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Publications of ASTER data studies:

Crowley, James K., 2000, Mapping evaporite minerals in the Death Valley salt pan using MODIS/ASTER airborne simulator (MASTER) data: Proceedings of the Fourteenth international conference on Applied geologic remote sensing, p. 344-345.

Crowley, J.K., Hubbard, B.E., and Mars, J.C., 2003, Analysis of potential debris flow source areas on Mount Shasta, California, by using airborne and satellite remote sensing data: Remote Sensing of Environment, 87, p. 345-358.

Crowley, J.K., Williams, D.E., Hammarstrom, J.M., Piatak, N., Chou, I-Ming, and Mars, J.C., 2003, Spectral reflectance properties of secondary Fe-oxide, Fe-hydroxide, and Fe-sulphate-hydrate minerals associated with sulphide-bearing mine wastes: Geochemistry: Exploration, Environment, Analysis, v.3, pp. 229-228.

Hook, Simon J., Rowan, Lawrence C., Howard, Keith A., 2001, Mapping lithological variations with visible to thermal infrared spectroscopy; a case study from Gold Butte, NV: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs 33 (6), p. 291.

Hubbard, Bernard E., Crowley, James K., 2001, Alteration mineral mapping in the Central Andes using Hyperion, ALI and ASTER: Geological Society of America, 2001 annual meeting, Abstracts with Programs, 33 (6), p. 319.

Kieffer, Hugh, and others, 2000, New eyes in the sky measure glaciers and ice sheets: Eos, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 81 (24), p. 265, 270-271.

Rowan, L. C., Hook, S. J., Abrams, M. J., and J. C. Mars, 2003, Mapping hydrothermally altered rocks at Cuprite, Nevada, using the Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER), A new satellite imaging system:Economic Geology, August 2003, v. 98, no. 5, p. 1019-1027 **

Rowan, Lawrence C., and Mars, John C., 2003, Lithologic mapping in the Mountain Pass, California area using Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) data: Remote Sensing of Environment, 84 (3), p. 350-366.

Rowan, Lawrence, and Mars, John C., 2001, Advances in lithologic mapping by using optical remote sensing measurements: Geological Society of America, 2001 annual meeting, Abstracts with Programs 33 (6), p. 347.

Rowan, L.C., Simpson, C.J., and Mars, J.C., 2004, Hyperspectral analysis of the ultramafic complex and adjacent lithologies at Mordor, NT, Australia: Remote Sensing of Environment, 91, p. 419-431.

U.S. Geological Survey, 2008, Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) overview: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2008–3066, 2 p. Online at http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2008/3066/ .

Wessels, Rick L., Kargel, Jeffrey S., and Kieffer, Hugh H., 2001, ASTER measurement of supraglacial lakes in the Mount Everest region of the HimalayaWinther: Jan-Gunnar (editor), Papers from the Fourth international symposium on Remote sensing in glaciology, Annals of Glaciology, 34, p. 399-408.

Yamaguchi, Yasushi, Rowan, Lawrence C., Tsu, Hiroji, and Kahle, Anne B., 1996, Application of ASTER data to geological studies: Proceedings of the Eleventh thematic conference on geologic remote sensing; practical solutions for real world problems: 11, p. I.77-I.86.

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