Mikhail Zolotov:

Publications on chemistry and fate of planetary volcanic gases

Journal publications and abstracts in chronological order

Zolotov M. Yu. (2018) Gas-solid interactions on Venus and other solar system bodies. Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry, 84, 351392. (reprint is available upon request)

Evans, L. G., Peplowski, P. N., McCubbin, F. M., McCoy, T. J., Nittler, L. R., Zolotov, M. Yu., Ebel, D. S., Lawrence, D. J., Starr, R. D., Weider, S. Z., and Solomon, S. C. (2015) Chlorine on the surface of Mercury: MESSENGER gamma-ray measurements and implications for the planet's formation and evolution. Icarus, 257, 417427.

Zolotov, M. Yu. (2015) Solid Surface - Atmosphere Interactions. Treatise on Geophysics, Second edition, Schubert G. (ed.), vol. 10, Physics of Terrestrial Planets and Moons, pp. 411427. (the chapter is available upon an e-mail request)

Zolotov, M. Yu., Sprague, A., Hauck, S, II, Nittler, L., Solomon, S., and Weider, S. (2013) The redox state, FeO content, and origin of sulfur-rich magmas on Mercury. J. Geophysical Research: Planets, 118, 138-146, doi:10.1029/2012JE004274. pdf

Zolotov, M. Yu. (2011) On the Chemistry of Mantle and Magmatic Volatiles on Mercury. Icarus, 212, 24-41. pdf

Zolotov, M. Yu. (2010) Chemistry of Magmatic Volatiles and Explosive Volcanism on Mercury. XXXXI Lunar and Planet. Sci. [CD-ROM], abstract 1246. pdf

Zolotov, M. Yu., and Mironenko, M. V. (2007) Timing of Acid Weathering on Mars: A Kinetic-Thermodynamic Assessment, J. Geophysical Research [Planets] 112, E07006, doi:10.1029/2006JE002882. pdf

Zolotov, M. Yu. (2007) Atmosphere-Surface Interactions. Schubert G. (ed.), Treatise on Geophysics. Volume 10, pp. 349-370, Oxford: Elsevier Ltd. doi:10.1016/B978-044452748-6/00181-4. (reprint is available upon request)

Zolotov, M. Yu. (2007) Origin of Acid Fluids on Mars: Impacts vs. Volcanism, XXXVIII Lunar and Planet. Sci., [CD-ROM], abstract 1343. pdf

Kargel, J. S., Carlson,R. W., Davies, A.G., Fegley, B., Gillespie, A., Greeley, R., Howell, R. R. Jessup, K. L., Kamp, L., Keszthelyi, L. P., Lopes,R. M., MacIntyre, T.J., Marchis, F., McEwen, A. S., Milazzo, M., Perry, J., Radebaugh, J., Schaefer, L., Schmerr, N., Smythe, D. W., Spencer, J. R., Williams, D. A., Zhang, J., and Zolotov, M. Yu. (2003) Extreme Volcanism on Io: Latest Insights at the End of Galileo Era, Eos, Transactions, Amer. Geophysical Union, 84, No. 33, 113, 318.

Zolotov, M. Yu. (2003) Martian Volcanic Gases: Are they Terrestrial-like? XXXIV Lunar and Planet. Sci., [CD-ROM], abstract 1795. pdf

Moses J. I., Zolotov, M. Yu., and Fegley, B., Jr. (2002) Alkali and Chlorine Photochemistry in a Volcanically Driven Atmosphere on Io. Icarus 156, 107-135. pdf

Moses J. I., Zolotov, M. Yu., and Fegley, B., Jr. (2002) Photochemistry of a Volcanically Driven Atmosphere on Io: Sulfur and Oxygen Species from a Pele-type Eruption. Icarus 156, 76-106. pdf

Zolotov, M. Yu., and Matsui, T. (2002) Chemical Models for Volcanic Gases on Venus, XXXIII Lunar and Planet. Sci., [CD-ROM], abstract 1433. pdf

Schmitt, B., Zolotov, M., Moses, J., Fegley, B., and Rodrigues, S. (2001) Chlorine Compounds on Io: Volcanic/Atmospheric Chemistry and Surface Spectroscopy. Jupiter - The Planet, Satellites and Magnetosphere.

Zolotov, M. Yu., and Fegley, B., Jr. (2001) Chemistry and Vent Pressures of Very High-Temperature Gases Emitted from Pele volcano on Io. XXXII Lunar and Planet. Sci., [CD-ROM], abstract 1474. pdf

Fegley, B., Jr., and Zolotov, M. Yu. (2000) Chemistry of Sodium, Potassium and Chlorine in Volcanic Gases on Io. Icarus 148, 193-210. pdf

Shock, E. L., Amend J. P., and Zolotov, M. Y. (2000) The Early Earth vs. the Origin of Life. In Origin of the Earth and Moon (R. Canup and K. Righter, Eds.), pp. 527-543, Univ. of Arizona Press, Tucson.

