Desert Explorations 1978 – 1982

desert explorationsPublications are by Farouk El-Baz only unless indicated by ( ).
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114. Apollo-Soyuz Observations of Desert Environments. (Abstract) In: Abstracts for the Planetary Geology Field Conference on Aeolian Processes. R. Greeley and D. Black, Editors, NASA TM-78, 455, p. 57-58. (1978)

115. The Meaning of Desert Color in Earth Orbital Photographs. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, Vol. 44, No. 1, January 1978, p. 69-75. (1978)

116. * Apollo-Soyuz Observations of Desert Environments. (Abstract) In: Abstracts for the Planetary Geology Field Conference on Aeolian Processes. R. Greeley and D. Black, Editors, NASA TM-78, 455, p. 57-58. (1978)

117. Introduction. (H. Masursky, F. El-Baz, F. J. Doyle, and L. J. Kosofsky). In “Apollo Over the Moon: A View from Orbit.” NASA SP-362, p. 1-29. (1978)

118. Text accompanying photographs. In “Apollo Over the Moon: A View from Orbit” NASA SP-362, p. 33, 34, 35, 58, 89, 96, 108, 117, 118, 125, 149, 150, 151, 153,

154, 155, 208, 219a, 220, 221, 254, and 255. (1978)

119. Some Comparisons of Eolian Features on Earth and Mars. In: Lunar and Planetary Science IX. Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, Part 1, p. 285-287. (1978)

120. Thickness of Mare Flow Fronts. (A. W. Gifford and F. El-Baz). In: Lunar and Planetary Science IX. Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, Part 1, p. 382-384. (1978)

121. X-Ray Fluorescence Data for Maraldi and its Environs. (P. L. Strain, A. W. Gifford, and F. El-Baz). In Lunar and Planetary Science IX. Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, Part 2, p. 1122-1124. (1978)

122. Earth Orbital Photography by the Large Format Camera. (Abstract) Twelfth International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment, April 20-26, 1978, Manila, Philippines. Summaries, Environmental Research Institute of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, p. 71. (1978)

123. Rahalat Al-Fada wa ma Asdat Lil Insaniya (Space Missions and Their Benefits to Mankind; in Arabic). Al-Elm (Science). Academy of Scientific Research and Technology, Cairo, Egypt, Vol. 26, 1 April 1978, p. 30-35. (1978). Also in: Al-Magma Al-Misri Lil-Thaqafa Al-Elmia (The Egytian Association for Scientific Learning). 47th Season for 1977, Cairo, Egypt, p. 171-179. (1978)

124. Analogs of Martian Eolian Features in Southwestern Egypt. Paper Presented at the 21st Plenary Meeting of the Committee on Space Research (COSPAR), Paper D. 4.5 (Session D.4), Abstract, p. 263, Symposium on Planetary Surfaces and Atmospheres, Innsbruck, Austria, 29 May to 1 June 1978, p. 16. (1978)

125. The Western Desert of Egypt: Its Problems and Its Potentials. Abstracts, Cairo International Workshop — Applications of Science and Technology for Desert Development. Sponsored by the U.S. National Science Foundation; held at the American University in Cairo, Egypt, 9-15 September 1978, p. 44. (1978)

126. Monitoring the Desert Environment from Space. Abstracts, Cairo International Workshop — Applications of Science and Technology for Desert Development. Sponsored by the U.S. National Science Foundation; held at the American University in Cairo, Egypt, 9-15 September 1978, p. 44. (1978)

127. Monitoring the Deserts from Space. Abstracts, Second Symposium on the Geology of Libya, 16-21 September 1978. University of Al-Fateh, Tripoli, Libya, p. 26-27. (1978)

128. Earth Orbital Photography in the Shuttle Era. Abstracts with Programs, 91st Geological Society of America, Joint Annual Meeting, October 23-26, 1978, Toronto, Canada, p. 395-396. (1978)

129. Apollo-Soyuz Photographs of Arid Lands. (D. M. Warner and F. El-Baz). Abstracts with Programs, 91st Geological Society of America, Joint Annual Meeting, October 23-26, 1978, Toronto, Canada, p. 512. (1978)

130. The Nature of Rays and Sources of Highland Material in Mare Crisium. (T. A. Maxwell and F. El-Baz). In: Mare Crisium: The View from Luna 24. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, Supplement 9. Pergamon Press, New York, p. 89-103. (1978)

131. Earth Orbital Photography by the Large Format Camera. (F. El-Baz and R. J. Ondrejka). Proceedings of the Twelfth International Symosium on Remote Sensing of Environment, Volume 1. Environmental Research Institute of Michigan, Ann Arbor, p. 703-718. (1978); also as: Fotographia Orbital Terrestre con la Camera Cartoespecial. Semana de Intercambio Tecknologico Panama, Republica de Panama, p. 1-15. (1979)

