Lunar Studies 1969-1977

lunar studies

Publications are by Farouk El-Baz only unless indicated by ( ).
* Asterisks signify books.

13. Classification of Lunar Rilles. (Abstract) Geol. Soc. Amer., Spec. Pap. No. 121, p. 88. (1969)

14. Characteristics of the Apollo Lunar Landing Sites. (Abstract) Trans. Amer. Geophys. Union, Vol. 50, No. 11, p. 637. (1969)

15. Aerial Coverage: Analysis of Apollo 8 Photography and Visual Observations. (J. H. Sasser and F. El-Baz). NASA Spec. Pub. No. SP-201. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., p. 9. (1969)

16. Crater Characteristics: Analysis of Apollo 8 Photography and Visual Observations. NASA Spec. Pub. No. SP-201. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., p. 21-29. (1969)

17. Possible Volcanic Features — Landforms: Analysis of Apollo 8 Photography and Visual Observations. NASA Spec. Pub. No. SP-201. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., p. 32-33. (1969)

18. Geology of Lunar Landing Sites. Space Science Seminar Announcement. George C. Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, Alabama, October 1969, p. 4. (1969)

19. Lunar Igneous Intrusions. Science, Vol. 167, No. 3914, p. 49-50. (1969); Also in: NASA SP-232, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., p. 29-31. (1971)

20. * The Moon as Viewed by Lunar Orbiter. (L. J. Kosofsky and F. El-Baz). NASA Spec. Pub. No. SP-200. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 152 p. (1970)

21. Memorial to Raid Abdel-Megid Higazy. (F. El-Baz and M. A. Gheith) Amer. Miner., Vol. 55, Nos. 3-4, p. 569-673. (1970)

22. Apollo Landing Sites. (D. A. Beattie and F. El-Baz) Military Engineer, Vol. 62, No. 410, p. 370-376. (1970)

23. Lunar Surface Flows. In: Symposium on Meteorite Impact and Volcanism. Lunar Science Institute, Houston, Texas. (1970)

24. * Glossary of Mining Geology: In English, Spanish, French and German. (With G. C. Amstutz and others). Ferdinand Enke Verlag, Stuttgart, Germany, 196 p. (1970)

25. Geology of the Moon: A Stratigraphic View, by Thomas A. Mutch. (Book Review) Amer. Jour. Science, Vol. 270, No. 3, p. 255-256. (1971)

26. Volcanic Features in the Farside Highlands: Part A, Orbital Science Photography. In: Apollo 14 Preliminary Science Report. NASA Spec. Pub. No. SP-272. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., p. 266-274. (1971)

27. Hycon Photography of the Central Highlands: Part C, Orbital Science Photography. (F. El-Baz and J. W. Head, III). In: Apollo 14 Preliminary Science Report. NASA Spec. Pub. No. SP-272. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., p. 283-290. (1971)

28. Geologic Maps of the Apennine-Hadley Region of the Moon: Apollo 15 Pre-Mission Maps. (M. H. Carr, K. A. Howard, and F. El-Baz). Geologic Atlas of the Moon, Map I-723, U.S. Geological Survey, Washington, D.C. (1971)

29. Mechanisms of Lunar Crater Formation. (Abstract) Meteoritical Society, Ann. Meet., August, 1971, Tubingen, Germany. Meteoritics, Vol. 6, No. 4, p. 264-265. (1971)

30. Al-Hadida and Um-Hadid Meteorites, Saudi Arabia. (F. El-Baz and A. El Goresy; Abstract). Meteoritical Society, Ann. Meet., August, 1971, Tugingen, Germany. Meteoritics, Vol. 6, No. 4, p. 265-266. (1971)

31. Volcanic Features in the Lunar Terra. Joint Session of the International Association of Planetology and the International Association of Volcanology; International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics. Ann. Meet., August, 1971 Moscow, U.S.S.R. (1971)

32. Significant Results of Orbital Photography and Visual Observations of Apollo 14. (S. A. Roosa and F. El-Baz). Geological Society of America, Ann. Meet., November 1971, Washington, D.C. Abstracts with Program, p. 687-688. (1971)

33. Apollo 15 in Lunar Orbit: Significance of Visual Observations and Photography. (A. M. Worden and F. El-Baz). Geological Society of America, Ann. Meet., November, 1971, Washington, D.C. Abstracts with Program, p. 757-758. (1971). Also in: The Moon, Vol. 4, Nos. 3/4, p. 535. (1972)

