, T. H. McConnochie, F. J. Martín-Torres, M.-P. Zorzano, R. Navarro-Gonzalez, UPDATE ON THE SEASONAL ATMOSPHERIC COMPOSITION MEASUREMENTS BY THE SAMPLE ANALYSIS AT MARS INSTRUMENT, 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, held March 21-25, 2016 in The Woodlands, Texas.

M. Martínez, T. McConnochie, N. O. Renno, P.-Y. Meslin, E. Fischer, A. Vicente-Retortillo, C. S. Borlina, O. Kemppinen, M. Genzer, A.-M. Harri, M. de la Torre-Juárez, M.-P. Zorzano, F. Javier Martín-Torres, N. Bridges, S. Maurice, O. Gasnault, J. Gómez-Elvira, R. Wiens and the REMS team, Diurnal variation of atmospheric water vapor at Gale crater: Analysis from ground-based measurements, 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, held March 21-25, 2016 in The Woodlands, Texas.

2015

A. Soriá-Salinas, M.-P. Zorzano, J. Martín-Torres, Convective heat transfer measurements at the Martian surface, 1st Symposium on Space Educational Activities. Padova-Italy. December 2015.

E. Newsom, S. Gordon, R. Jackson, R.C. Wiens, N. Lanza, A. Cousin, S. Clegg, V. Sautter, J. Bridges, N. Mangold, O. Gasnault, S. Maurice, C. D’Uston6, G. Berger, O. Forni, J. Lasue, P.-Y. Meslin, B. Clark, R. Anderson, R. Gellert10, M. Schmidt1, J. Berger1, S. McLennan, W. Boynton, M. Fisk; F. Martin-Torres, M.-P. Zorzano, S. Karunatillake REGIONAL CONTEXT OF SOIL AND ROCK CHEMISTRY AT GALE AND GUSEV CRATERS, MARS, 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodland, Texas, March 16-20, 2015.

B. Niles , P. D. Archer, E. Heil, J. Eigenbrode, A. McAdam, B. Sutter, H. Franz,. Navarro-Gonzalez, D. Ming, P. Mahaffy, F. J. Martin-Torres, and M. Zorzano, INVESTIGATING CO2 RESERVOIRS AT GALE CRATER AND EVIDENCE FOR A DENSE EARLY ATMOSPHERE, 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodland, Texas, March 16-20, 2015.

G. Tate1, J. Moersch1, I. Jun, C. Hardgrove, M. Mischna, M. Litvak, A. Varenikov, I. Mitrofanov, W.V. Boynton, L. Deflores, D. Drake, F. Fedosov, D. Golovin, K. Harshman, A.S. Kozyrev, D. Lisov, A. Malakhov, R. Milliken, M. Mokrousov, S. Nikiforov, A.B. Sanin, R. Starr, A. Vostrukhin, F. J. Martin-Torres, María-Paz Zorzano, THERMAL CONDUCTIVITY OF THE NEAR-SURFACE MARTIAN REGOLITH DERIVED FROM VARIATIONS IN MSL PASSIVE NEUTRON COUNTS AND GROUND TEMPERATURE MEASUREMENTS, 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodland, Texas, March 16-20, 2015.

T. Bridges, D.L. Blaney, M.D. Day, K.E. Herkenhoff, N.L. Lanza, S. Le Mouélic, F.J. Martin-Torres, S. Maurice, C.E Newman, H.E. Newsom, R.C. Wiens, M-P. Zorzano, and the MSL Science Team, ROCK ABRASION AND LANDSCAPE MODIFICATION BY WINDBLOWN SAND AS DOCUMENTED BY THE MSL CURIOSITY ROVER, 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodland, Texas, March 16-20, 2015.

C. Stern, B. Sutter, C. P. McKay, R. Navarro-González, C. Freissinet, P. G. Conrad, P. R. Mahaffy, P. D Archer, Jr., D. W. Ming, P. B. Niles, M.-P. Zorzano, F. J. Martin-Torres and the MSL Science Team, THE NITRATE/PERCHLORATE RATIO ON MARS AS AN INDICATOR FOR HABITABILITY, 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodland, Texas, March 16-20, 2015.

