Selected Publications

Journal Articles

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* Student author

C. T. Adcock°, O. Tschauner°, E. M. Hausrath°, A. Udry, S. N. Luo, M. Ren, Y. Cai, A. Lanzirotti, M. Newville, M. Kunz, and C. Lin (2017) Shock_transformation of whitlockite to merrillite and the implications for meteoritic phosphate Nature Communications 8: doi:10.1038/ncomms14667 °Equally contributing authors

Hays, L.R., Graham, H.V., Des Marais, D.J., Hausrath, E. M., Horgany, B., McCollom, T. M., Parenteau, M.N., Potter-McIntyre, S.L., Williams, A. J., and Lynch, K.L. (2017) Biosignature preservation and detection in Mars analog environments Astrobiology 17: 4 DOI: 10.1089/ast.2016.1627

*Steiner, M.H., E.M. Hausrath, M.E. Elwood Madden, O. Tschauner, B.L. Ehmann, A.A. Olsen, S.R. Gainey, and J.S. Smith (2016) Dissolution of nontronite in chloride brines and implications for the aqueous history of Mars Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 10.1016/j.gca.2016.08.035

Schieber, J., Bish, D., Coleman, M., Reed, M., Hausrath, E.M., Cosgrove, J., Sanjeev, G., Minitti, M.E., Edgett, K. and Malin, M. (2016) Encounters with an unearthly mudstone: Understanding the first mudstone Found on Mars. Sedimentology in press

Adcock, C.T. and Hausrath, E.M., 2015. Weathering profiles in high-P rocks at Gusev Crater, Mars, suggest dissolution of phosphate minerals into near-neutral waters Astrobiology, 15(12): 1060-1075

*Baumeister, J. L., E. M. Hausrath, A. Olsen, O. Tschauner, *C.T. Adcock, and R. V. Metcalf (2015). Biogeochemical weathering of serpentinites: An examination of incipient dissolution affecting serpentine soil formation, Applied Geochemistry 54: 74-84

Yesavage, T., Thompson, A., Hausrath, E.M., Liermann, L.J. and Brantley, S.L., (2015), Basalt weathering in an arctic Mars analog site. Icarus  doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2015.03.011. 

Olsen, A., Hausrath, E.M., and J.D. Rimstidt (2015) Forsterite dissolution rates in Mg-sulfate-rich Mars-analog brines, and implications for the aqueous history of Mars, JGR Planets 120, doi:10.1002/2014JE004664

Dixon, E., Elwood Madden, M.E., Madden, A., and Hausrath, E.M. (2015) Assessing hydrodynamic effects on jarosite dissolution rates, reaction products, and preservation on Mars, JGR Planets, 120, doi:10.1002/2014JE004779

*Gainey, S.R., Hausrath, E.M., Hurowitz, J. A. and R.E. Milliken. (2014) Nontronite dissolution rates and implications for Mars Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 126: 192-211

Devitt, D.A., L.E. Wright, S.A. Shanahan and E. Hausrath (2014) Fate of selenium in a small urban watershed Environmental Monitoring and Assessment DOI:10.1007/s10661-013-3609-1

*Tu, V.M., Hausrath, E.M., Tschauner, O., Iota, V. and Egeland, G.W. (2014) Dissolution rates of amorphous Al- and Fe-phosphates and their relevance to phosphate mobility on Mars. American Mineralogist 99:1206-1215. This paper was selected by the editors of American Mineralogist as a “notable paper”.

*Adcock, C.T., Hausrath, E.M., Forster, P.M. and *Sefein, K.J. (2014) Synthesis and characterization of the Mars-relevant phosphate minerals Fe/Mg-whitlockite and merrillite and a proposed mechanism for whitlockite to merrillite transformation. American Mineralogist 99:1221-1232

Hausrath, E.M. and O. Tschauner (2013) Natural fumarolic alteration of fluorapatite, olivine, and basaltic glass, and implications for habitable environments on Mars Astrobiology 13 (11): 1049-1064 