34. Light Colored Swirls in the Lunar Maria. Trans. Amer. Geophys. Union, Vol. 52, No. 11, p. 856. (1971). Also in: The Moon, Vol. 4, Nos. 3/4, p. 531. (1972)

35. Visual Observations from Lunar Orbit. (F. El-Baz and A. W. Worden). In: Apollo 15 Preliminary Science Report. NASA SP-289. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., p. 25-1 to 25-25. (1972)

36. Surface Disturbances at the Apollo 15 Landing Site. (N. W. Hinners and F. El-Baz). In: Apollo 15 Preliminary Science Report. NASA SP-289. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., p. 25-50 to 25-53. (1972)

37. The Cinder Field of the Taurus Mountains. In: Apollo 15 Preliminary Science Report. NASA SP-289. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., p. 25-66 to 25-71. (1972)

38. Earth-Moon System. Geotimes. Vol. 17, No. 1, p. 12-13. (1972)

39. Geologic Conclusions from Apollo 15 Photography. Lunar Science-III, C. Watkins, Editor, Lunar Science Institute, Houston, Texas, Contr. No. 88, p. 214-216. (1972)

40. Apollo 14 in Lunar Orbit. (F. El-Baz and S. A. Roosa). Lunar Science-III, C. Watkins, Editor, Lunar Science Institute, Houston, Texas, Contr. No. 88, p. 217-218. (1972)

41. Apollo 15 Observations. (F. El-Baz, A. M. Worden, and V. D. Brand). Lunar Science-III, C. Watkins, Editor, Lunar Science Institute, Houston, Texas, Contr. No. 88, p. 219-220. (1972)

42. Orbital Photography and Visual Observations on Apollo 15. Committee on Space Research (COSPAR), Fifteenth Planetary Meeting, 10-24 May 1972, Madrid, Spain. Program/Abstracts, Paper K. 11, p. 243. (1972)

43. New Geological Findings in Apollo 15 Lunar Orbital Photography. Proceedings of the Third Lunar Science Conference. (Supplement 3, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta). Vol. 1, MIT Press, p. 39-61. (1972)

44. Significant Results from Apollo 14 Lunar Orbital Photography. (F. El-Baz and S.A. Roosa). Proceedings of the Third Lunar Science Conference. (Supplement 3, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta). Vol. 1, MIT Press, p. 63-83. (1972)

45. Astronaut Observations from Lunar Orbit and Their Geologic Significance. (F. El-Baz, A. M. Worden and V. D. Brand). Proceedings of the Third Lunar Science Conference. (Supplement 3, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta). Vol. 1, MIT Press, p. 85-104. (1972)

46. Geological and Geochemical Findings on Apollo 15 and 16. The Moon I – Apollo 15 and 16 Results, Section 15, Planetology. Program, 24th International Geological Congress, Montreal, Canada, p. 159. (1972)

47. Lunar Terra Volcanism. Symposium 115: New Approaches to Planetological Problems. International Association of Planetology. Program, 24th International Geological Congress, Montreal, Canada, p. 183. (1972)

48. Apollo End is No Joy. “Today in Space,” Today, Florida, October 8, p. 3E. (1972)

49. Where on the Moon? An Apollo Systems Engineering Problem. J. O. Cappellari, Jr., Editor. Bell System Technical Journal. Vol. 51, No. 5, p. 955-1127. (1972)

50. Post-Apollo Lunar Science. Contributions to “Report of a Study by the Lunar Science Institute,” Houston, Texas. (1972)

51. Astrogeology. A Special Issue: Earth Science in 1972. Geotimes. Vol. 18, No. 1, p. 16-17 and 34. (1973)

52. Observations and Impressions from Lunar Orbit. (T. K. Mattingly, F. El-Baz, and R. A. Laidley). Apollo 16 Preliminary Science Report. NASA SP-315, Chapter 28, p. 28-1 to 28-16. (1973)

53. Discovery of Two Lunar Features. Apollo 16 Preliminary Science Report. NASA SP-315, Chapter 29, Part H, p. 29-33 to 29-38. (1973)

54. King Crater and Its Environs. Apollo 16 Preliminary Science Report. NASA SP-315, Chapter 29, Part M, p. 29-62 to 29-70. (1973)

55. The Alhazen to Abul Wafa Swirl Belt: An Extensive Field of Light-Colored Sinuous Markings. Apollo 16 Preliminary Science Report. NASA SP-315, Chapter 29, Part T, p. 29-93 to 29-97. (1973)

