Meteoric Material—An Important Component of Planetary Atmospheres

  1. Michael Mendillo,
  2. Andrew Nagy and
  3. J.H. Waite
  1. Joseph M. Grebowsky1,
  2. Julianne I. Moses2 and
  3. W. Dean Pesnell3

Published Online: 20 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/130GM15

Atmospheres in the Solar System: Comparative Aeronomy

Atmospheres in the Solar System: Comparative Aeronomy

How to Cite

Grebowsky, J. M., Moses, J. I. and Pesnell, W. D. (2013) Meteoric Material—An Important Component of Planetary Atmospheres, in Atmospheres in the Solar System: Comparative Aeronomy (eds M. Mendillo, A. Nagy and J.H. Waite), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/130GM15

Author Information

  1. 1

    Laboratory for Extraterrestrial Physics, Nasa Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland

  2. 2

    Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas

  3. 3

    Nomad Research Inc., Arnold, Maryland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909899

Online ISBN: 9781118669570

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Keywords:

  • Planets—Atmospheres;
  • Satellites—Atmospheres

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background

  • Terrestrial Planets

  • Outer Planets

  • Summary