Dr. Hoehler appointed to Europa Science Definition Team, selected as Astrobiology team lead

Dr. Tori Hoehler has been appointed to the science definition team for Europa mission studies, and will lead the astrobiology group within that team. The team will develop mission concepts for fly-by, orbiter, and lander missions to characterize the habitability of Europa. Dr. Jeff Moore of the Planetary Systems branch, who has been a part […]

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Dr. Hoehler delivers keynote lecture at ISSM 2011

Tori Hoehler (SSX) delivered a keynote lecture at the 2011 meeting of the International Society for Subsurface Microbiology. Hoehler’s lecture, entitled, “Energetic constraints on subsurface life: A case study of methanogenesis in serpentinizing systems” focused on constraining the habitability of subsurface environments through thermodynamic and bioenergetic models. The lecture focused on a case study developed […]

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