Technical Publications

Adrian Brown
Research Scientist

Brown, A.J., Titus, T.N. and Piquex, S. 2014. 'Interannual observations and quantification of summertime H2O ice deposition on the Martian CO2 ice south polar cap' (2014) Earth and Planetary Science Letters 406 102-109  doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2014.08.039

Brown, A.J., 2014. 'Spectral bluing induced by small particles under the Mie and Rayleigh regimes' (2014) Icarus 239 85-95  doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2014.05.042

Brown, A.J. 2006. 'Spectral Curve Fitting for Automatic Hyperspectral data Analysis,' Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 44(6) 1601-1608doi:10.1109/TGRS.2006.870435

Brown, A.J. 2006. 'Hyperspectral Mapping of Ancient Hydrothermal Systems', PhD thesis,  supervised by T. Cudahy and M. Walter (2006) Earth and Planetary Sciences Department, Macquarie University, 328 pages

Brown, A.J. M. Walter and T. Cudahy 2005, 'Hyperspectral mapping of Dresser Formation, Pilbara Craton' Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 52 , 353-364 doi:10.1080/08120090500134530

Brown, A.J., T. Cudahy and M. Walter, 2004. 'SWIR Investigation of sites of astrobiological interest' with Astrobiology 4 359-376

Brown, A. J., Wolff, M. J., 2013. Climatology of the Martian Polar Regions: Three Mars Years of CRISM/MARCI Observations of Atmospheric Clouds and Dust. LPSC XXXXIV. LPI, Houston, TX, pp. Abstract #1874.

Brown, A. J. (2013). Remotely detecting really tiny particles around exoplanets. Abstract A23B-0228, AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, AGU.

Bishop, J. L., K. A. Perry, M. Darby Dyar, T. F. Bristow, D. F. Blake, A. J. Brown and S. E. Peel (2013). "Coordinated spectral and XRD analyses of magnesite-nontronite-forsterite mixtures and implications for carbonates on Mars." Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets

Bishop, J. L., J. J. Wray, B. L. Ehlmann, A. J. Brown and M. Parente (2013). Refining Martian carbonate chemistries determined through CRISM analyses of several carbonate-bearing outcrops. LPSC XXXXIV, Houston, TX, LPI

Becerra, P., S. Byrne and A. J. Brown (2013). Observations of CO2 Frost Halos on the South Polar Residual Cap of Mars. LPSC XXXXIV, Houston, TX, LPI.

Szumila, I., J. L. Bishop, L. K. Fenton and A. J. Brown (2013). Composition and morphology of gypsum dunes in Olympia Undae on Mars. LPSC XXXXIV, Houston, TX, LPI.

Baldridge, A.M. et al., 2009. Contemporaneous deposition of phyllosilicates and sulfates: Using Australian acidic saline lake deposits to describe geochemical variability on Mars. Geophysical Research Letters, 36(19).

Bishop, J.L. et al., 2011. Carbonate rocks in the Mojave Desert as an analogue for Martian carbonates. International Journal of Astrobiology, 10(4), pp.349–358.

Bishop, J.L. et al., 2013. Coordinated spectral and XRD analyses of magnesite-nontronite-forsterite mixtures and implications for carbonates on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research E: Planets, 118(4), pp.635–650.

Bishop, J.L. et al., 2009. Mineralogy of Juventae Chasma: Sulfates in the light-toned mounds, mafic minerals in the bedrock, and hydrated silica and hydroxylated ferric sulfate on the plateau. Journal of Geophysical Research E: Planets, 114(11).

Brown, A.J., Calvin, W.M., et al., 2010. Compact Reconnaissance Imaging Spectrometer for Mars (CRISM) south polar: First Mars year of observations. Journal of Geophysical Research E: Planets, 115(1).

Brown, A.J., Hook, S.J., et al., 2010. Hydrothermal formation of Clay-Carbonate alteration assemblages in the Nili Fossae region of Mars. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 297(1-2), pp.174–182.

Brown, A.J., Byrne, S., et al., 2008. Louth crater: Evolution of a layered water ice mound. Icarus, 196(2), pp.433–445.

Brown, A.J., Calvin, W.M. & Murchie, S.L., 2012. Compact Reconnaissance Imaging Spectrometer for Mars (CRISM) north polar springtime recession mapping: First 3 Mars years of observations. Journal of Geophysical Research E: Planets, 117(12). Available at: .

Brown, A.J., Cudahy, T.J. & Walter, M.R., 2006. Hydrothermal alteration at the Panorama Formation, North Pole Dome, Pilbara Craton, Western Australia. Precambrian Research, 151(3-4), pp.211–223. Available at: .

Brown, A.J. & Storrie-Lombardi, M., 2007. MR PRISM - A software suite for CRISM analysis. In Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering.

Brown, A.J. & Storrie-Lombardi, M., 2006. MR PRISM - A spectral analysis tool for the PRISM. In Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 

Brown, A.J., Sutter, B. & Dunagan, S., 2008. The MARTE VNIR imaging spectrometer experiment: Design and analysis. Astrobiology, 8(5), pp.1001–1011.

Brown, A.J. & Xie, Y., 2012. Symmetry relations revealed in Mueller matrix hemispherical maps. Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, 113(8), pp.644–651.

Heldmann, J.L. et al., 2010. Possible liquid water origin for Atacama Desert mudflow and recent gully deposits on Mars. Icarus, 206(2), pp.685–690.

McGuire, P.C. et al., 2009. An improvement to the volcano-scan algorithm for atmospheric correction of CRISM and OMEGA spectral data. Planetary and Space Science, 57(7), pp.809–815.

Parente, M. et al., 2010. End-to-end simulation and analytical model of remote-sensing systems: Application to CRISM. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 48(11), pp.3877–3888

'Spectral Curve Fitting for Automatic Hyperspectral data Analysis,' (2006) Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, in press

'Mars Polar Targets for the CRISM' with J. Bishop and R. Green, (2006) Mars Water Workshop, NASA Ames Research Center, Feb 22-23

'Spectral absorption band analysis at Cerberus Fossae using Mars Express OMEGA data', (2006) LPSC XXXVII, abstract 1477

'Hydrothermal Mars through the CRISM: Which hydroxyl band and why', (2005) LPSC XXXVI, abstract 1091

'Hyperspectral and field mapping of an Archean Komatiite Unit in the Pilbara Craton, Western Australia: Applications for the CRISM Mission', (2004) LPSC XXXV, abstract 1420