132. A Stratigraphic Approach to the Evolution of the Lunar Crust. In: Comparative Planetology. C. Ponnamperuma, Editor, Academic Press, New York, p. 103-139. (1978)

133. Naming Moon’s Features Created ‘Ocean of Storms.’ (Illustrations by W. B. Park). Smithsonian Magazine, Vol. 9, No. 10, January 1979, p. 96-104. (1979)

134. Wind Erosion in Egypt’s Oweinat Mountain and Implications to Eolian Erosion on Mars. (Abstract) Second International Colloquium on Mars. NASA Conference Publication 2072, p. 26. (1979)

135. Clones of Martian Light and Dark-Colored Streaks in the Southwestern Desert of Egypt. (Abstract) Second International Colloquium on Mars. NASA Conference Publication 2072, p. 26. (1979)

136. Eolian Landforms in Southwestern Egypt: Implications for Surface Processes on Mars. (F. El-Baz and T. A. Maxwell). In: Lunar and Planetary Science X, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, Part 1, p. 349-351. (1979)

137. Fluvial Landforms in Southwestern Egypt: Implications for Surface Processes on Mars. (T. A. Maxwell and F. El-Baz). In: Lunar and Planetary Science X, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, Part 2, p. 786-788. (1979)

138. Topography of the Smythii Basin. (P. Strain and F. El-Baz). In: Lunar and Planetary Science X, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, Part 3, p. 1180-1182. (1979)

139. Analylsis of Craters on the Floor of Aitken. (A. S. Walker and F. El-Baz). In: Lunar and Planetary Science X, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, Part 3, p. 1271-1273. (1979)

140. Comparison of Desert Formations in Southwestern Egypt with Similar Features on Mars. (F. El-Baz and T. A. Maxwell). In: Lunar and Planetary Science X, Press Abstracts, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, p. 13-18. (1979)

141. Recent Space Missions Give Us a New View of Mars. Action, New York, Vol. C, No. 10, 12 March 1979, p. 1 and 8. Also in Arabic: Asharq Al Awsat (The Middle East), London, England, 11 Oct. 1979, p. 8. Also as: “The New Mars.” Interdisciplinary Science Reviews, Vol. 4, p. 315-317. (1979)

142. Shuttle Operations Explained. Arab News, Vol. IV, No. 235, 2 April 1979, Jedda, Saudi Arabia, p. 7; Also in Arabic: Kaifa Satatim Al-Rahalat Al-Makoukia. Asharq Al Awsat (The Middle East), London, England, 21-22 March 1979, p. 7. (1979)

143. Misr wa Makouk Al-Fada (Egypt and the Space Shuttle; in Arabic). Al-Majal, U.S. International Communications Agency, Washington, D.C., Issue No. 96, March 1979, p. 22-23. (1979)

144. Statistical Analysis of Craters in the Equatorial Belt of the Near Side of the Moon. (M. A. Abdel-Rahman, H. A. El-Etr, F. El-Baz, and A. H. Hamdan). The Fourth Conference on Statistics, Computer Science, and Social Research, 25-29 March 1979, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, p. 351-399. (1979)

145. * Egypt as Seen by Landsat. (Foreword by A. J. Calio of NASA, introductory text, and 65 color images with explanatory drawings — in English and Arabic). Dar El-Maaref Press, Cairo, Egypt, ISBN: 2-449-247-977. (1979)

146. Grain Size Characteristics of Eolian Deposits in Southwestern Egypt: Implications for the Surface of Mars. (T. A. Maxwell and F. El-Baz). Reports of Planetary Geology Program, 1978-1979, NASA Tech. Memo. 80339, June 1979, p. 227l-2278. (1979)

147. Comparison of Mariner 9 and Viking Imagery of the Cerberus Albedo Features. (A. L. Chaikin, F. El-Baz, and T. A. Maxwell). Reports of Planetary Geology Program, 1978-1979, NASA Tech. Memo. 80339, June 1979, p. 279-281. (1979)

148. Eolian Depositional Features in the Western Desert of Egypt: Comparison with Mars. (C. S. Breed, J. F. McCauley, M. J. Grolier, N. Witbeck, and F. El-Baz). Reports of Planetary Geology Program, 1978-1979, NASA Tech. Memo. 80339, June 1979, p. 282-285. (1979)

149. Pitted Rocks and Other Ventifacts in the Western Desert of Egypt. (J. F. McCauley, C. S. Breed, M. J. Grolier, and F. El-Baz). Reports of Planetary Geology Program, 1978-1979, NASA Tech. Memo. 80339, June 1979, p. 286-287. (1979)