*Adcock, C.T., E.M Hausrath, and P.M. Forster, (2013) Readily available phosphate from minerals in early aqueous environments on Mars. Nature Geoscience, 6: 824-827. This paper was featured in the News and Views section of Nature Geoscience (Pasek 2013) and attracted considerable popular press

Hausrath, E.M., D.C. Golden, R.V. Morris, D.G. Agresti, and D.W. Ming (2013) Acid sulfate alteration of fluorapatite, basaltic glass and olivine by hydothermal vapors and fluids: Implications for fumarolic activity and secondary phosphate phases in sulfate-rich Paso Robles soil at Gusev Crater, Mars J. Geophys. Res., 118 (1): 1-13

Hausrath, E.M and Olsen, A.A. (2013) Using the chemical composition of carbonate rocks on Mars as a record of secondary interaction with liquid water.  American Mineralogist v.98 897- 906   This paper was selected by the editors of American Mineralogist as a "notable paper".

Brantley, S. L., Lebedeva, M., and Hausrath, E. M. (2012) A geobiological view of weathering and erosion. In: Fundamentals of Geobiology (eds. A. H. Knoll, D.E. Canfield, and K. Konhauser) Blackwell Publishing Limited

Hausrath, E.M., Navarre-Sitchler, A.K., Sak, P.B., Williams, J.Z. and Brantley, S.L., (2011). Soil profiles as indicators of mineral weathering rates and organic interactions on a Pennsylvania diabase Chemical Geology v. 290 p. 89-100

Hausrath, E.M. and Brantley, S.L. (2010) Basalt and olivine dissolution under cold, salty, and acidic conditions: What can we learn about recent aqueous weathering on Mars? J. Geophys. Res., 115(E12): E12001

Hausrath, E.M., Neaman, A., Brantley, S.L. (2009) Elemental release rates from dissolving basalt and granite with and without organic ligands. American Journal of Science, v. 309, p. 633-660

Hausrath, E.M., Treiman, A.H., Vicenzi, E., Bish, D.L., Blake, D., Sarrazin, P., Hoehler, T., Midtkandl, I., Steele, A., and Brantley, S.L. (2008) Short- and long-term olivine weathering in Svalbard: Implications for Mars. Astrobiology, v. 8 (6), p. 1079-1092

Hausrath, E.M., Navarre-Sitchler, A.K., Sak, P., Steefel, C. and Brantley, S.L. (2008) Basalt weathering rates on Earth and the duration of liquid water on the plains of Gusev Crater, Mars. Geology, v. 36, p. 67-70

Liermann, L.J., Hausrath, E.M., Anbar, A.D. and Brantley, S.L. (2007)  Assimilatory and dissimilatory processes of microorganisms affecting metals in the environment.  J. Anal. At. Spectrom, v. 22, p. 867 - 877

Hausrath, E.M., Liermann, L.J., House, C.H., Ferry, J.G., and Brantley, S.L. (2007) The effect of methanogen growth on mineral substrates: Will Ni markers of methanogen-based communities be detectable in the rock record? Geobiology, v. 5, p. 49-61

Book Appendices and Extended Abstracts
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Adcock, C.T., Tschauner, O. and Hausrath, E.M. (2016) An Investigation of Shock Effects on Mars-Relevant Phosphate Minerals: Shock-Transformation of Chlorapatite, 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, p. Abstract #1577.

Bartlett, C.L., Hausrath, E.M. and Adcock, C.T. (2016) Phosphate Release: The Effect of Prebiotic Organic Compounds on Dissolution of Mars-Relevant Minerals, 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, p. Abstract #2754.

Beaty, D.W., McSween, H.Y., Goreva, Y.S., Hausrath, E., Herd, C.D.K., Humayun, M., McCubbin, F.M., McLennan, S.M., Pratt, L.M., Sephton, M.A., Steele, A., Weiss, B.P. and Hays, L.E. (2016) Recommended Maximum Temperature for Mars Returned Samples, 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, p. Abstract #2662.

