Chapter 8. Instruments for In Situ Sample Analysis

  1. Yoseph Bar-Cohen2 and
  2. Kris Zacny3
  1. Luther W. Beegle2,
  2. Sabrina Feldman2,
  3. Paul V. Johnson2 and
  4. Christopher B. Dreyer1

Published Online: 31 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527626625.ch8

Drilling in Extreme Environments: Penetration and Sampling on Earth and other Planets

Drilling in Extreme Environments: Penetration and Sampling on Earth and other Planets

How to Cite

Beegle, L. W., Feldman, S., Johnson, P. V. and Dreyer, C. B. (2009) Instruments for In Situ Sample Analysis, in Drilling in Extreme Environments: Penetration and Sampling on Earth and other Planets (eds Y. Bar-Cohen and K. Zacny), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527626625.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), California Institute of Technology, 4800 Oak Grove Drive, Pasadena, CA 91109, USA

  2. 3

    Honeybee Robotics Spacecraft Mechanisms Corp., 460 W. 34th Street, New York, NY 10001, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Colorado School of Mines, Engineering Division, Center for Space Resources, Golden, CO 80401, USA

  2. 2

    Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), California Institute of Technology, 4800 Oak Grove Drive, Pasadena, CA 91109, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 AUG 2009
  2. Published Print: 15 JUL 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527408528

Online ISBN: 9783527626625

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Keywords:

  • drilling;
  • in situ sample analysis;
  • instrumentation;
  • Mössbauer spectroscopy;
  • Raman spectroscopy;
  • laser spectroscopy;
  • X-ray spectroscopy;
  • X-ray diffraction;
  • chromatography;
  • capillary electrophoresis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Instrument Design Considerations

  • Instrument Categories

  • Geological Context

  • Mineralogy Identification

  • Chemistry

  • Biology

  • Conclusion

  • References