150. Yardangs of the Western Desert of Egypt. (M. J. Grolier, J. F. McCauley, C. S. Breed, and F. El-Baz). Reports of Planetary Geology Program, 1978-1979, NASA Tech. Memo. 80339, June, 1979, p. 290-292. (1979)

151. Microscopic Characteristics of Quartz Sand from the Arid Environment of the Gilf Kebir, Southwest Egypt. (D. Prestel and F. El-Baz). Reports of Planetary Geology Program, 1978-1979, NASA Tech. Memo. 80339, June 1979, p. 293-295. (1979)

152. Wind Streaks in the Southwestern Desert of Egypt: Topographic Influences and Martian Analogies. (F. El-Baz and T. A. Maxwell). Reports of Planetary Geology Program, 1978-1979, NASA Tech. Memo. 80339, June 1979, p. 296-298. (1979)

153. The Wind Regime of the Western Desert of Egypt. (R. W. Wolfe and F. El-Baz). Reports of Planetary Geology Program, 1978-1979, NASA Tech. Memo. 80339, June 1979, p. 299-301. (1979)

154. Siwa Resort of Kings. (Article by F. El-Baz; Photographs by J. Feeney and F. El-Baz). Aramco World Magazine, Vol. 30, No. 4, July-August 1979, p. 30-35. (1979). Also in: The Middle East Times, Vol. III, No. 12, 16-23 March 1985, Nicosia, Cyprus, p. 8-9. (1985)

155. Apollo and the Scientific Harvest. In: Apollo – Ten Years Since Tranquillity Base. R. P. Hallion and T. D. Crouch, Editors. National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D.C., p. 34-47. (1979)

156. The Western Desert of Egypt, Its Problems and Potentials. In: Advances in Desert and Arid Land Technology and Development, Vol. 1, A. Bishay and W. G. McGinnies, Editors. Harwood Academic Publishers, London and New York, p. 67-84. (1979)

157. Monitoring the Desert Environment from Space. In: Advances in Desert and Arid Land Technology and Development, Vol. 1, A. Bishay and W. G. McGinnies, Editors. Harwood Academic Publishers, London and New York, p. 383-398. (1979)

158. Geology of the Lunar Farside Crater Necho. (A. W. Gifford, T. A. Maxwell, and F. El-Baz). The Moon and the Planets, Vol. 21, p. 25-42. (1979)

159. Scientific Exploration of the Moon. Interdisciplinary Science Reviews, Vol. 4, No. 3, p. 239-261. (1979)

160. Application of Remote Sensing to Understanding the Desert Environment. Seminar on Remote Sensing Applications and Technology Transfer for International Development. Environmental Research Institute of Michigan, 18-21 April 1979, Ann Arbor, Michigan, p. 26 (1979)

161. * Catalog of Earth Photographs from the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project. F. El-Baz, Editor. National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, D.C. NASA Technical Memorandum 58218, September 1979, 293 p. (1979)

162. Introduction. In: Catalog of Earth Photographs from the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project, F. El-Baz, Editor. NASA Technical Memorandum 58218, p. 1. (1979)

163. Geological Observations in Southwestern Egypt. (Abstract: F. El-Baz, B. Issawi, H. El-Etr, C. Breed, A. Dardir, T. Maxwell, J. McCauley, and M. Grolier). 5th Conference on African Geology, The Geological Society of Africa and The Geological Survey of Egypt, Cairo, Egypt. Abstracts, 6-15 October 1979, p. 25. (1979)

164. Sand Distribution in the Western Desert of Egypt. (Abstract: F. El-Baz, H. El-Etr, and C. Breed). 5th Conference on African Geology, the Geological Society of Africa and The Geological Survey of Egypt, Cairo, Egypt. Abstracts, 6-15 October 1979, p. 46. (1979)

165. Dirasat Al-Ard Min Al-Fada (Study of the Earth from Space; in Arabic). Abstract of lecture. Qatar University, Doha, Qatar. (1979)

166. Geological Constraints on Archaeological Sites in the Western Desert of Egypt. (Abstract: F. El-Baz and T. A. Maxwell). Abstracts with Programs, Annual Meetings (92nd), Geological Society of America, Boulder, Colorado, p. 420. (1979)

167. Chemical Diversity of the Lunar Highland Plains from Orbital X-Ray Data. (Abstract: C. G. Andre, T. A. Maxwell, F. El-Baz, and I. Adler). Conference on the Lunar Highlands Crust. Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, p. 1-2. (1979)

168. Distribution and Ages of Light-Colored Plains on the Moon. (Abstract: A. W. Gifford and F. El-Baz). Conference on the Lunar Highlands Crust. Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, p. 21-23. (1979)

