Silica nanoparticles coated with iron hydroxide and smectite are a major constituent of ‘iddingsite’ veins in the Nakhla meteorite. This unexpected discovery has important implications for understanding water-rock interaction in the martian crust.
|Number of pages||1|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Sep 2014|
|Event||77th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society - Casablanca, Morocco|
Duration: 7 Sep 2014 → 9 Sep 2014
Conference number: 77
|Conference||77th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society|
|Period||7/09/14 → 9/09/14|