Harrold, Z.R., Hausrath, E.M., Bartlett, C.L., Garcia, A.H., Tschauner, O., Murray, A.E. and Raymond, J. (2016) Bioavailability of Mineral-Bound Iron to a Snow Algae Community and Implications for Life in Extreme Environments, 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, p. Abstract #2720.

Hausrath, E.M., Goetz, W., Cousin, A., Wiens, R.C., Meslin, P.-Y. and Rapin, W. (2016) Signs of Transport of Chemical Elements and Soil-Forming Processes in Surface Soils at Gale Crater, Mars, 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, p. Abstract #2493.

Adcock, C.T., and Hausrath, E.M. (2015) Educational experiences for K-12 in the Earth and planetary sciences. Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXVI, Houston, TX Abstract # 2330

*Gainey, S.R., Hausrath, E. M., and Hurowitz, J.A. (2015) Weathering profiles at Mawrth Vallis yield insight into the aqueous history and potential habitability of Mars Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXVI, Houston, TX Abstract # 2248

*Schofield, R.E., Hausrath, E.M., and *Gainey, S.R. (2015) Zeolite weathering in laboratory and natural settings, and implications for Mars Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXVI, Houston, TX Abstract # 2160

*Steiner, M.S., Hausrath, E. M., and Elwood Madden, M.E. (2015) Dissolution of nontronite in brines and implications for habitable environments on Mars Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXVI, Houston, TX Abstract # 2350

*Bartlett, C.L., Hausrath, E. M., and Adcock, C.T. (2015) Phosphate release: The effect of prebiotic organic compounds on dissolution of Mars-relevant phosphate minerals Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXVI, Houston, TX Abstract # 2451

Elwood Madden, M.E.., E.M. Dixon, A.S. Elwood Madden, B.R. Pritchett, and E.M. Hausrath (2015) Low temperature anhydrite precipitation in flowing brines: Implications for calcium sulfate phases observed on Mars Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXVI, Houston, TX Abstract # 1505

Adcock, C.T., Hausrath, E.M., Tschauner, O. and A. Udry (2015) Investigations of shock effects on phosphate minerals in extraterrestrial materials Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXVI, Houston, TX Abstract # 2288

Hausrath, E.M., *Adcock, C.T., *Gainey, S.R., *Steiner, M.H., and V.M. *Tu, 2014 Experimental evidence suggests significant aqueous alteration and abundant phosphorus release on Mars International Conference on Mars Abstract # 1310

*Adcock, C.T. and Hausrath, E.M., 2014. Reactive transport modeling of phosphate mineral dissolution in high-P martian rocks, Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXV, Houston, TX, Abstract # 2250.

* Gainey, S.R., Hausrath, E.M., Hurowitz, J.A. and Tschauner, O., 2014. Formation of aqueous minerals: Implications for the past habitability of Mars, Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXV, Abstract # 2356.

Hausrath, E.M., *Adcock, C.T., Elwood Madden, M.E., *Gainey, S.R., Olsen, A.A., and *Steiner, M.H. (2014) Using geochemical kinetics to interpret potential habitability Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXV, Abstract # 2376

*Steiner, M.H., Hausrath, E.M. and *Schofield, R.E., 2014. Dissolution of nontronite by high ionic strength brines and implications for habitable environments on Mars, Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXV, Abstract # 1510.

Taylor, A.R., Olsen, A.A.m and E. M. Hausrath (2014) Serpentinite dissolution: An analog to mantle-ocean interaction on Europa Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXV, Abstract # 1903.

*Adcock, C.T. and E.M. Hausrath (2013) Interpretation of phosphate mobility on Mars based on terrestrial Mars-analog basalts and reactive transport modeling Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXIV Houston, TX Abstract # 2727

*Gainey, S.R., E.M. Hausrath, and J.A. Hurowitz (2013) Clay mineral precipitation and implications for Mars Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXIV Houston, TX Abstract # 2954

*Steiner, M.H., Hausrath, E.M., and H.J. Sun (2013) Synthesis of potential phosphate mineral biosignatures under Mars-relevant conditions Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXIV Houston, TX Abstract # 2761

*Tu, V. and E.M. Hausrath (2013) Dissolution of amorpous Al- and Fe-phosphates: Implications for phosphate mobility on Mars Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXIV Houston, TX Abstract # 2577