169. Mineralogy and Morphology of the Coatings on Sand Grains from the Gilf Kebir, Southwest Egypt. (Abstract: D. J. Prestel, J. E. Wainwright and F. El-Baz). Transactions, American Geophysical Union. Vol. 60, No. 46, November 13, 1979, p. 872. (1979)

170. * Apollo-Soyuz Test Project Summary Science Report. Volume II: Earth Observations and Photography. (F. El-Baz and D. M. Warner, Editors). NASA SP-412, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, D.C., 692 p. (1979)

171. Summary of Significant Results. (F. El-Baz, D. M. Warner, and R. T. Giuli). In: Apollo-Soyuz Test Project Summary Science Report. NASA SP-412, Vol. II, p. 1-8. (1979)

172. Photolineaments in the ASTP Stereostrip of the Western Desert of Egypt. (H. A. El-Etr, A. R. Moustafa, and F. El-Baz). In: Apollo-Soyuz Test Project Summary Science Report. NASA SP-412, Vol. II, p. 97-105. (1979)

173. Utilization of ASTP Photographs in the Study of Small Structures in Abu Rawash and Wadi El-Natrun, Egypt. (H. A. El-Etr and F. El-Baz). In: Apollo-Soyuz Test Project Summary Science Report. NASA SP-412, Vol. II, p. 107-118. (1979)

174. Color Zoning in the Western Desert of Egypt. (F. El-Baz and H. A. El-Etr). In: Apollo-Soyuz Test Project Summary Science Report. NASA SP412, Vol. II, p. 203-217. (1979)

175. Orbital Observations of Sand Distribution in the Western Desert of Egypt. (A. W. Gifford, D. M. Warner, and F. El-Baz). In: Apollo-Soyuz Test Project Summary Science Report. NASA SP-412, Vol. II, p. 219-236. (1979)

176. Preliminary Analysis of Color Variations of Sand Deposits in the Western Desert of Egypt. (F. El-Baz, M. H. Slezak, and T. A. Maxwell). In: Apollo-Soyuz Test Project Summary Science Report. NASA SP-412, Vol. II, p. 237-262. (1979)

177. Temporal Changes as Depicted on Orbital Photographs of Arid Regions in North Africa. (M. H. Slezak and F. El-Baz). In: Apollo-Soyuz Test Project Summary Science Report. NASA SP-412, Vol. II, p. 263-272. (1979)

178. Color of Desert Surfaces in the Arabian Peninsula. In: Apollo-Soyuz Test Project Summary Science Report. NASA SP-412, Vol. II, p. 285-299. (1979)

179. Monte Desert of San Juan, Argentina, as Photographed by ASTP. (D. M. Warner and F. El-Baz). In: Apollo-Soyuz Test Project Summary Science Report. NASA SP-412, Vol. II, p. 301-318. (1979)

180. Analysis of Water Color as Seen in Orbital and Aerial Photographs of Cape Cod, Nantucket, and Marth’s Vineyard, Massachusetts. (T. Tisdall and F. El-Baz). In: Apollo-Soyuz Test Project Summary Science Report. NASA SP-412, Vol. II, p. 455-480. (1979)

181. Estimate of Total Reflectance from the Orinoco River Outflow. (C. S. Yentsch and F. El-Baz). In: Apollo-Soyuz Test Project Summary Science Report. NASA SP-412, Vol. II, p. 499-503. (1979)

182. Detection of a Probable Ancestral Delta of the Nile River. (M. A. Abdel-Rahman and F. El-Baz). In: Apollo-Soyuz Test Project Summary Science Report. NASA SP-412, Vol. II, p. 511-520. (1979)

183. Comparison of Astronaut Visual Color Observations with ASTP Photographs. (F. El-Baz, D. M. Warner, and F. J. Anders). In: Apollo-Soyuz Test Project Summary Science Report. NASA SP-412, Vol. II, p. 635-644. (1979)

184. Smythii Basin Topography and Comparisons with Orientale. (P. L. Strain and F. El-Baz). Proc. Lunar Planet. Sci. Conf. 10th, Geochim. et Cosmochim. Acta. Suppl. 11, Vol. 3, Pergamon Press, New York, p. 2609-2621. (1979)

185. Eolian Streaks in Southwestern Egypt and Similar Features on Mars. (F. El-Baz and T. A. Maxwell). Proc. Lunar Planet. Sci. Conf. 10th, Geochim. et Cosmochim. Acta. Suppl. 11, Vol. 3, Pergamon Press, New York, p. 3017-3030. (1979)

186. Eolian Features in the Western Desert of Egypt and Some Applications to Mars. (F. El-Baz, C. S. Breed, M. J. Grolier, and J. F. McCauley). Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol. 84, No. B14, December 30, 1979, (Second Mars Colloquium), p. 8205-8221. (1979)

