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Polar Gateways Arctic Circle Sunrise 2008

Polar Gateways Arctic Circle Sunrise - Tuesday, January 29, 2008

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VI. Exploration of the Outer Solar System (cont.) and
VII. Exploration and Habitation of the Inner Solar System

06:30 – 08:00 Breakfast – Iḷisaġvik College Kitchen (hours)

Enceladus and Saturn’s Magnetosphere

08:00 – 08:30 No Sodium in the Enceladus Plume: Implications for a Sub-Surface Ocean

Matthew H. Burger1, N. M. Schneider, R. E. Johnson, J. S. Kargel, E. L. Schaller, and M. E. Brown,

1NPP, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Abstract     Slides - 14Mb     Video - 583Mb     Video - 393Mb

08:30 – 09:00 Searching for N2 And Ammonia In Saturn's Inner Magnetosphere

H. Todd Smith1, R. E. Johnson, E. C. Sittler, M. Shappirio, D. Reisenfeld, F. J. Crary, D. McComas, and D. Young

1Applied Physics Laboratory, Johns Hopkins University

Abstract     Slides - 5.3Mb     Video - 505Mb     Video - 340Mb

09:00 – 09:30 How In-Situ Plasma Measurements at the Outer Planets Can Inform Our Understanding of the Earth’s Magnetosphere

Abigail M. Rymer1, M. Sitnov, S. Ukhorskhiy, H. T. Smith, D. Mitchell, C. Paranicas, and B. H. Mauk,

1Applied Physics Laboratory, Johns Hopkins University

Abstract     Slides - 4.8Mb     Video - 347Mb     Video - 230Mb

09:30 – 10:00 Break

10:00 – 11:00 Environment Challenges for Exploration of the Moon

Joseph I. Minow1, William C. Blackwell, Jr, Victoria N. Coffey, William J. Cooke, James W. Howard, Jr., Linda N. Parker, John R. Sharp, Richard G. Schunck, Robert M. Suggs, and Joseph J. Wang

1NASA Marshall Space Flight Center

Abstract     Slides - 27Mb     Video - 712Mb     Video - 472Mb

11:00 – 12:00 From Mars Global Surveyor to Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter: A Decade of Visible and Infrared Observations of Mars Polar Processes

Timothy N. Titus1, K. Herkenhoff, K. D. Seelos, F. P. Seelos, S. L. Murchie, W. M. Calvin, P. B. James, L. H. Roach, J. F. Mustard, H. H. Kieffer, Y. Langevin, T. H. Prettyman, C. Hansen, P. R. Christensen, A. McEwen

1USGS Astrogeology

Abstract     Slides - 63Mb

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch – Iḷisaġvik College Kitchen (hours)

VII. Exploration and Habitation of the Inner Solar System

GSFC-I Video Conference: 12:45 – 15:00

13:00 – 15:00 The Moon: Robotic and Manned Exploration

13:00 – 13:15 Lunar Science Overview

James Garvin, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC Videocon)

Slides - 5.3Mb

13:15 – 13:45 Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter: Instrument Suite and Objectives

Richard R.Vondrak, John W. Keller, and the LRO Team, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC Videocon)

Abstract     Slides - 8.3Mb     Video - 564Mb     Video - 379Mb

13:45 – 14:15 The Once and Future Moon: Planned and Potential Lunar Architectures and their Impact on Scientific Exploration

Pamela E. Clark, NASA GSFC (GSFC Videocon)

Abstract     Slides - 28Mb     12TET MarsV1 Large mov Movie - 634Mb

12TET MarsV1 Medium avi Movie - 379Mb     LARA Unwrapped mov Movie - 18Mb

LARA Unwrapped avi Movie - 34Mb     Video - 779Mb     Video - 415Mb

14:15 – 15:00 Spacecraft Exploration of the Moon - (Almost) 50 Years of Data

David R. Williams, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC Videocon)

Abstract     Slides - 13Mb     Video - 753Mb     Video - 443Mb

JPL Video Conference: 14:45 – 17:45

University of Arizona Video Conference: 14:45 – 17:45

15:30 – 16:00 The Phoenix Mission

Leslie K. Tamppari1, Susanne Douglas (JPL), Sam Kounaves, (Tufts), Chris Mckay (Ames), Doug Ming (JSC), Peter Smith (UA), Aaron Zent (Ames)

1 NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (UA Videocon)

Abstract     Slides - 7.1Mb     Video - 686Mb     Video - 357Mb

16:00 – 16:30 Mars Analog Science in Antarctica

Leslie K. Tamppari1, Susanne Douglas (JPL), Sam Kounaves, (Tufts), Chris Mckay (Ames), Doug Ming (JSC), Peter Smith (UA), Aaron Zent (Ames)

1 NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (UA Videcon)

Abstract     Slides - 1.8Mb     Video - 315Mb     Video - 185Mb

16:30 – 17:00 Radar Observations of the Polar Layered Deposits of Mars

Sarah Milkovich1, J. J. Plaut, A. Safaeinili, N. E. Putzig, R. J. Phillips, J. W. Holt, G. Picardi, and R. Seu,

1NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Abstract     Slides - 69Mb     Video - 788Mb     Video - 486Mb

17:00 – 17:30 Ionization: A key chemical pathway in ices under radiation environment?

Murthy S. Gudipati, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL Videocon)

Abstract     Slides - 4.2Mb     Video - 372Mb     Video - 220Mb

Conference Closing

Video - 26Mb     Video - 18Mb

17:30 – 18:00 Postconference Publication Planning

John F. Cooper, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Margaret Shea, University of Alabama Huntsville

17:45 – 18:45 Dinner – Iḷisaġvik College Kitchen (hours)

20:21 Evening Departure Flight from Barrow

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