The Investigation of Chlorates as a Possible Source of Oxygen and Chlorine Detected by the Sample Analysis at Mars (SAM) Instrument in Gale Crater, Mars
The thermal decomposition of chlorate salts as possible sources of the O2 and HCl releases detected by SAM analysis of the Gale Crater materials are presented.
Lunar and Planetary Science Conference
- Pub Date:
- March 2014