Forthcoming Articles

Forthcoming Articles

Explore the ORE of Planetary Science articles in progress, organized by subfield (note that articles may appear under more than one category). Projected publication dates are provided for articles in production. When available, linked titles will take you to an advance summary of the article.

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History of Ideas about Planets and Planetary Systems

Venus in Mesoamerica: Rain, Maize, Warfare, and Sacrifice (Ivan Šprajc), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2018
The Planets in Aboriginal Australia (Duane W. Hamacher, Kirsten Banks), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2018

Planetary Atmospheres and Oceans

Atmospheric Circulation on Venus (Masaru Yamamoto), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2018
Atmospheric Electricity in the Solar System (Karen Aplin, Georg Fischer), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2018
Clouds in the Martian Atmosphere (Anni Määttänen, Franck Montmessin)
Tectonism of Mercury (Paul K. Byrne)

Planetary Chemistry & Cosmochemistry

Noble Gases (Mario Trieloff), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2018
Extraterrestrial Resources (V.V. Shevchenko)

Planetary Interiors

Planetary Magnetic Fields (Ulrich R. Christensen)

Planetary Ionospheres and Magnetospheres

Martian Ionospheric Observation and Modelling (Francisco González-Galindo)
The Magnetosphere of Uranus (Xin Cao, Carol Paty)

Planetary Science Policy and Planning

Use of Outer Space for Peaceful Purposes (Martina Smuclerova), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2018
Space and Planetary Resources (Angel Abbud-Madrid)

Planetary Surfaces

Small Bodies

Exoplanets: Atmospheres of Hot Jupiters (Dmitry V. Bisikalo, Pavel V. Kaygorodov, Valery I. Shematovich)
Hot Planetary Coronas (Valery I. Shematovich, Dmitry V. Bisikalo)
Meteorites (Kun Wang, Randy Korotev)
Vesta and Ceres (Kevin Righter)
Comets (Leonid V. Ksanfomality), forthcoming Jul-Sep 2018

Space Law

Space Law and China (Fabio Tronchetti), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2018
Use of Outer Space for Peaceful Purposes (Martina Smuclerova), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2018
Austrian National Space Law (Cordula Steinkogler)
International Satellite Law (Frans von der Dunk)
Registration Convention (Anja Nakarada Pečujlić)
Registration of Space Objects (Bernhard Schmidt-Tedd)