- Vanguard--a European robotic astrobiology-focussed Mars sub-surface mission proposalAlex Ellery
Astronautics and Space Systems Group, School of Engineering, Kingston University, Friars Avenue, Roehampton Vale, London, UK
Acta Astronaut 56:397-407. 2005..The moles are thus required to undergo a one-way trip down the boreholes without the need for recovery of moles or samples, eliminating much of the robotic complexity invoked by such operations...
- Why Raman spectroscopy on Mars?--a case of the right tool for the right jobAlex Ellery
School of Engineering, Kingston University, London, United Kingdom
Astrobiology 3:565-79. 2003..We further suggest that Raman spectroscopy as a fibre optic-based instrument lends itself to flexible planetary deployment...