Chemistry Of Life Projects

Hydrogen in the Rock Column

Saturday, September 01 2007 - 4:33 pm, PDT
A study of the amount of hydrogen contained in the rock column, how it is released, and its availability to deep microbial communities.

Cassini Data Analysis and Organic Materials on Solar System Bodies

Tuesday, August 15 2006 - 4:09 pm, PDT
Extract and analyze the data collected by Cassini to assist in identifying the compounds that exist on Saturn and other objects within the solar system.

Optical Properties of Tholin Produced in a Hydrogen-Rich Early Earth Atmosphere

Tuesday, August 15 2006 - 10:39 am, PDT
Study of optical properties of naturally occuring haze to assist in understanding the causes of greenhouse effects on the early Earth.