Hausrath, E.M., *Adcock, C.T. and *Tu, V. (2012) Phosphate records environmental conditions important to habitability in soils and rocks on Mars Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXIII Houston, TX Abstract # 2719

*S. R. Gainey, E. M. Hausrath and J. A. Hurowitz (2012) Kinetics of Nontronite dissolution and implications for Mars Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXIII Houston, TX Abstract # 2383

*Adcock, C.T. and E.M. Hausrath (2012) The dissolution rate of whitlockite and implications for the habitability of early Mars Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXIII Houston, TX Abstract # 2466

Golden, D.C., D.W. Ming, E.M. Hausrath, R.V. Morris, P.B. Niles, C.N. Achilles, D.K. Ross, B.L. Cooper, C.P. Gonzalez, and S. A. Mertzman (2012) Dissolution of olivine, siderite and basalt at 80°C in 0.1 M H2SO4 in a flow-through process: Insights into acidic weathering on Mars Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXIII Houston, TX Abstract # 2521

Hausrath, E.M. and *Tu, V., 2011. Reactive transport modeling of phosphate under Mars-like conditions, Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXII, Houston, TX, Abstract # 2353.

*Adcock, C.T., Simon, A. and E.M. Hausrath, 2011. Synthesis of phosphate minerals for use in dissolution experiments, Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXII Houston, TX Abstract # 2300

*Tu, V., *Baumeister, J.L., Metcalf, R., Olsen, A.A., and Hausrath, E. (2011) Serpentinite weathering and implications for Mars. Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, p. 2303, Houston, TX.

*Adcock, C.T. and Hausrath, E.M. (2010) Kinetic studies of phosphate-containing minerals and implications for Mars. Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXI, Abstract #2177

*Cornell, J.W. and Hausrath, E.M. (2010) Phosphate mobility in a Mars analog environment. Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXI, Abstract #2141

Hausrath, E.M. (2010) Characterization of fumarolic products in Nevada. Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXXI, Abstract #2389

Hausrath, E.M., A.C. Golden, C. Galindo, B. Sutter, R.V. Morris, and D.W. Ming (2009) Column experiments to interpret weathering in Columbia Hills. Lunar and Planetary Science conference XXXX, Abstract # 2423

Bandstra J.Z., Buss H.L., Campen R.K., Liermann L.J., Moore J., Hausrath E.M., Navarre-Sitchler A.K., Jang J-H. and Brantley S.L. (2008) Appendix: Compilation of mineral dissolution rates. In Kinetics of Water-Rock Interaction (eds. S. L. Brantley, J. D. Kubicki and A. F. White), Springer, New York 

Hausrath, E.M., Navarre-Sitchler, A.K., Moore, J., Sak, P.B., Brantley, S.L., Golden, D.C., Sutter, B., Schroeder, C., Socki, R., Morris, R.V., Ming, D.W. (2008) Mars sample return: The value of depth profiles. Ground truth from Mars: Science payoff from a sample return mission, April 21-23, 2008, Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Hausrath, E.M., Golden, D.C., Morris, R.V., and Ming, D.W. (2008) Acid vapor weathering of apatite and implications for Mars. Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXIX, Abstract #2350
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Hausrath, E.M., A.K. Navarre-Sitchler, P.B. Sak, and S.L. Brantley (2007) What can we learn from depth profiles on Mars? Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXVIII, Abstract #2075

Bish, D.L., D. Blake, P. Sarrazin, A. Treiman, T. Hoehler, E.M. Hausrath, I. Midtkandl, A. Steele (2007) Field XRD/XRF mineral analyses by the MSL CheMin instrument. Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXVIII, Abstract #1163

Hausrath E. M., Brantley S. L., and AMASE (2005) Basalt weathering rates in a Mars analog environment: Clues to the duration of water on Mars? Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXVI, Abstract #2339

Hausrath E. M., Liermann L. J., and Brantley S. L. (2004) Enhanced dissolution in the presence of methanogens. Water Rock Interactions, 1123-1125

