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Peer-Reviewed Publications

[3]

Anoxic Atmospheres on Mars Driven by Volcanism: Implications for Past Environments and Life

2017. Steven Sholes, Megan Smith, Mark Claire, Kevin Zahnle, David Catling.
Icarus 290: pgs. 46-62, doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2017.02.022

Discovery News Article

[5]

Quantitative High-Resolution Re-Examination of a Hypothesized Ocean Shoreline in Cydonia Mensae on Mars

2019. Steven Sholes, David Montgomery, David Catling.
Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets 124: pgs. 316-336, doi:10.1029/2018JE005837

Data Products   |   Eos Research Spotlight

[4]

A Maximum Subsurface Biomass on Mars from Untapped Free Energy: CO and H2 as Potential Antibiosignatures

2019. Steven Sholes, Joshua Krissansen-Totton, David Catling.
Astrobiology 19(5): pgs. 655-668, doi:10.1089/ast.2018.1835

NewScientist Article

[2]

Detecting Volcanism on Exoplanets using Transient Sulfate Aerosols

2015. Amit Misra, Joshua Krissansen-Totton, Matthew Koehler, Steven Sholes.
Astrobiology 15(6): pgs. 462-477, doi:10.1089/ast.2014.1204

Press Release  |  Astrobiology Magazine Article

[1]

Time Scales of Erosion and Deposition Recorded in the Residual South Polar Cap of Mars

2013. Peter Thomas, Wendy Calvin, Peter Gierasch, Robert Haberle, Philip James, Steven Sholes. 

Icarus 225(2): pgs. 923-932, doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2012.08.038

[6]

Where are Mars' Hypothesized Ocean Shorelines? Large Lateral and Topographic Offsets Between Different Versions of Paleoshoreline Maps.

2020. Steven Sholes, Zachary Dickeson, David Montgomery, David Catling.
Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets (in review)

Preprint: doi:10.1002/essoar.10502868.1

 
 

Publications In Preparation

Global Investigation of Hypothesized Ocean Shoreline Sites on Mars

2020. Steven Sholes, David Montgomery, David Catling (drafted)

The Martian Boulder Automatic Recognition System: MBARS

2020. Don Hood, Steven Sholes, Suniti Karunatillake, Caleb Fassett, J. Patrick Brothers (drafted)

Conference Abstracts

[11]

Large-Scale Assessment of Polygon-Edge Boulder Clustering in the Martian Northern Lowlands 

2020. Don Hood, Caleb Fassett, Suniti Karunatillake, Steven Sholes, and Ryan Ewing. 
51st Lunar and Planetary Science Conference: Abstract #2620

[10]

Reassessing Mars' Global Ocean Shorelines

2019. Steven Sholes, David Montgomery, David Catling.
9th International Conference on Mars: Abstract #6282

(talk)

[8]

Biomass Limits on Subsurface Martian Life from Atmospheric Gases

2019. Steven Sholes, Joshua Krissansen-Totton, David Catling.
Mars Extant Life: What's Next? (original): Abstract #5019

(invited talk)

cancelled

[6]

Boulder-Size Distributions as Indicators for Deposition Process on Earth and Mars

2017. Steven Sholes, Amit Mushkin, David Catling.
Geological Society of America Annual: Abstract #304037, doi:10.1130/abs/2017AM-304073

(talk)

[7]

Automated Boulder Detection and Measuring in HiRISE Images

2018. Don Hood, Suniti Karunatillake, Caleb Fassett, Steven Sholes.
49th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference: Abstract #2437

(poster)

[9]

Verification of Automatically Measured Boulder Populations in HiRISE Images

2019. Don Hood, Suniti Karunatillake, Caleb Fassett, Steven Sholes.
50th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference: Abstract #1893

(poster)

(poster)

cancelled

[5]

How Many Blue Whales on Mars? Obtaining a Maximum Extant Biomass Using CO Antibiosignatures

2017. Steven Sholes, Joshua Krissansen-Totton, David Catling.
Astrobiology Science Conference: Abstract #3189

(talk)

[4]

Quantified Identification of Paleo-Terraces Along a Proposed Martian Ocean Contact

2017. Steven Sholes, David Montgomery, David Catling.
48th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference: Abstract #1764

(talk)

[3]

An Anoxic Atmosphere on Early, Volcanically Active Mars and its Implications for Life

2015. Steven Sholes, Megan Smith, Mark Claire, Kevin Zahnle, David Catling.
Astrobiology Science Conference: Abstract #7455

(talk)

[1]

Object Based Image Analysis for Remote Sensing of Planetary Surfaces

2013. Steven Sholes, Vincent Chevrier, Jason Tullis.
44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference: Abstract #1527

(poster)

[2]

High-Resolution Examination of the Geomorphology of Proposed Ocean Shorelines on Mars

(poster)

2014. Steven Sholes, David Catling, Robert Pretlow, David Montgomery.
8th International Conference on Mars: Abstract #1014

 

Selected Acknowledged Work

Protichnites eremita Unshelled? Experimental Model-Based Neoichnology and New Evidence for a Euthycarcinoid Affinity for this Ichnospecies

2012. Joseph Collette, Kenneth Gass, James Hagadorn.
Journal of Paleontology 86(3): pgs. 442-454, doi:10.1666/11-056.1

*provided published specimen photographs*

Dune Casts Preserved by Partial Burial: The Dune Pits on Mars

2018. MacKenzie Day, David Catling.
Journal of Geophysical Research 123: pgs. 1431-1448, doi:10.1029/2018JE005613

*provided helpful discussions and software support*

Abundance is Not Enough: Multiple Lines of Evidence in Testing for Ecological Stability in the Fossil Record

2013. Judith Nagel-Myers, Gregory Dietl, John Handley, Carlton Brett.
PLoS ONE 8(5): e603071, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0063071

*provided field assistance and specimen collection*

Debris Accumulations of CO2 Ice in the South Polar Residual Cap of Mars: Longevity and Processes

2020. Peter Thomas, Wendy Calvin, P.B. James.
Icarus 341: 113625, doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2020.113625

*collected data*

 
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