Short Course Presentations
|Ocean World Microhabitats 101
(3.8 MB .pdf)
|Microbes of Extreme Environments
(9.5 MB .pdf)
|Robotic acquisition techniques
(6.9 MB .pdf)
|Mary Beth Wilhelm
NASA Ames Research Center
|Geochemistry, Biosignature and Life Detection Techniques
(11.3 MB .pdf)
Goal: Provide background and overview about Ocean World microhabitats.
Goal: Provide context about the microbes and biosignatures that could inhabit microenvironments in extreme environments on Earth (Biology 101).
Goal: provide an introduction to different techniques to obtain a sample from ice or rock.
Goal: Describe the fundamentals of sample extraction, analysis, biosignatures, and instrumentation.