Hausrath, E.M., Liermann, L.J., and Brantley, S.L. (2003) Enhanced nickel release in the presence of methanogens: Evidence for a nickel binding ligand? 226th meeting of the American Chemical Society, New York City, NY

Barrash, W., Knoll, M.D., Hyndman, D., Clemo, T., and Hausrath, E.M. (2003) Tracer/time-lapse radar imaging test at the boise hydrogeophysical research site. SAGEEP'03 Symposium on the Applications of Geophysics to Environmental and Engineering Problems, April 6-10, 2003, San Antonio, TX, p.163-174

Abstracts and Other Publications
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Schroder, C., Mao, J., Hausrath, E.M., Morris, R.V., Squyres, S.W., and Haderlein, S.B., (2014) Possible association of ferrous phosphates and ferric sulfates in hydrothermal deposits in Gusev Crater, Mars.  14th European Astrobiology Conference (EANA 2014), Edinburgh, Scotland, October 13-16 2014

Hausrath, E.M., *Downs, B. and Holmden, C. (2014) Ca isotopic composition reflects evapotranspiration and dust inputs in shallow desert soil Mineralogical Magazine 77 (5) 932

Hausrath, E.M., A.A. Olsen, J.L. Baumeister, E. Yardley, M. Bodkin, K. Negrich Biogeochemical weathering of serpentinites: An examination of the first reactions controlling serpentine soil formation Soil Science Society of America Meeting, Cincinnati, OH, October 21-24 2012. (invited)

Hausrath, E.M., C.T. Adcock, S. Gainey, J. Hurowitz, V. Tu.  Laboratory experiments on Mars-relevant clay and phosphate minerals yield insights into the aqueous history and potential for habitability on Mars.    The American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA Dec 3-7 2012. (invited)

Hausrath, E.M., *Adcock, C.T., *Tu, V. (2012) Interpreting phosphate mobility on Mars and the implications for habitability.  Goldschmidt Conference, 2012.

Hausrath, E.M. (2011) Hydrothermal and pedogenic carbonates constrain liquid water on Mars. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco.

*Adcock, C.T., and E.M.Hausrath. (2011) Dissolution rates and mineral lifetimes for phosphate-containing minerals and implications for Mars. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco.

*Baumeister, J.L., *Tu, V., *Evert, M., Metcalf, R., Olsen, A.A., and Hausrath, E.M. (2011) Chemical weathering of serpentinites in the Klamath Mountains, California. Geological Society of America, St Paul, Minnesota.

*Myers, B., Hausrath, E., and McDonnell, S. (2011) The impact of creosote bush (Larrea tridentata) and biological soil crust on Ca distribution in arid soils of the Mojave Desert, Southern Nevada Geological Society of America, St. Paul, Minnesota.

Elwood Madden, Megan. E., Hausrath, Elisabeth M., Olson, Amanda, and Madden, Andrew (2010) From theory to observation: The data driven transition from thermodynamics to kinetics in Mars geochemistry.  GSA Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado. 

*Baumeister, J.L., Tu, V., Olsen, A.A., and Hausrath, E. M. (2010) Chemical weathering rates of olivine and serpentine in natural environments. GSA Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado

E.M. Hausrath (2010) Fumarolic alteration and implications for Mars. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 74 (12 Supplement 1) A387

Hausrath, E.M., Golden, D.C., Morris, R.V., and Ming, D.W. (2008) Phosphate alteration on Mars. Goldschmidt Conference, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Hausrath, E.M, Navarre-Sitchler, A.K, Sak, P.B., Steefel, C., and Brantley, S.L. (2007) Basalt weathering rates on Earth and the duration of water on Mars. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 71 (15S) A387

Fletcher, R., Hausrath, E., Navarre-Sitchler, A., Peightal, B., and Brantley, S. (2007) The weathering engine conveyor belt and corestone size distributions. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 71 (15S) A285

Navarre-Sitchler, A., Steefel, C., Hausrath, E., and Brantley, S. (2007) Influence of porosity on basalt weathering rates from the clast to the watershed scale. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 71 (15S) A707