E. Milliken, J. A. Hurowitz, J. Grotzinger, R. Wiens, D. Blaney, J. Martin-Torres, M. Zorzano and the MSL Science Team, THE CHEMOSTRATIGRAPHY OF LOWER MT. SHARP: USING ROVER-SCALE OBSERVATIONS TO TEST ORBITAL-SCALE HYPOTHESES, 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodland, Texas, March 16-20, 2015.

J. Calef III B. Clark, W. Goetz, J. Lasue, J. Martin-Torres, and M. Zorzano Mier, ASSESSING GALE CRATER AS A POTENTIAL HUMAN MISSION LANDING SITE ON MARS, 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodland, Texas, March 16-20, 2015.

L. Lanza , R.C. Wiens, R. E. Arvidson, B.C. Clark, W.W. Fischer, R. Gellert, J.P. Grotzinger, J.A. Hurowitz, S.M. McLennan, R.V. Morris, M. S. Rice, J.F. Bell III, J.A. Berger, D.L. Blaney, J.G. Blank, N.T. Bridges, F. Calef III, J.L. Campbell, S.M. Clegg, A.Cousin, K.S. Edgett, C. Fabre, M.R. Fisk, O. Forni, J. Frydenvang, K.R. Hardy, C. Hardgrove, J.R. Johnson, L.C. Kah, J. Lasue, S. Le Mouélic, M.C. Malin, N. Mangold, J. Martìn-Torres, S. Maurice, M.J. McBride, D.W. Ming, H.E. Newsom, S. Schröder, L.M. Thompson, A.H. Treiman, S. VanBommel, D.T. Vaniman, and M.-P. Zorzano, OXIDATION OF MANGANESE AT KIMBERLEY, GALE CRATER: MORE FREE OXYGEN IN MARS’ PAST?, 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodland, Texas, March 16-20, 2015.

B. Rampe, R. V. Morris, D. L. Bish, S. J. Chipera, D. W. Ming, D. F. Blake, D. T. Vaniman, T. F. Bristow, P. Cavanagh, J. D. Farmer, S. M. Morrison, K. Siebach, A. H. Treiman, C. N. Achilles, D. Blaney, J. A. Crisp, D. J. Des Marais, R. T. Downs, K. Fendrich, J. Martin-Torres, J. M. Morookian, M.-P. Zorzano, P. Sarrazin, N. Spanovich, A. S. Yen, and the MSL Science Team, POTENTIAL CEMENT PHASES IN SEDIMENTARY ROCKS DRILLED BY CURIOSITY AT GALE CRATER, MARS, 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodland, Texas, March 16-20, 2015.

P. Schwenzer, J.C. Bridges, R. Leveille, R.C. Wiens, N. Mangold, A. McAdam, P. Conrad, S. P.Kelley, F. Westall, J. Martín-Torres and M-P. Zorzano FLUIDS, EVAPORATION AND PRECIPITATES AT GALE CRATER, MARS, 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodland, Texas, March 16-20, 2015.

Buch, I.Belmahdi, C. Szopa, C. Freissinet, D. Glavin, K. Miller, R. Summons, P. Francois, P. Coll, S. Teinturier, J. Eigenbrode, A. R. NavarroGonzalez, A. McAdam, J. Stern, D. Coscia, T. Dequaire, M. Millan, J.Y. Bonnet, P. Mahaffy and M. Cabane, Determination of the Possible Sources of Chlorinated Hydrocarbons Detected During Viking and MSL Missions, 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodland, Texas, March 16-20, 2015.

Bridges, N. T.; Ehlmann, B. L.; Conrad, P.; Ewing, R.; Ayoub, F.; Day, M.; de la Torre, M.; Fisk, M.; Fraeman, A.; Hardgrove, C.; Herkenhoff, K. E.; Johnson, J.; Lapotre, M.; Lewis, K.; Kocurek, G.; Le Mouélic, S.; Martin-Torres, J.; Newman, C.; Newsome, H.; Rubin, D.; Sullivan, R.; Zorzano, M.-P. Investigation of the Bagnold Dunes by the Curiosity Rover: Plans for the First Study of an Active Dune Field on Another Planet, Fourth Annual International Planetary Dunes Workshop, May 19-22, 2015, Boise, Idaho.

2014

C. E. Moyano-Cambero, J. M. Trigo-Rodríguez, M. Benito, N. Mestres, J. Alonso-Azcárate, J. Fraxedas and F. J. Martín-Torres, RAMAN SPECTROSCOPY STUDY OF THE CARBONATE GLOBULES IN ALLAN HILLS 84001 TO BETTER UNDERSTAND THEIR MINERALOGY, 45th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodland, Texas, March 17-21, 2014.