56. Apollo 16 and 17 Lunar Orbital Photography. In: “Lunar Science IV,” J. W. Chamberlain and C. Watkins, Editors. Lunar Science Institute, Houston, Texas, p. 215-216. (1973)

57. The Lunar Dark Mantle: Its Distribution and Geologic Significance. In: “Lunar Science IV,” J. W. Chamberlain and C. Watkins, Editors. Lunar Science Institute, Houston, Texas, p. 217-218. (1973)

58. Visual Observations from Lunar Orbit on Apollo 17. (R. E. Evans and F. El-Baz). In: “Lunar Science VI,” J. W. Chamberlain and C. Watkins, Editors. Lunar Science Institute, Houston, Texas, p. 231-232. (1973)

59. Impressions of the Lunar Highlands from the Apollo 16 Command Module. (T. K. Mattingly and F. El-Baz). In: “Lunar Science IV,” J. W. Chamberlain and C. Watkins, Editors. Lunar Science Institute, Houston, Texas, p. 513-514. (1973)

60. Apollo Lunar Explorations Uncover Secrets of Earth Geology. Elements (Dames & Moore), Vol. 2, No. 2, p. 3-9. (1973)

61. The Later History of the Moon. (Abstract) Annual Meeting of the Committee on Space Research (COSPAR), Konstanz, Germany. (1973)

62. Geologic Significance of Observations from Orbit on Apollo 17. (R. E. Evans and F. El-Baz; Abstract). Annual Meetings of the Committee on Space Research (COSPAR), Konstanz, Germany. (1973)

63. Apollo Lunar Site Selection. Sigma Xi Lecture. University of Indiana, Bloomington, Indiana. (1973)

64. Al-Khwarizmi: A New Found Basin on the Lunar Far Side. Science, Vol. 180, No. 4091, p. 1173-1176. (1973)

65. The Moon: International Astronomical Union Symposium. Edited by S. K. Runcorn and H. C. Urey, D. Reidel, Holland, 1972. (Book Review) Icarus, Vol. 19, No. 4, p. 614-615. (1973)

66. Radar Description of Lunar Surface Features. (S. H. Ward, F. El-Baz, T. A. Maxwell, W. J. Peeples, and W. R. Sill; Abstract). Geol. Soc. Amer., Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 5, No 7, p. 855. (1973)

67. Orbital Observations of the Lunar Highlands on Apollo 16 and Their Interpretation. (T. K. Mattingly and F. El-Baz). Proceedings of the Fourth Lunar Science Conference. (Supplement 4, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta). Vol. 1, MIT Press, p. 49-56. (1973)

68. Observations of Mare Serenitatis from Lunar Orbit and Their Interpretation. (F. El-Baz and R. E. Evans). Proceedings of the Fourth Lunar Science Conference. (Supplement 4, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta). Vol. 1, MIT Press, p. 139-147. (1973)

69. Astrogeology. A Special Issue on Earth Science: The View from ’74. Geotimes. Vol. 19, No. 1, p. 14-16. (1974)

70. The New Moon. Invited Paper in “The Emerging Protrait of the Planets”: American Association for the Advancement of Science. 140th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California. Program, p. 26. (1974)

71. Geological Observations from Lunar Orbit. (R. E. Evan and F. El-Baz). Apollo 17 Preliminary Science Report. NASA SP-330, Chapter 28, p. 28-1 to 28-32. (1974)

72. “D-Caldera”: New Photography of a Unique Feature. Apollo 17 Preliminary Science Report. NASA-SP-330, Chapter 30, Part D, p. 30-13 to 30-17. (1974)

73. Aitken Crater and Its Environs. Apollo 17 Preliminary Science Report. NASA Sp-330, Chapter 33, Part B, p. 32-8 to 32-12. (1974)

74. A Possible History of the Moon and the Evolution of its Surface. In: NASM Center Set Up to Study Apollo Data, by R. Friedman. Smithsonian Institution. Research Reports, Number 8, p. 5 and 8. (1974)

75. Surface Geology of the Moon. Annual Reviews of Astronomy and Astrophysics. Vol. 12, p. 135-165. (1974)

76. The Moon: Its Past Development and Present Behavior, by J. H. Tatsch, Tatsch Associations, Sudbury, Massachusetts. (Book Review) Geotimes, Vol. 19, No. 12, p. 34. (1974)

77. Correlations of Data on the East Side of the Moon. (F. El-Baz and D. E. Wilhelms). In: “Lunar Science VI,” Lunar Science Institute, Houston, Texas, p. 239-241. (1975)