Peightal, Brian Mark, Navarre-Sitchler, Alexis K., Hausrath, Elisabeth M., Brantley, Susan L. (2007) Soil profiles as indicators of mineral weathering rates in basalt. Northeastern Section GSA, Durham, New Hampshire

Hausrath, E.M., Sak, P.B., Navarre-Sitchler, A.K., Williams, J.Z., Cabret, E.J., and Brantley, S.L. (2006) Gradients in mineralogy and element composition at the bedrock-regolith interface record mineral reaction and transport rates. GSA Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Brantley S. L., Fletcher R. C., Buss H., Moore J., Hausrath E., Navarre A., Lebedeva M., and White A. F. (2006) Weathering from the soil profile to the watershed: What controls the weathering advance rate? Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 70 (18, Supplement 1), 1

Hausrath, E.M., Navarre, A.K., Steefel, C.I., and Brantley, S.L. (2006) Reactive transport modeling of basalt weathering under Mars-like conditions. Astrobiology Science Conference, Washington, DC

Brantley, S.L., Liermann, L. J., and Hausrath, E.M. (2006) Investigating the potential for trace metal biosignatures in the rock record. Astrobiology Science Conference, Washington, DC

Sak, P., Hausrath, E.M., Navarre, A.K., and Brantley, S.L. (2005) The persistence of rock-forming minerals in the soil environment. Earth Systems Processes 2, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Hausrath E. M., Neaman A., and Brantley S. L. (2005) Basalt and granite dissolution rates in the presence of citrate. Goldschmidt Conference, Moscow, Idaho

Hausrath E. M., Neaman A., and Brantley S. L. (2005) Trace element mobility in the presence of organic acids: A potential "organomarker"? NASA Astrobiology Institute 2005 Biennial Meeting, 286

Hausrath, E.M., Liermann, L.J., and Brantley, S.L. (2004) Influence of methanogens on mineral weathering. Astrobiology Science Conference, NASA, Ames

Oldenborger, G., Buursink, M., Moret, G., Goldstein, S., Johnson, T., Reboulet, E., Hughes, C., and Hausrath, E. (2002) Tracer/time-lapse imaging test at the Boise Hydrogeophysical Research Site (abs.). Inland Northwest Research Alliance, Subsurface Science Symposium, 13-16 October 2002, Boise, Idaho

Hausrath, E.M., Barrash, W., and Reboulet, E.C. (2002) Water Sampling and analysis for the tracer/time-lapse radar imaging test at the Boise Hydrogeophysical Research Site. Report to EPA for Grant X-970085-01-0 and to the U.S. Army Research Office for Grant DAAH04-96-1-0318, Center for Geophysical Investigation of the Shallow Subsurface Technical Report BSU CGISS 0203, Boise State University, Boise, Idaho, 86 p

Barrash, W., Clemo, T., Hyndman, D.W., Reboulet, E., and Hausrath, E.M. (2002) Tracer/time-lapse radar imaging test: Design, operation, and preliminary results. Report to EPA for Grant X-970085-01-0 and to the U.S. Army Research Office for Grant DAAH04-96-1-0318, Center for Geophysical Investigation of the Shallow Subsurface Technical Report BSU CGISS 0202, Boise State University, Boise, Idaho, 120 p

Hausrath, E.M. (2011) Hydrothermal and pedogenic carbonates constrain liquid water on Mars. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco.

*Adcock, C.T., and E.M.Hausrath. (2011) Dissolution rates and mineral lifetimes for phosphate-containing minerals and implications for Mars. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco.

*Baumeister, J.L., *Tu, V., *Evert, M., Metcalf, R., Olsen, A.A., and Hausrath, E.M. (2011) Chemical weathering of serpentinites in the Klamath Mountains, California. Geological Society of America, St Paul, Minnesota.

*Myers, B., Hausrath, E., and McDonnell, S. (2011) The Impact of Creosote Bush (Larrea tridentata) and Biological Soil Crust on Ca Distribution in Arid Soils of the Mojave Desert, Southern Nevada Geological Society of America, St. Paul, Minnesota.