Technical Publications

Lori Fenton
Research Scientist

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1. Fenton, L. K., Pearl, J. C., Martin, T. Z. (1997), Mapping Mariner 9 dust opacities, Icarus, 130(1), 115-124, doi:10.1006/icar.1997.5810.

2. Fenton, L. K., Herkenhoff, K. E. (2000), Topography and stratigraphy of the northern Martian layered deposits using photoclinometry, stereogrammetry, and MOLA altimetry, Icarus, 147(2), 433-443, doi:10.1006/icar.2000.6459.

3. Fenton, L. K., Richardson, M.I. (2001), Martian surface winds: Insensitivity to orbital changes and implications for aeolian processes, Journal of Geophysical Research – Planets, 106(E12), 32,885-32,902, doi:10.1029/2000JE001407.

4. Fenton, L. K., Ward, A. W., Bandfield J. L. (2003), Aeolian processes in Proctor Crater on Mars: Sedimentary history as analyzed from multiple data sets, Journal of Geophysical Research – Planets, 108(E12), 5129, doi:10.1029/2002JE002015.

5. Fenton, L. K., Toigo, A. D., Richardson, M. I. (2005), Aeolian processes in Proctor Crater on Mars: Mesoscale modeling of dune-forming winds, Journal of Geophysical Research – Planets, 110, E06005, doi:10.1029/2004JE002309.

6. Fenton, L. K. (2005), Potential sand sources for the dune fields in Noachis Terra, Mars, Journal of Geophysical Research – Planets, 110, E11004, doi:10.1029/2005JE002436.

7. Fenton, L. K., Mellon, M. T. (2006), Thermal properties of sand from Thermal Emission Spectrometer (TES) and Thermal Emission Imaging System (THEMIS): Spatial variations within the Proctor Crater dune field on Mars, Journal of Geophysical Research – Planets, 111, E06014, doi:10.1029/2004JE002363.

8. Fenton, L. K. (2006), Dune migration and slip face advancement in the Rabe Crater dune field, Mars, Geophysical Research Letters, 33, L20201, doi:10.1029/2006GL027133.

9. Fenton, L. K., Geissler, P.E., Haberle, R. M. (2007), Global warming and climate forcing by recent albedo changes on Mars, Nature, 446, doi:10.1038/nature.05718.

10. Hayward, R. K., Mullins, K. F., Fenton, L. K., Hare, T. M., Titus, T. N., Bourke, M. C., Colaprete, A., Christensen, P. R. (2007), Mars Global Digital Dune Database and initial science results, Journal of Geophysical Research – Planets, 112, E11007, doi:10.1029/2007JE002943.

11. Hayward, R. K., Mullins, K. F., Fenton, L. K., Hare, T. M., Titus, T. N., Bourke, M. C., Colaprete, A., and Christensen, P. R. (2007), Mars Global Digital Dune Database: MC2-MC29: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2007-1158.

12. Titus, T. M., Lancaster, N., Hayward, R., Fenton, L., Bourke, M. (2008), Priorities for future research on planetary dunes, Eos Transactions American Geophysical Union, 89(45), 447-448, doi:10.1029/2008EO450003.

13. Hayward, R. K., Titus, T. N., Michaels, T. I., Fenton, L. K., Colaprete, A., Christensen, P. R. (2009), Aeolian dunes as ground truth for atmospheric modeling on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research – Planets, 114, E11012, doi:10.1029/2009JE003428.

14. Fenton, L. K., Hayward, R. K. (2010), Southern high latitude dune fields on Mars: Morphology, aeolian inactivity, and climate change. Geomorphology, 121, 98-121, doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2009.11.006.

15. Bourke, M. C., Lancaster, N., Fenton, L. K., Parteli, E. J., Zimbelman, J. R., Radebaugh, J. (2010), Extraterrestrial dunes: An introduction to the special issue on planetary dune systems, Geomorphology, 121, 1-14, doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2010.04.007.

16. Fenton, L. K.,  Michaels, T. I. (2010), Characterizing the sensitivity of daytime turbulent activity on Mars with the MRAMS LES: Early results. Mars, 5, 159-171, doi:10.1555/mars.2010.0007.

17. Silvestro, S., Fenton, L. K., Vaz, D. A., Bridges, N. T., Ori, G. G. (2010), Ripple migration and dune activity on Mars: Evidence for dynamic wind processes, Geophysical Research Letters, 37, L20203, doi:10.1029/2010GL044743.

18. Fenton, L. K., Bishop, M. A., Bourke, M. C., Bristow, C. S., Hayward, R. K., Horgan, B. H., Lancaster, N., Michaels, T. I., Tirsch, D., Titus, T. N., Valdez, A. (2010), Summary of the Second International Planetary Dunes Workshop: Planetary analogs – integrating models, remote sensing, and field data, Alamosa, Colorado, USA, May 18-21, 2010, Aeolian Research, 2(2-3), 173-178, doi:10.1016/j.aeolia.2010.09.001.