78. Sinuous Rilles of the Harbinger Mountains Region of the Moon. (P.L. Strain and F. El-Baz). In: “Lunar Science VI,” Lunar Science Institute, Houston, Texas, p. 786-788. (1975)

79. Orbital Photographs of the Moon — Why We Need More. In: “Lunar Science VI,” Supl. Abst. Sixth Lunar Science Conf., Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland. X-682-75-46, p. 5-6. (1975)

80. Taqdeem (Introduction in Arabic). Matha bad Al-Qamar (what after the Moon). Authorized edition of selections from Aeronautics and Space Report of the President, 1972, by S. Galal, Franklin Association, Cairo, Egypt, p. 9-11. (1975)

81. Remote Sensing as a Tool for Development. (F. El-Baz and D. A. Mitchell). Islamic Solidarity Conference on Science and Technology, Univ. of Riyadh, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Vol. II. Industry and its Problems in the Muslim World, Paper 16, p. 1-11. (1975)

82. Stratigraphy of the Moon. (Abstract) Discussion Meeting: The Moon – A New Appraisal from Space Missions and Laboratory Analyses. The Royal Society, London. 9-12 June 1975, Abstracts of papers, p. 22. (1975)

83. Distribution, Morphology, and Origin of Ridges and Arches in Mare Serenitatis. (T. A. Maxwell, F. El-Baz, and S. H. Ward). Geol. Soc. Amer. Bull., Vol. 86, No. 9, p. 1273-1278. (1975)

84. The Moon After Apollo. Icarus. Vol. 25, No. 4, p. 495-537. (1975)

85. Photogeological, Geophysical, and Geochemical Data on the East Side of the Moon. (F. El-Baz and D. E. Wilhelms). Proc. of the Sixth Lunar Science Conference. (Supplement 6, Geochim. et Cosmochim. Acta). Vol. 3, MIT Press, p. 2721-2738. (1975)

86. Terrestrial Sand Patterns Photographed by the Apollo-Soyuz Mission and Similar Features on Mars. In: Lunar Science VII, Lunar Science Institute, Houston, Texas, p. 236-238 (1976)

87. Haldane — A Multi-Ringed Lunar Caldera in Mare Smythii. (R. W. Wolfe and F. El-Baz). In: Lunar Science VII, Lunar Science Institute, Houston, Texas, p. 947-949 (1976)

88. Earth Observations and Photography: Experiment MA-136. (F. El-Baz and D. A. Mitchell). Apollo-Soyuz Test Project Preliminary Science Report. NASA, Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas, TMX-58173, p. 10-1 to 10-64. (1976)

89. Harvest of Apollo Science. Journal of Aerospace Education. National Aeronautics Assoc., Washington, D.C., February 1976, p. 30-31. Also in: Action and Reaction, New York, Vol. VII, No. 13, May 10, 1976, p. 6; The News Circle, August 1976, p. 5. (1976); Education, Qatar National Commission for Education, Culture and Science, Vol. 19, February 1977, p. 10-11; Al-Nataig Al-Elmiya le Rahalat Apollo Al-Qamariya (in Arabic). Manar Al-Islam, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E., Vol. 1, January 1976, p. 82-90; Also in Arabic: Al-Tarbiya (Education), Doha, Qatar, Vol. 19, February 1977, p. 45-47; and in Al-Elm (Science) Cairo, Egypt, Vol. 13, March 1977, p. 30-34; and as La recolteĀ“ “Apollo” sur la Lune (in French), Journal D’Egypt, 6 Fevrier 1977, p. 4 & 6 (1977)

90. Named Lunar Craters. (F. El-Baz and A. R. Adams). List of Lunar Crater Names Approved by the International Astronomical Union, IAU XVI General Assembly, Grenoble, France, 27 p. (1976)

91. Photogeology of the Multi-Ringed Crater Haldane in Mare Smythii. (R. W. Wolfe and F. El-Baz). Proc. of the Seventh Lunar Science Conference. (Supplement 7, Geochim. et Cosmochim. Acta). Vol. 3, MIT Press, p. 2903-2912. (1976)

92. Evolution of the Lunar Crust: The Stratigraphic Approach. (Abstract) In: Chemical Evolution-Comparative Planetology. College Park Colloquim, September 29 – October 1, 1976, Laboratory of Chemical Evolution, University of Maryland, p. 21. (1976)

