Recent Publications (2016 – 2019) and links for downloading the pdf files
Alian Wang, Jie Wei, Randy Korotev (2019), Quantification of Fluorescence Emission from Extraterrestrial Materials and its Significance for Planetary Raman Spectroscopy, J Raman Spectroscopy. https://doi.org/10.1002/jrs.5667
Alian Wang, Zongcheng Ling, Y. C. Yan, Alfred S. McEwen, Michael T. Mellon, Michael D. Smith, Bradley L. Jolliff, James Head (2019) The Potential Source Materials for Recurring Slope Lineae on Mars: Subsurface Hydrous Chlorides and Oxychlorine Salts (HyCOS), ICARUS, V333, Pages 464-480, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.icarus.2019.06.024
Erbin Shi, Alian Wang, Zongcheng Li, (2019) MIR, VNIR, NIR, and Raman spectra of magnesium chlorides with six hydration degrees: Implication for Mars and Europa, J.Raman Spectroscopy https://doi.org/10.1002/jrs.5700
Wu Zhongchen, Alian Wang, William M. Farrell, Yuanchao Yan, Kun Wang, Jennifer Houghton, Andrew W. Jackson (2018), Forming perchlorates on Mars through plasma chemistry during dust events, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, https://authors.elsevier.com/a/1XulC,Ig4DCKf
Kong F. J., M. P. Zheng, Bin Hu, Alian Wang, N.Ma, P.Sobron (2018), DaLangTan Saline Playa in a Hyperarid Region on Tibet Plateau-I: Evolution and Environments, Astrobiology, https://www.liebertpub.com/doi/10.1089/ast.2018.1830
Wang Alian, Pa. Sobron, M. P. Zheng, F. J. Kong, Y. Y. S. Zhao, (2018), DaLangTan Saline Playa in a Hyperarid Region on Tibet Plateau-II: Preservation of Salts with high Hydration Degrees in Subsurface, Astrobiology, https://www.liebertpub.com/doi/full/10.1089/ast.2018.1829
Sobron P., Alian Wang, D. Meyer, M. P. Zheng, F. J. Kong (2018), DaLangTan Saline Playa in a Hyperarid Region on Tibet Plateau-III: Correlated Multiscale Surface Mineralogy and Geochemistry Survey, Astrobiology, https://www.liebertpub.com/doi/full/10.1089/ast.2017.1777
Chou I-Ming, Alian Wang (2017), Application of laser Raman micro-analyses to Earth and Planetary Materials, Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, V145, 309-333.
Fu X. H., Alian Wang, M. J. Krawczynski (2017), Characterizing amorphous silicates in extraterrestrial materials I: polymerization effects on spectral features of silicate glasses, JGR-Planet. https://doi.org/10.1002/2016JE005241
Alian Wang, B. Jolliff, Y. Liu, K. Connor, (2016), Setting Constraints on the Nature and Origin of the two Major Hydrous Sulfates on Mars, kieserite and polyhydrated sulfate, JGR-Planet doi: 10.1002/2015JE00488
Wu, Z. C. Alian Wang, Z. C. Ling (2016), Spectroscopic Study of Perchlorates and Other Oxygen Chlorides in a Martian Environmental Chamber, EPSL, 452, 123-132.
W. H. Farrand, J. R. Johnson, M. S. Rice, Alian Wang, J. F. Bell III, (2016), VNIR Multispectral Observations of Aqueous Alteration Materials by the Pancams on the Spirit and Opportunity Mars Exploration Rovers, American Mineralogists, Vol 101, 2005-2019