Zolotov, M. Yu., and Fegley, B., Jr. (2000) Eruption Conditions of Pele Volcano on Io Inferred from Chemistry of its Volcanic Plume. Geophysical Research Letters 27, 2789-2792. pdf

Zolotov, M. Yu., and Shock, E. L. (2000) An Abiotic Origin for Hydrocarbons in the Allan Hills 84001 Martian Meteorite Through Cooling of Magmatic and Impact-Generated Gases. Meteoritics and Planetary Science 35, 629-638. pdf

Zolotov, M. Yu., and Shock, E. L. (2000) A Thermodynamic Assessment of the Potential Synthesis of Condensed Hydrocarbons During Cooling and Dilution of Volcanic Gases. Journal of Geophysical Research, [Solid Earth] 105, 539-559.

Moses, J. I., Zolotov, M. Yu., and Fegley, B., Jr. (2000) Photochemistry of a Volcanically Driven Atmosphere on Io. American Astronomical Society, DPS meeting #32, #35.04 text

Fegley, B., Jr., and Zolotov, M. Yu. (2000) Carbon Chemistry of Volcanic Gases on Io. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, 35, suppl., A52. pdf

Moses, J. I., Zolotov, M. Yu., and Fegley, B., Jr. (2000) Photochemistry Near an Active Volcanic Plume on Io. Eos Trans. AGU, 81, No. 19, S290.

Zolotov, M. Yu., Amend, J., and Shock, E. L. (2000) Abiotic Synthesis of Amino Acids in Planetary Volcanic Gases: Thermodynamic Assessment. First Astrobiology Science Conference, April 3-5, 2000, NASA Ames Research Center, 165.

Zolotov, M. Yu., and Fegley, B., Jr. (2000) Eruption Conditions of Pele Volcano on Io Inferred from Chemistry of its Volcanic Plume. XXXI Lunar and Planet. Sci., [CD-ROM], abstract 2098. pdf

Zolotov, M. Yu., and Fegley, B., Jr. (2000) Volcanic Degassing of Hydrogen Compounds on Io. XXXI Lunar and Planet. Sci., [CD-ROM], abstract 1186. pdf

Zolotov, M. Yu., and Fegley, B., Jr. (1999) The Oxidation State of Volcanic Gases and Interior of Io. Icarus 141, 40-52. pdf

Zolotov, M., and Shock, E. (1999) Abiotic Synthesis of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons on Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research, [Planets] 104, 14033-14049.

Fegley, B., and Zolotov, M. Yu. (1999) Degassing and Condensation of Na-, K-, and Cl-bearing Compounds Emitted from High-Temperature Lava on Io. Eos Trans. AGU, 80, No. 46, F625.

Zolotov, M. Yu., and Shock, E. L. (1999) Speciation of Nitrogen Compounds in Planetary Volcanic Gases. XXX Lunar and Planet. Sci., [CD-ROM], abstract 1895. pdf

Zolotov, M. Yu., and Shock, E. L. (1999) Abiotic Origin for PAHs and Aliphatic Hydrocarbons in ALH84001 and Nakhla Martian Meteorites: Synthesis in Trapped Magmatic and/or Impact Gases. XXX Lunar and Planet. Sci., [CD-ROM], abstract 1879. pdf

Zolotov, M. Yu., and Fegley, B., Jr. (1999) Oxidation State of Volcanic Gases on Io. XXX Lunar and Planet. Sci., [CD-ROM], abstract 1132. pdf

Zolotov, M. Yu., and Fegley, B., Jr. (1998) Volcanic Origin of Disulfur Monoxide (S2O) on Io. Icarus 133, 293-297. pdf

Zolotov, M. Yu., and Fegley, B., Jr. (1998) Volcanic Production of Sulfur Monoxide (SO) on Io. Icarus 132, 431-434. pdf

Zolotov, M. Yu., and Shock, E. L. (1998) Metastable Hydrocarbon Condensates of Volcanic Gases: Thermodynamic Constraints on Abiotic Synthesis. Eos Trans. AGU, 79, No. 45, F967.

Zolotov, M. Yu., and Shock, E. L. (1998) Volcanic Gases: Synthesis of Organic Compounds on the Present and Early Earth. In Origin of the Earth and Moon, LPI Contrib. No. 957, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, 57.

Zolotov, M. Yu. (1996) A Model for the Climatic Changes of the Venus Atmosphere During the Last 500 Million Years. Annales Geophysicae, Vol. 14, Suppl. III, C802.

Zolotov, M. Yu. (1992) A Model of the Physico-Chemical Evolution of the Venus Atmosphere as a Result of Volcanic CO2 Degassing. XXIII Lunar and Planet. Sci., 1589-1590. pdf

Volkov, V. P., Zolotov, M. Yu., and Khodakovsky, I. L. (1986) Lithospheric-Atmospheric Interaction on Venus. In Chemistry and Physics of Terrestrial Planets, (S. Saxena, Ed.), Springer-Verlag, New York, e.a., 136-190.

Zolotov, M. Yu., and Khodakovsky, I. L. (1985) Composition of Volcanic Gases on Venus. XVI Lunar and Planet. Sci., 944-945. pdf