Papers originating from the First International Conference are scheduled to appear in March, in the Mars Polar Science special issue of the planetary science journal Icarus. As an aid to those researchers who want an up-to-date review of the state of Mars polar science and exploration, preprints of the two lead papers from that special issue are available here in PDF format.

   Introduction to the Mars Polar Science Special Issue:  Exploration Platforms, Technologies and Potential Future Missions  (119 K)

   The State and Future of Mars Polar Science and Exploration  (3.46 MB)

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