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Title: Gusev Meridiani will look different : radar scattering properties of the Mars Exploration Rover landing sites
Authors: Haldemann, Albert F.
Larsen, K. W.
Jurgens, R. F.
Slade, M. A.
Butler, B. J.
Arvidon, R. E.
Harmon, J. K.
Keywords: Mars
Mars Exploration Rover (MER)
Issue Date: 21-Jul-2003
Publisher: Pasadena, CA : Jet Propulsion Laboratory, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 2003
Citation: 6th International Conference on Mars, Pasadena, California, July 21, 2003.
Abstract: Analysis of all existing radar data for the two Mars Exploration Rover (MER) landing sites at Meridiani Planum and Gusev Crater suggest that their meter-scale morphological appearance will be noticeably different than previous Mars landing sites; their "human-scale", decimeter- to meter-scal roughness is not the same as for previous Mars landing sites. We make this prediction based on the comparison of the MER landing sites.
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