Nathan Bridges, Mackenzie Day, Stephane Le Mouelic, Francisco Martin-Torres, Horton Newsom, Robert Sullivan, Aurora Ullan, Roger Wiens, Maria-Paz Zorzano, Rock Abrasion as Seen by the MSL Curiosity Rover: Insights on Physical Weathering on Mars, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

Conrad, P. G.; Farley, K. A.; Vasconcelos, P. M.; Malespin, C.; Franz, H.; McAdam, A.; Sutter, B.; Stern, J. C.; Clark, B. C.; Atreya, S. K.; Mahaffy, P. R.; Martín-Torres, J.; Zorzano, M. P., SAM Chlorine Observations at Gale Crater, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

Stern, J. C.; Sutter, B.; McKay, C. P.; Navarro-Gonzalez, R.; Freissinet, C.; Conrad, P. G.; Mahaffy, P. R.; Archer, P. D., Jr.; Ming, D. W.; Martín-Torres, J.; Zorzano, M. P., The Nitrate/Perchlorate Ratio on Mars As an Indicator for Habitability, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

Lanza, N.; Wiens, R. C.; Fischer, W. W.; Grotzinger, J. P.; Cousin, A.; Rice, M. S.; Clark, B. C.; Arvidson, R. E.; Hurowitz, J.; Gellert, R.; McLennan, S. M.; Maurice, S.; Mangold, N.; Le Mouelic, S.; Anderson, R. B.; Nachon, M.; Ollila, A.; Schmidt, M. E.; Berger, J. A.; Blank, J. G.; Clegg, S. M.; Forni, O.; Hardgrove, C. J.; Hardy, K.; Johnson, J. R.; Melikechi, N.; Newsom, H. E.; Sautter, V.; Martín-Torres, J.; Zorzano, M. P., Observations of high manganese layers by the Curiosity rover at the Kimberley, Gale crater, Mars, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

Lasue, J.; Gondet, B.; Bertaux, J. L.; Barraclough, B. L.; Beck, P.; Bender, S.; Bibring, J. P.; Bridges, N. T.; Chaufray, J. Y.; Gasnault, O.; Herkenhoff, K. E.; Langevin, Y.; Le Mouelic, S.; Lemmon, M. T.; Lewin, E.; McConnochie, T. H.; Martín-Torres, J.; Maurice, S.; Meslin, P. Y.; Ming, D. W.; Montmessin, F.; Owen, T. C.; Rapin, W.; Rocard, F.; Wiens, R. C.; Zorzano, M. P.. Spectroscopic Observations of Comet C/2013 A1 (Siding Spring) from Mars using ChemCam, OMEGA and SPICAM, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

Schwenzer, S. P.; Bridges, J.; Leveille, R. J.; Westall, F.; Wiens, R. C.; Mangold, N.; McAdam, A.; Conrad, P. G.; Martín-Torres, J.; Zorzano, M. P., Fluids and Sulfate Vein Formation in Gale Crater, Mars, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

Jun, I.; Mitrofanov, I. G.; Litvak, M. L.; Sanin, A. B.; Martín-Torres, J.; Zorzano, M. P.; Boynton, W. V.; Fedosov, F.; Golovin, D.; Hardgrove, C. J.; Harshman, K.; Kozyrev, A.; Kuzmin, R.; Malakhov, A. V.; Mischna, M. A.; Moersch, J.; Mokrousov, M.; Nikiforov, S.; Tate, C. G., Long-term Passive Mode Data Measured by the Dynamic Albedo of Neutrons (DAN) Instrument onboard Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) and Comparison to REMS Surface Pressure and Temperature Measurements, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

Fraeman, A. A.; Arvidson, R. E.; Ehlmann, B. L.; Grotzinger, J. P.; Hamilton, V. E.; Martín-Torres, J.; Zorzano, M. P., Compositional and Physical Properties of Materials Along Curiosity’s Traverse Inferred from CRISM Hyperspectral Data, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

Pla-García, J.; Rafkin, S. C.; Gómez-Elvira, J.; Martín-Torres, J.; Zorzano, M. P., Interpretation of the Meteorological Gale Environment through Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) Rover Environmental Monitoring Station (REMS) Observations and Mesoscale Modeling (MRAMS), American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

