Electron microscopy of micron-sized lunar soil
Blandford, G., McKay, D.S., Nace, G.A., & Mackinnon, I.D.R. (1981) Electron microscopy of micron-sized lunar soil. In Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, USA, pp. 86-87.
We have performed electron-microscopic analysis on 0.5-1.0µm grains in order to study radiation damage by the solar-wind. We are reporting some interesting results we have found in monomineralic grains from core sample 15010,1130. This is a submature soil which has been studied for rare gas abundance and ferromagnetic resonance by (1) and modal petrology by (2).
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Keywords:||Apollo 15 lunar soil, electron microscopy, radiation damage, solar wind|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EARTH SCIENCES (040000) > GEOLOGY (040300) > Extraterrestrial Geology (040302)|
|Divisions:||Current > Institutes > Institute for Future Environments|
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 1981 Lunar and Planetary Institute.|
|Deposited On:||09 Apr 2013 02:18|
|Last Modified:||09 Apr 2013 03:26|
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