- Experimentally tracing the key steps in the origin of life: The aromatic worldPascale Ehrenfreund
Leiden Institute of Chemistry, Leiden, The Netherlands
Astrobiology 6:490-520. 2006..This paper presents an interdisciplinary approach to interface state of the art knowledge in astrochemistry, prebiotic chemistry, and artificial life research...
- Carbon molecules in space: from astrochemistry to astrobiologyPascale Ehrenfreund
Leiden Institute of Chemistry, Astrobiology Laboratory, 2300 RA, The Netherlands
Faraday Discuss 133:277-88; discussion 347-74, 449-52. 2006..It also seems evident that both volatile and refractory material from carbonaceous meteoritic has been substantially altered owing to thermal and aqueous processing within the Solar System...
- Cosmic carbon chemistry: from the interstellar medium to the early EarthPascale Ehrenfreund
Leiden Institute of Chemistry, 2300 RA Leiden, The Netherlands
Cold Spring Harb Perspect Biol 2:a002097. 2010..Current challenges in astrochemistry are discussed and future research directions are proposed...