De La Torre Juarez, M.; Kass, D. M.; Haberle, R. M.; Gómez-Elvira, J.; Harri, A. M.; Kleinboehl, A.; Kahanpää, H.; Kahre, M. A.; Lemmon, M. T.; Martín-Torres, J.; Newman, C. E.; Rafkin, S. C.; Rodriguez-Manfredi, J. A.; Peinado, V.; Vasavada, A. R.; Zorzano, M. P., Pressure oscillations on the surface of Gale Crater and coincident observations of global circulation pattern, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

Haberle, R. M.; Gómez-Elvira, J.; De La Torre Juarez, M.; Harri, A.; Hollingsworth, J. L.; Kahanpää, H.; Kahre, M. A.; Lemmon, M. T.; Martin-Torres, F. J.; Mischna, M. A.; Moores, J. E.; Newman, C. E.; Rafkin, S. C.; Renno, N. O.; Richardson, M. I.; Thomas, P. C.; Vasavada, A. R.; Wong, M. H.; Rodríguez-Manfredi, J. A., Secular Climate Change on Mars: An Update Using One Mars Year of MSL Pressure Data, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

Tate, C. G.; Moersch, J.; Jun, I.; Ming, D. W.; Mitrofanov, I. G.; Litvak, M. L.; Behar, A.; Boynton, W. V.; Drake, D.; Lisov, D.; Mischna, M. A.; Hardgrove, C. J.; Milliken, R.; Sanin, A. B.; Starr, R. D.; Martín-Torres, J.; Zorzano, M. P.; Fedosov, F.; Golovin, D.; Harshman, K.; Kozyrev, A.; Malakhov, A. V.; Mokrousov, M.; Nikiforov, S.; Varenikov, A., MSL DAN Passive Data and Interpretations, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

Litvak, M. L.; Mitrofanov, I. G.; Sanin, A. B.; Lisov, D.; Hardgrove, C. J.; Boynton, W. V.; Jun, I.; Kuzmin, R.; Martín-Torres, J.; Mischna, M. A.; Moersch, J.; Nikiforov, S.; Starr, R. D.; Tate, C. G.; Zorzano, M. P., Joint Analysis of Bulk Water/Chlorine Distribution in the Martian Subsurface along MSL Curiosity Traverse from Comparison between DAN/MSL and other instruments observations onboard Curiosity Rover, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

Newsom, H. E.; Gordon, S.; Jackson, R.; Agee, C. B.; Wiens, R. C.; Clegg, S. M.; Lanza, N.; Cousin, A.; Gasnault, O.; Meslin, P. Y.; Maurice, S.; Forni, O.; McLennan, S. M.; Mangold, N.; Sautter, V.; Clark, B. C.; Anderson, R. B.; Gellert, R.; Schmidt, M. E.; Ollila, A.; Boynton, W. V.; Martín-Torres, J.; Zorzano, M. P., Regional and global crustal context of soil and rock chemistry from ChemCam and APXS at Gale crater, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

McConnochie, T. H.; Smith, M. D.; Bender, S. C.; Wolff, M. J.; Johnson, J. R.; Lemmon, M. T.; Wiens, R. C.; Maurice, S.; Gasnault, O.; Blaney, D.; DeFlores, L. P.; Harri, A. M.; Kemppinen, O.; Genzer, M.; Moores, J.; Wong, M. H.; Trainer, M. G.; Martín-Torres, J.; Zorzano, M. P.; Franz, H.; Barraclough, B. L.; Atreya, S. K.; Mahaffy, P. R., The Martian O2 and H2O cycles observed with ChemCam Passive Sky Spectroscopy, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

Webster, C. R.; Mahaffy, P. R.; Atreya, S. K.; Conrad, P. G.; Franz, H.; Trainer, M. G.; Wong, M. H.; Mischna, M. A.; Flesch, G.; Farley, K. A.; Owen, T. C.; Niles, P. B.; Jones, J. H.; Christensen, L. E.; Martín-Torres, J.; Zorzano, M. P., Mars Atmospheric Composition, Isotope Ratios and Seasonal Variations: Overview and Updates of the SAM Measurements at Gale Crater, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