187. Pitted and Fluted Rocks in the Western Desert of Egypt: Viking Comparisons. (J. F. McCauley, C. S. Breed, F. El-Baz, M. I. Whitney, M. J. Grolier, and A. W. Ward). Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol. 84, No. B14, December 30, 1979, (Second Mars Colloquium), p. 8222-8232. (1979)

188. * Misr Al-Khadra (Green Egypt; in Arabic). Dar Al-Maaref Press, Cairo, Egypt, ISBN: 6-836-247-977, 51 p. and 13 plates. (1979)

189. Deserts. World Environment Report. Vol. 6, Nos. 1 and 2, January 1980, p. 7-8. (1980)

190. Photogeologic Studies of the Cerberus Albedo Feature of Mars. (Abstract: A. L. Chaikin, T. A. Maxwell and F. El-Baz). Reports of Planetary Geology Program, 1979-1980. NASA Technical Memorandum 81776, p. 43-45. (1980)

191. Studies of Coatings on Sand Grains from the Gilf Kebir, Southwest Egypt. (Abstract: D. J. Prestel, J. E. Wainwright, and F. El-Baz). Reports of Planetary Geology Program, 1979-1980. NASA Technical Memorandum 81776, p. 238-240. (1980)

192. Transportation and Deposition of Particulate Material on the Surface of Mars: Inferences from Sand Sheet Deposits In the Western Desert of Egypt. (Abstract: T. A. Maxwell and F. El-Baz). Reports of Planetary Geology Program, 1979-1980. NASA Technical Memorandum 81776, p. 393-395. (1980)

193. Desert Varnish on Sand Grains from the Western Desert of Egypt: Importance of the Clay Component and Implications to Mars. (Abstract: F. El-Baz and D. J. Prestel). Lunar and Planetary Science XI, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, Part 1, p. 254-256. (1980)

194. Orientation of Central Peaks in Craters on Mars. (Abstract: A. H. Hamdan and F. El-Baz). Lunar and Planetary Science XI, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, Part 1, p. 388-389. (1980)

195. Magnetic Anomalies Antipodal to Large Impact Basins. (Abstract: R. P. Lin, F. El-Baz, L. L. Hood, S. K. Runcorn, and P. H. Schultz). Lunar and Planetary Science XI, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, Part II, p. 626-627. (1980)

196. Ina, a Lunar Caldera? (Abstract: P. L. Strain and F. El-Baz). Lunar and Planetary Science XI, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, PartSeptember 30, 2008ir and Uweinat, Southwest Egypt, 1978. (F. El-Baz, L. Boulos, C. Breed, A. Dardir, H. Dowidar, H. El-Etr, N. Embabi, M. Grolier, V. Haynes, M. Ibrahim, B. Issawi, T. Maxwell, J. McCauley, W. McHugh, A. Moustafa, and M. Yousif). The Geographical Journal, Vol. 146, Part 1, March 1980, p. 51-93; plates V to XXIV. (1980)

197. Journey to the Gilf Kebir and Uweinat, Southwest Egypt, 1978. (F. El-Baz, L. Boulos, C. Breed, A. Dardir, H. Dowidar, H. El-Etr, N. Embabi, M. Grolier, V. Haynes, M. Ibrahim, B. Issawi, T. Maxwell, J. McCauley, W. McHugh, A. Moustafa, and M. Yousif). The Geographical Journal, Vol. 146, Part 1, March 1980, p. 51-93; plates V to XXIV. (1980)

198. Narrative of the Journey. Part I of Journey to the Gilf Kebir and Uweinat, Southwest Egypt, 1978; El-Baz and others. The Geographical Journal, Vol. 146, Part 1, March 1980, p. 51-59. (1980)

199. Pitted Rocks and Other Ventifacts in the Western Desert. (J. F. McCauley, C. S. Breed, M. J. Grolier, and F. El-Baz). Part VIII of Journey to the Gilf Kebir and Uweinat, Southwest Egypt, 1978; El-Baz and others. The Geographical Journal, Vol. 146, Part 1, March 1980, p. 84-85. (1980)

200. Wind Streaks in the Uweinat Region and Mars. (F. El-Baz and T. A. Maxwell). Part XI of Journey to the Gilf Kebir and Uweinat, Southwest Egypt, 1978; El-Baz and others. The Geographical Journal, Vol. 146, Part 1, March 1980, p. 90-91. (1980)

201. Future Work in the Southern Part of the Western Desert. Part XII of Journey to the Gilf Kebir and Uweinat, Southwest Egypt, 1978; El-Baz and others. The Geographical Journal, Vol. 146, Part 1, March 1980, p. 91-93. (1980)

202. Lunar and Planetary Toponomy. Air and Space, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D. C., Vol. 3, No. 4, March-April 1980, p. 10-11. (1980)