19. Hayward, R. K., Fenton, L. K., Tanaka, K. L., Titus, T. N., Colaprete, A., and Christensen, P. R. (2010), Mars Global Digital Dune Database; MC-1: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1170.

20. Silvestro, S., Vaz, D. A., Fenton, L. K., Geissler, P. E. (2011), Active aeolian processes on Mars: A regional study in Arabia and Meridiani Terrae, Geophysical Research Letters, 38, L20201, doi:10.1029/2011GL048955.

21. Silvestro, S., Fenton, L., Michaels, T., Valdez, A., Ori, G. G. (2012), Interpretation of the complex dune morphology on Mars: Dune activity, modelling and a terrestrial analogue, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 37, 1424-1436, doi:10.1002/esp.3286.

22. Balme, M. R., Pathare, A., Metzger, S. M., Towner, M. C., Lewis, S. R. Spiga, A., Fenton, L. K., Renno, N. O., Elliot, H. M., Saca, F. A., Michaels, T. I., Russell, P., Verdasca, J. (2012), Field measurements of a horizontal forward velocities of terrestrial dust devils: Towards a proxy for ambient winds on Mars and Earth, Icarus, 221, 632-645, doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2012.08.021.

23. Hayward, R. K., Fenton, L. K., Titus, T. N., Colaprete, A., and Christensen, P. R. (2012), Mars global digital dune database: MC-30: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2012-1259, scale 1:20,000,000.

24. Fenton, L. K., Hayward, R. K., Horgan, B. H. N., Rubin, D. M., Titus, T. N., Bishop, M. A., Burr, D. M., Chojnacki, M., Dinwiddie, C. L., Kerber, L., Le Gall, A., Michaels, T. I., Neakrase, L. D. V., Newman, C. E., Tirsch, D., Yizhaq, H., Zimbelman, J. R. (2013), Summary of the Third International Planetary Dunes Workshop: Remote sensing and image analysis of planetary dunes, Flagstaff, Arizona, USA, June 12-15, 2012, Aeolian Research, 8, 29-38, doi:10.1016/j.aeolia.2012.10.006.

25. Geissler, P. E., Stantzos, N. W., Bridges, N. T., Bourke, M. C., Silvestro, S., Fenton, L. K., (2013), Shifting sands on Mars: Insights from tropical intra-crater dunes, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 38(4), 407-412, doi:10.1002/esp.3331.

26. Fenton, L. K., Ewing, R. C., Bridges, N.T., Lorenz, R. D. (2013), Extraterrestrial Aeolian Landscapes, In: Shroder, J. F. (ed.), Treatise on Geomorphology: Aeolian Geomorphology, vol. 11, 287-312. San Diego: Academic Press.

27. Silvestro, S., Vaz, D. A., Ewing, R. C., Rossi, A. P., Fenton, L. K., Michaels, T. I., Flahaut, J., Geissler, P. E. (2013), Pervasive aeolian activity along rover Curiosity's traverse in Gale crater, Mars. Geology, 41, 483-486, doi:10.1130/G34162.1.

28. Fenton, L. K., Michaels, T. I., Beyer, R. A. (2014), Inverse maximum bedform-normal transport 1: How to determine a dune-constructing wind regime using only imagery, Icarus, 230, 5-14, doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2013.04.001.

29. Hayward, R. K., Fenton, L. K., Titus, T. N. (2014), Mars Global Digital Dune Database (MGD3): Global dune distribution and wind pattern observations, Icarus, 230, 38-46, doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2013.04.011.

30. Fenton, L. K., Michaels, T. I., Chojnacki, M., Beyer, R. A. (2014), Inverse maximum bedform-normal transport 2: Application to a dune field in Ganges Chasma, Mars and comparison with HiRISE repeat imagery and MRAMS, Icarus, 230, 47-63, doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2013.07.009.

31. Cabrol, N. A., Herkenhoff, K., Knoll, A. H., Farmer, J., Arvison, R., Grin, E., Li, R., Fenton, L., Cohen, B., Bell, J. F. III, Yingst, R. A. (2014) Sands at Gusev crater, Mars, J. Geophys. Res. Planets, 119(5), 941-967,  doi:10.1002/2013JE004535.

32. Chojnacki, M., Johnson, J. R., Moersch, J. E., Fenton, L. K., Michaels, T. I., Bell III, J. F. (2014) Persistent aeolian activity at Endeavour crater, Meridiani Planum, Mars: New observations from orbit and the surface, Icarus, doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2014.04.044.

33. Fenton, L. K., Michaels, T. I., Chojnacki, M., Late Amazonian aeolian features, gradation, wind regimes, and sediment state in the vicinity of the Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity, Meridiani Planum, Mars, accepted for publication in Aeolian Research Nov. 21, 2014, doi:10.1016/j.aeolia.2014.11.04.