Beck, P.; Pommerol, A.; Zanda, B.; Remusat, L.; Lorand, J. P.; Gopel, C. H.; Hewins, R.; Pont, S.; Lewin, E.; Quirico, E.; Schmitt, B.; Montes-Hernandez, G.; Garenne, A.; Bonal, L.; Proux, O.; Hazemann, J. L.; Chevrier, V.; Martín-Torres, J.; Zorzano, M. P.; Gasnault, O.; Maurice, S.; Wiens, R. C., The nature of Mars’s surface hydration: converging views from satellite (MEX), surface (MSL) and meteorite (NWA 7034 / 7533 and co) observations, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

Guo, J.; Zeitlin, C. J.; Wimmer-Schweingruber, R. F.; Rafkin, S. C.; Ehresmann, B.; Kohler, J.; Appel, J. K.; Hassler, D.; Boehm, E.; Böttcher, S. I.; Martin-Garcia, C.; Brinza, D. E.; Lohf, H.; Burmeister, S.; Heber, B.; Posner, A.; Reitz, G.; Martín-Torres, J.; Zorzano, M. P.; Kahanpää, H., Analysis of Dose Rate Variations Observed By MSL/RAD, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

Appel, J. K.; Kohler, J.; Guo, J.; Ehresmann, B.; Zeitlin, C. J.; Wimmer-Schweingruber, R. F.; Hassler, D.; Rafkin, S. C.; Boehm, E.; Böttcher, S. I.; Martin-Garcia, C.; Brinza, D. E.; Weigle, E.; Lohf, H.; Burmeister, S.; Reitz, G.; Matthiae, D.; Posner, A.; Martín-Torres, J.; Zorzano, M. P., Determining Charged Particle Flux Direction in MSL/RAD, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

Posner, A.; Heber, B.; Wimmer-Schweingruber, R. F.; Lohf, H.; Guo, J.; Zeitlin, C. J.; Martín-Torres, J.; Zorzano, M. P.; Steigies, C. T.; Zheng, Y.; Berger, L.; Dresing, N.; Drews, C.; Herbst, K.; Kühl, P.; MacNeice, P. J.; Odstrcil, D.; Rastaetter, L.; Beaujean, R.; Burmeister, S.; Cucinotta, F.; Ehresmann, B.; Hassler, D.; Kohler, J.; Martin-Garcia, C.; Müller-Mellin, R.; Rafkin, S. C.; Kim, M. H. Y.; Bullock, M., Forbush Decreases on the Martian Surface during the 2014 Mars Opposition, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

Lohf, H.; Kohler, J.; Zeitlin, C. J.; Ehresmann, B.; Guo, J.; Wimmer-Schweingruber, R. F.; Hassler, D.; Reitz, G.; Posner, A.; Heber, B.; Appel, J. K.; Matthiae, D.; Brinza, D. E.; Weigle, E.; Böttcher, S. I.; Burmeister, S.; Martin-Garcia, C.; Boehm, E.; Rafkin, S. C.; Kahanpää, H.; Martín-Torres, J.; Zorzano, M. P., Analysis of Solar Wind Plasma Properties of Co-Rotating Interaction Regions at Mars with MSL/RAD, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

Zeitlin, C. J.; Hassler, D.; Schwadron, N.; Spence, H. E.; Wimmer-Schweingruber, R. F.; Appel, J. K.; Boehm, E.; Boettcher, S. S.; Brinza, D. E.; Burmeister, S.; Ehresmann, B.; Guo, J.; Kohler, J.; Lohf, H.; Martin-Garcia, C.; Posner, A.; Rafkin, S. C.; weigle, G., II; Martín-Torres, J.; Zorzano, M. P., Energetic Particle Measurements on Mars and in Lunar Orbit, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

Books

Giovanna Tinetti, Pierre Drossart, Paul Eccleston, Paul Hartogh, Kate Isaak et. al. (including Javier Martín-Torres), 2017, The EChO science case, chapter in book EChO – Exoplanet Characterisation Observatory, Springer, doi: 10.1007/978-94-024-0837-9_25.

Kumar R., Bhardwaj, A., Sam, L., (2016), Analysing geospatial techniques for land degradation studies in Hindu Kush-Himalaya , Chapter in book Environment and conservation in the human-dominated Himalaya, Springer.

Sam L., Kumar, R., Bhardwaj, A. (2016). Glaciers as indicator of changing climate in Himalaya, Chapter in book Environment and conservation in the human-dominated Himalaya, Springer.