203. The Necessity for the Application of Advanced Cartographic Technology in Developing Nations. Fourteenth International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment, April 23-30, 1980. Instituto Geografico Nacional , San Josè, Costa Rica. Summaries, A-13, p. 79. (1980)

204. Journey into Northern China: Impressions of a Scientist. Explorers Journal, Vol. 58, No. 2, June 1980, p. 60-65. (1980)

205. Quaternary Climatic Changes and the Formation of the Eastern Sahara. (Abstract) 26 Congrès Gèologique International, 7-17 Juillet 1980, Paris, France. Rèsumès, Vol. II, Sec. 8, p. 651. (1980)

206. Applications of the Space Shuttle’s Large Format Camera. (Abstract) 26 Congrès Gèologique International, 7-17 Juillet, 1980, Paris, France. Resùmès, Vol. II, Sec. 11, p. 819. (1980)

207. Al-Sahara Al-Gharbiya Al-Misriya (The Western Desert of Egypt; in Arabic). The Engineers’ Magazine, Special Issue, “The Day of Engineer – 1980.” The Engineers’ Syndicate, Cairo, Egypt, p. 88-91. (1980)

208. The Formation and Motion of Dunes and Sand Seas. Workshop on Physics of Desertification (Abstracts). International Center for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy, p. 2-3. (1980)

209. Monitoring of the Sand-Driving Desert Winds. Workshop on Physics of Desertification (Abstracts). International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy, p. 3-4. (1980)

210. On the Reddening of Quartz Grains in Dune Sand. Workshop on Physics of Desertification (Abstracts). International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Triest, Italy, p. 4-5. (1980)

211. A System of Advanced Cartographic Technology for Developing Nations. Proceedings of the Fourteenth International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment, Vol. II. Environmental Research Institute of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, p. 701-712. (1980)

212. The Viking Conquest of Mars. Air and Space, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., Vol. 4, No. 2, Winter 1980, p. 6-8. (1980)

213. Gilbert and the Moon. In: The Scientific Ideas of G. K. Gilbert, an Assessment on the Centennial of the United States Geological Survey (1879-1979). E. L. Yochelson, Editor, Geol. Soc. Amer., Spec. Pap. 183, p. 69-80. (1980)

214. Statistical Analysis of Central-Peaked Craters on Mars. (Abstract: A. M. Hamdan and F. El-Baz). Reports of Planetary Geology Program – 1980. NASA Tech. Memorandum 82385, p. 161-163. (1980)

215. Comparisons of Wind Streak Form in Egypt and on Mars. (Abstract: F. El-Baz and T. A. Maxwell). Reports of Planetary Geology Program – 1980. NASA Tech. Memorandum 82385, p. 292-294. (1980)

216. Comparison of Knobs in the Cerberus Region of Mars and Eolian Knobs in the Farafra Depression, Western Desert of Egypt. (Abstract: F. El-Baz and L. S. Manent). Reports of Planetary Geology Program – 1980. NASA Tech. Memorandum 82385, p. 295-297. (1980)

217. Effects of Topography on Dune Orientation in the Farafra Region, Western Desert of Egypt, and Implications to Mars. (Abstract: L. S. Manent and F. El-Baz). Reports of Planetary Geology Program – 1980. NASA Tech. Memorandum 82385, p. 298-300. (1980)

218. The Effects of Mineralogy and Grain Shape on the Color of Sands from the Western Desert of Egypt, and Possible Applications to Mars. (Abstract: C. T. Herzig and F. El-Baz). Reports of Planetary Geology Program – 1980. NASA Tech. Memorandum 82385, p. 301-303. (1980)

219. Thickness of Coatings on Quartz Grains from the Great Sand Sea, Egypt. (Abstract: D. McCay, J. Constantopoulos, D. J. Prestel, and F. El-Baz). Reports of Planetary Geology Program – 1980. NASA Tech. Memorandum 82385, p. 304-306. (1980)

220. The Geology and Morphology of Ina. (P. L. Strain and F. El-Baz). Proc. Lunar Planet. Sci. Conf. 11th, Geochim. et Cosmochim. Acta Suppl. 14, Vol. 3, p. 2437-2446. (1980)

221. Space-Age Developments in Desert Research. Episodes Newsmagize, International Union of Geological Sciences, Ottawa, Canada, Vol. 1980, No. 4, December 1980, p. 12-17. (1980)

222. Regional Chemical Setting of the Apollo 16 Landing Site and the Importance of the Kant Plateau. (Abstract: C. G. Andre and F. El-Baz). Lunar and Planetary Science XII, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, Part 1, P. 22-24. (1981). Also in: Workshop on Apollo 16, O. B. James and F. Horz, Editors, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, Tech. Rept. 81-01, p. 33-35. (1981)

