Patterned mineral deposits on Earth and Mars
Anthony J. Park
Sienna Geodynamics and Consulting, Inc.
Computational Science Research Center (CSRC), San Diego State University
Well-exposed Jurassic Navajo Sandstone iron oxide concretions preserve important diagenetic records of groundwater flow and water–rock interactions. Field relationships, precipitation patterns, and geometries of the Navajo concretions provide the basis for input parameters in numerical computer simulations and...