The 10th Edition (2015) of the CD-ROM UV/Vis+ Spectra Data Base” (Editors: A. Noelle, G.K. Hartmann, A. Fahr, D. Lary, Y.-P. Lee, P. Limao-Vieira, R. Locht, F.J. Martin-Torres, J.J. Orlando, F. Salama, A.-C. Vandaele, R.P. Wayne and D.M.P. Holland; ISBN 978-3-00-048020-1)

Martín-Torres, F.J. and M.-P. Zorzano, The Meteorology and UV Environment on Mars, Signed contract with Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA (delivery date October15, 2015).

Javier Martín-Torres , María-Paz Zorzano, The Fate of Freedom of a Space Exploration Mission Encountering Life and the Liberty of the “Encountered” Extra-Terrestrial Beings, chapter of the book The Meaning of Liberty Beyond Earth, Space and Society Series, Springer International Publishing; 2015 edition, ISBN-13: 000-3319095668.

¿Qué sabemos de la vida en el Universo?, F. J. Martín-Torres and J. F. Buenestado, Editorial: CSIC y Catarata, ISBN: 978-84-8319-840-7, Páginas: 128, 2013

The 9th Edition (2013) of the CD-ROM UV/Vis+ Spectra Data Base” (Editors: A. Noelle, G.K. Hartmann, A. Fahr, D. Lary, S. Le Calvé, Y.-P. Lee, P. Limao-Vieira, F.J. Martin-Torres, J.J. Orlando, F. Salama, A.-C. Vandaele, R.P. Wayne, C.Y.R. Wu and J.B. Halpern; ISBN 978-3-00-041177-9)

The 8th Edition (2011) of the CD-ROM UV/Vis+ Spectra Data Base” (Editors: A. Noelle, G.K. Hartmann, A. Fahr, D. Lary, S. Le Calvé, Y.-P. Lee, P. Limao-Vieira, F.J. Martin-Torres, J.J. Orlando, F. Salama, A.-C. Vandaele, R.P. Wayne, C.Y.R. Wu and J.B. Halpern; ISBN 978-3-00-036264-4)

The 7th Edition (2010) of the CD-ROM UV/Vis+ Spectra Data Base” (Editors: A. Noelle, G.K. Hartmann, A. Fahr, D. Lary, S. Le Calvé, Y.-P. Lee, P. Limao-Vieira, F.J. Martin-Torres, J.J. Orlando, F. Salama, A.-C. Vandaele, R.P. Wayne, C.Y.R. Wu and J.B. Halpern; ISBN: 978-3-00-030970-0)

Co-author in book as part of the Venus Entry Probe Team, Venus Entry Probe Workshop, Note du Pole de Planetologie, Institut Pierre Simon Laplace des Sciences de l’Environnement Global, ISSN 1768-0042, 2006.

White papers

Co-Investigator of the white paper to NASA Headquarters: “The Need for Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Measurements from Space: Contributions from a Rapid Reflight of the Orbiting Carbon Observatory”, May 12 2009

Co-Investigator of the withe paper to the NASA Astrobiology Institute Habitability and Astronomical Biosignatures Focus Group: “The Search for Habitable Environments and Life in the Universe”, February 14 2009

Co-Investigator of the white paper to the National Research Council call: “The Far Infrared Spectrum: A Frontier in the Remote Sensing of Earth’s Climate”, May 16 2005

Co-Investigator of the white paper to the National Research Council: “Laboratory Spectroscopy to Support Remote Sensing of Atmospheric Composition”

Co-Investigator of the white paper to the National Research Council: “Future in in situ balloon exploration of Titan’s atmosphere and surface”

Co-Investigator of the white paper to the National Research Council: “Jupiter Atmospheric Science in the next Decade”

Co-Investigator of the white paper to the National Research Council: “Saturn Atmospheric Science in the next Decade”

Co-Investigator of the white paper to the National Research Council: “The Science of Titan and its Future Exploration”

Co-Investigator of the white paper to the National Research Council: “Technologies for Outer Planet Missions: A Companion to the Outer Planet Assessment Group (OPAG) Strategic Exploration”

Co-Investigator of the white paper to the National Research Council: “Titan’s Greenhouse Effect and Climate: Lessons from the Earth’s Cooler Cousin”