93. Khibrati Al-Elmiya Wal-Raohiya fi Rahlat Al-Fada (My Scientific and Personal Experience in Spaceflight; in Arabic, James Irwin and F. El-Baz). Lectures of the Cultural Season 1974-1975. Ministry of Information, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E., p. 53-69. (1976)

94. Skylab Above Earth. (Abstract) The Smithsonian Associate. November, 1976, Vol. 5, No. 3, p. 8. (1976)

95. Dirasat Al-Ard min Al-Fada (Study of the Earth from Space; in Arabic). From the Fruits of Thought, The First Cultural Season — 1975, Qatar National Press, Doha, Qatar, p. 85-97. (1976)

96. Al-Ubour Ela Hatha Al-Fada (Crossing into Space; in Arabic). October magazine, Cairo, Egypt. Vol. 1, No. 6, 5 December 1976, p. 44-48. (1976)

97. Risala (A Message; in Arabic). Introduction to Al-Shabab ela Ayn (Youth Journey) by H. Tantawi, Dar El-Shab Press, Cairo, Egypt, p. 11-14. (1977)

98. Space Geology: An Introduction; by Elbert A. King, John Wiley, New York, 1976 (Book Review). EOS; Trans. Amer. Geophys. Union, Vol. 58, No. 3, p. 133. (1977)

99. Mare Stratigraphy of Southeastern Serenitatis. (T. A. Maxwell and F. El-Baz). In: Lunar Science VIII, Lunar Science Institute, Houston, Texas, p. 631-633. (1977)

100. Analysis of Low Altitude X-Ray Fluorescence Data fom Mare Crisium and Mare Smythii. (T. A. Maxwell, P. L. Strain, and F. El-Baz). In: Lunar Science VIII, Lunar Science Institute, Houston, Texas, p. 634-636. (1977)

101. Dune Migration on Earth and Mars. Internet Reports, No. 75. Internet, Concord, Massachusetts, p. 2. (1977)

102. Geologic Map of the East Side of the Moon. (D. E. Wilhelms and F. El-Baz). Map I-948, U.S. Geological Survey, Washington, D.C. (1977)

103. Lunar Stratigraphy. In: The Moon – A New Appraisal from Space Missions and Laboratory Analyses. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, London. A 285, p. 549-553. (1977)

104. Topography of Sinuous Rilles in the Harbinger Mountains Region of the Moon. (P. L. Strain and F. El-Baz). The Moon. Vol. 16, No. 2, p. 221-229. (1977)

105. NASA-Lunar Polar Orbiter. Witness Testimony Before the Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, House of Representatives, 95th Congress, First Session. Department of Housing and Urban Development – Independent Agencies Appropriations for 1978. Part 7, p. 289-291. (1977)

106. Expanding Desert Creates Grim Beauty but also Threatens Crucial Cropland. Smithsonian, Vol. 8, No. 3, June 1977, p. 34-41. (1977). Also in Arabic: Al Majal, USIA, Vol. 83, February 1978, p. 16-18. (1978)

107. Onslaught on the Nile: Shifting Dunes Threaten Egypt’s Breadbasket. The UNESCO Courier, July, 1977, p. 23-24 and 33. (1977), Also in French, Spanish, Russian, German, Arabic, Japanese, Italian, Hindi, Tamil, Hebrew, Persian, Dutch, Portuguese, Turkish, and Urdu. (1977)

108. * Al-Fada wa Mustaqbal Al-Insan (Spaceflight and Man’s Destiny; in Arabic). Dar Al-Maaref Press, Cairo, Egypt, ISBN: 3-986-246-977, 66 p. (1977)

109. Sources of Highland Material in Mare Crisium Regolith. (T. A. Maxwell and F. El-Baz). Conference on Luna 24, Lunar Science Institute, Houston, Texas, p. 110-113. (1977)

110. The Crisium Basin and Adjacent Terra. (D. E. Wilhelms and F. El-Baz). Conference on Luna 24, Lunar Science Institute, Houston, Texas, p. 200-203. (1977)

111. The Man in the Moon Remembers: Film Script. (F. El-Baz and A. D. Sandstrom). Film prepared for the Smithsonian Institution by Animation Arts Associated, Inc., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (1977)

112. Mare Crisium: Compositional Inferences from Low Altitude X-Ray Fluorescence Data. (T. A. Maxwell, P. L. Strain, and F. El-Baz). Proc. Lunar Sci. Conf. 8th, Pergamon Press, New York, p. 933-944. (1977)

113. * Astronaut Observations from the Apollo-Soyuz Mission. Smithsonian Studies in Air and Space, Number 1. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D.C., 400 p. (1977)