223. The “Uweinat Desert” of Egypt, Libya and Sudan: A Fertile Field for Planetary Comparisons of Crater Forms. (Abstract) Lunar and Planetary Science XII, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, Part 1, p. 251-253. (1981)

224. Rock Morphology of Basalts in the Western Desert of Egypt: Implications for Viking Lander Sites on Mars. (Abstract: J. B. Garvin, J. W. Head, and F. El-Baz). Lunar and Planetary Science XII, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, Part 1, p. 327-329. (1981)

225. Furrowed and Pitted Terrain on the Lunar East Side: X-Ray Fluorescence Data. (Abstract: P. L. Strain and F. El-Baz). Lunar and Planetary Science XII, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, Part 3, p. 1052-1054. (1981)

226. Istighlal Al-Khamat Al-Madaniya fi Misr: Ahad At-Tahadiat Al-Moleha fi Al-Waqt Al-Rahin (Exploration of Mineral Resources in Egypt: One of the Urgent Challenges of the Present Time; in Arabic, F. El-Baz and H. El-Etr). Third Conference on the Society of Mechanical Engineering, March, 1981, Alexandria, Egypt. The Engineers’ Magazine, Cairo, Egypt, 37th Year, No. 4, p. 38-47. (1981)

227. Desert Builders Knew A Good Thing When They Saw It. Smithsonian, April 1981, Vol. 12, No. 1, P. 116-122. (1981). Also in : Encyclopedia Science Supplement 1983, Grolier, Danbury, Connecticut, p. 120-126. (1982); and: Jordan Times, 17 January 1983, p. 5. (1983)

228. Temporal Changes in the Cerberus Region of Mars: Mariner 9 and Viking Comparisons. (A. L. Chaikin, T. A. Maxwell, and F. El-Baz). Icarus, Vol. 45, No. 1, p. 167-178. (1981)

229. The Origins of the Desert. (Abstract) Transactions, American Geophysical Union, Vol. 62, No. 17, April 28, 1981. Invited Paper H 28, p. 279. (1981)

230. Remote Sensing of the Moon. (Abstract) Summaries, 15th International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment, May 11-15, 1981. Environmental Research Institute of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, Paper 23, p. 25-26. (1981)

231. Science and Science Policy in the Arab World, by A. B. Zahlan. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1980. (Book Review). The Middle East Journal. Spring 1981, Vol. 35, No. 2, p. 266-267. (1981)

232. Thickness of Lunar Mare Flow Fronts. (A. W. Gifford and F. El-Baz). The Moon and the Planets, Vol. 24, No. 4, June 1981, p. 391-398. (1981)

233. Circular Feature Among Dunes of the Great Sand Sea, Egypt. Science, Vol. 213, No. 4506, p. 439-440. (1981)

234. Formation and Evolution of Surface Features in Egypt’s Western Desert: A Summary of Martian Analogies. Third International Colloquium on Mars. California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, August 31-September 2, 1981. Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas. LPI Contribution 441, p. 68-70. (1981)

235. Wa Adat Columbia Muntasira (The Triumphant Return of Columbia; in Arabic). Al-Majal, July 1981, Issue No. 124, p. 1-4. (1981)

236. Continental Crust – Forces that Shape the Surface. In: National Geographic Atlas of the World. National Geographic Society, Washington, D.C., Fifth Edition, p. 38-39. (1981)

237. Serrated Eolian Deposits in China’s Northwestern Deserts and Their Comparisons to Dark Splotches on Mars. (F. El-Baz and L. S. Manent). Reports of Planetary Geology Program – 1981, NASA Tech. Memorandum TM-84211, p. 241-243. (1981)

238. Dune Forms in the Great Sand Sea and Applications to Mars. (F. El-Baz and M. Mainguet). Reports of Planetary Geology Program – 1981, NASA Tech. Memorandum 84211, p. 244-246. (1981)

239. Preliminary Comparison of Inselbergs in the Cerberus Region of Mars to Terrestrial Isolated Hills in Arid, Humid and Glacial Terrains. (L. S. Manent and F. El-Baz). Reports of Planetary Geology Program – 1981, NASA Tech. Memorandum TM-84211, p. 305-307. (1981)

240. Deformed Impact Craters on Mars. (C. G. Andre and F. El-Baz). Reports of Planetary Geology Program – 1981, NASA Tech. Memorandum TM-8411, p. 399-401. (1981)

241. Science Leads Art – Views of the Planets from Space. Abstracts of Papers of the 148th National Meeting, 3-8 January 1982. A. Herschman, Editor. American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, D.C., p. 10. (1982)

