133 The Geology of Small Volcanic Vents and Their Associated Vent Fields throughout the Solar System

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Sunday, 5 October 2008: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
George R. Brown Convention Center, 310AD

Jacob Bleacher and Scott Hughes
8:00 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:15 AM
Estimating the Spatial Intensity of Volcanism
Charles B. Connor, University of South Florida; Laura J. Connor, University of South Florida; Paul H. Wetmore, University of South Florida
8:35 AM
Small Volcanic Vents and Vent Fields on Venus
J.C. Aubele, New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science
9:15 AM
Distribution of Small Volcanic Constructs on Earth, Mars, Venus and the Moon: Comparisons and Contrasts
Tracy K.P. Gregg, The University at Buffalo, State University of New York; Kelly Shockey, The University at Buffalo, State University of New York
9:30 AM
Distribution of Small Shield Volcanoes at Venusian Coronae
Iván. López, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos; Nicholas P. Lang, University of Tennessee
9:45 AM
10:00 AM
Observations of Surface Textures That Are Indicative of Lava Sheet Inflation In Monogenetic Flow Fields: Insights from the McCartys and Carrizozo Flow Fields, NM
Jacob E. Bleacher, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center; W. Brent Garry, Smithsonian Institution; James R. Zimbelman, Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
10:15 AM
10:30 AM
A GIS Based Model Used to Estimate the Number of Subsurface Small Vents in the Eastern Snake River Plain
Desiree A. Staires, Idaho State University; Scott S. Hughes, Idaho State University
10:45 AM
High-Resolution Imaging of Small Volcanic Vents on Mars by MRO HiRISE
L.S. Crumpler, New Mexico Museum of Nat History and Sci; L.P. Keszthelyi, U.S. Geological Survey; W.L. Jaeger, U.S. Geological Survey; A. McEwen, University of Arizona
11:00 AM
Mantle Plume Volcanism on Present-Day Mars
Walter S. Kiefer, Lunar and Planetary Institute; Qingsong Li, Lunar and Planetary Institute
11:15 AM
Volcanism on Io: Emplacement of Lava Flow Fields
Ashley Gerard Davies, Jet Propulsion Laboratory
11:30 AM
Concluding Remarks
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