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Samantha Rolfe: Astronomy and Astrobiology


Journal articles (peer-reviewed):

Holmes, S.; Kolb, U.; Haswell, C.; Burwitz, V.; Lucas, R.; Rodriguez, J.; Rolfe, S.; Rostron, J. and Barker, J. (2011). PIRATE: a remotely operable telescope facility for research and education. Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 123(908) pp. 1177–1187.


Conference proceedings:

Rolfe, S. M.; Patel, M. R.; Gilmour, I.; Olsson, K. and Ringrose, T. J. (2013). Detecting biomarkers on Mars using Raman spectroscopy. In: Molecules and Life in Extremes: UK Astrobiology Conference 2013 – (ASB5), 17-19 April 2013, Edinburgh, UK.


Rolfe, S. M.; Patel, M. ; Gilmour, I.; Olsson, K.; Ringrose, T. J. and Cockell, C. (2012). Raman spectroscopy of biologically relevant amino acids under martian condtions. In: Astrobiology Science Conference 2012 Exploring Life: Past, Present, Near and Far, 16-20 April 2012, Atlanta, GA, USA.


Rolfe, S. M.; Patel, M. R.; Olsson, K.; Cockell, C. S. and Ringrose, T. J. (2011). Raman spectroscopy of amino acids and other biomarkers on Mars. In: 11th European Workshop on Astrobiology (Annual workshop of EANA), 11 – 14 July 2011, Cologne, Germany.


Rolfe, S. M.; Patel, M. R.; Ringrose, T. J. and Leese, M. R. (2011). Planetary simulation and hypervelocity impact at the Open University. In: Exploring Mars Habitability, 13-15 June 2011, Lisbon, Portugal.


Book chapters:

Kolb, Ulrich; Lucas, Robert; Burwitz, Vadim; Holmes, Stefan; Haswell, Carole; Rodgriguez, Juan; Rolfe, Samantha; Rostron, John and Barker, John (2010). PIRATE – the piCETL Astronomical Telescope Explorer. In: Norton, Andrew ed. Electronic Resources for Teaching and Learning. Milton Keynes: The Open University, pp. 58–64.


Book reviews:

Rolfe, S. M. (April 2013) Book review: How To Build A Habitable Planet (Revised and Expanded edition) by Langmuir, C. and Broecker, W. (2012). Astrobiology Society of Britain http://astrobiologysociety.org/how-to-build-a-habitable-planet-by-charles-langmuir-wally-broecker/




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