242. Egypt’s Desert of Promise. National Geographic, Vol. 161, No. 2, February 1982. (Photographs by Georg Gerster), p. 190-221. (1982)

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244. Mapping Oases and Soil Types from Landsat Multispectral Scanner: Kharga Depression, Western Desert, Egypt. (R. E. Arvidson, P. A. Jacobberger, and F. El-Baz). Summaries, International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment. First Thematic Conference: “Remote Sensing of Arid and Semi-Arid Lands,” Cairo, Egypt. Environmental Research Institute of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, paper A-14, p. 73. (1982)

245. Sand Distribution in the Kharga Depression of Egypt: Observations from Landsat Images. (P. L Strain and F. El-Baz). Summaries, International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment. First Thematic Conference: “Remote Sensing of Arid and Semi-Arid Lands,” Cairo, Egypt. Environmental Research Institute of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, paper B-11, p. 101-102. (1982)

246. Eolian Dynamics in the Western Desert of Egypt as Revealed by Landsat Data. (M. C. Chemin, M. Mainguet, and F. El-Baz). Summaries, International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment. First Thematic Conference on Arid and Semi-Arid Lands, Cairo, Egypt. Environmental Research Institute of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, paper B-12, p. 103. (1982). Also in: Proceedings, Vol. II, p. 763. (1982)

247. Photolineaments in the Gilf Kebir Plateau, Southwestern Egypt. (A. H. Hamdan and F. El-Baz). Summaries, International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment. First Thematic Conference on Arid and Semi-Arid Lands, Cairo, Egypt. Environmental Research Institute of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, paper C-2, p. 122-123. (1982). Also in: Proceedings, Vol. II, p. 845-846. (1982)

248. The Nature and Extent of Erosional and Depositional Features and Rock and Soil Units in Kharga Oasis Region, as Determined from Remote Sensing. (T. B. McCord, F. El-Baz, and J. B. Adams). Summaries, International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment. First Thematic Conference on Arid and Semi-Arid Lands, Cairo, Egypt. Environmental Research Institute of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, paper C-11, p. 134-135. (1982)

249. Regional Chemical Setting of the Apollo 16 Landing Site and the Importance of the Kant Plateau. (C. G. Andre and F. El-Baz). Proceedings of the 12th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 1981, Vol. 12, Part B. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, Supplement 16, Section 1: The Moon, Pergamon Press, New York, p. 767-779. (1982)

250. Techniques and Results of Remote Sensing of the Moon. Proceedings of the Fifteenth International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment, 11-15 May 1981. Environmental Research Institute of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, Vol. I, p. 299-311. (1982)

251. Sadd El-Halal (Dam at Halal Mountain, Sinai; in Arabic). The Engineers’ Magazine, Cairo, Egypt. 37th Year, No. 5, November 1981, p. 26-27. (1982)

252. Genesis of Particulate Material in Terrestrial Deserts and Applications to Mars. Lunar and Planetary Science XIII, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, Part 1, p. 199-200. (1982)

253. Arabian Astronomy. The Planetary Report, March/April 1982, Vol. II, No. 2, p. 16-18. (1982)

254. Landsat: An Eye in the Sky. Air and Space, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., Vol. 5, No. 3, Spring 1982, p. 7-9. (1982)

255. Evolution of the Desert in Space and Time. In: Twenty-fourth Plenary Meeting, Committee on Space Research, Ottawa, Canada, 16 May – 2 June 1982: Abstracts, 10 – Symposium on the Study of Land Transformation Processes from Space and Ground Observation, Second Session, p. 264. (1982)

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257. An Example of the Application of a Procedure for Determining the Extent of Erosional and Depositional Features and Rock and Soil Units in the Kharga Oasis Region, Egypt, Using Remote Sensing. (T. B. McCord, R. N. Clark, A. Meloy, R. B. Singer, J. B. Adams, and F. El-Baz). Proceedings of the International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment. First Thematic Conference: Remote Sensing of Arid and Semi-Arid Lands, 19-25 January 1982, Cairo, Egypt, Vol. II, p. 909-919. (1982)

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259. Fabled Deserts of the Orient: The Taklimakan and Gobi of Asia. In: The Desert Realm — Lands of Majesty and Mystery. National Geographic Society, Washington, D.C., p. 218-247. (1982)

260. Geological Constraints on Habitation Siting in the Sinai Peninsula. (Abstract) Abstracts with Programs 1982. 95th Annual Meeting; The Geological Society of America, Boulder, Colorado, Vol. 14, No. 7, p. 482. (1982)

261. Preliminary Survey of Knobs on the Surface of Mars. (L.S. Manent and F. El-Baz). Reports of Planetary Geology Program-1982. NASA Technical Memorandum 85127, p. 301-303. (1982)

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