Publications

  1. Behar AE, CN Stam, G Scalzi, S Behncke, F Gomez, K Venkateswaran., "(Submitted) Characterization of the Molecular Diversity of Rio Tinto using a novel Hydrothermal Vent Biosampler.," AbSciCon, League City, TX. April 26 – 29, 2010.

  2. Christoffersen P., Tulaczyk S., Carsey F., and Behar A., "A quantitative framework for interpretation of basal ice facies formed by ice accretion over subglacial sediment", Journal of Geophysical Research, (in Press)

  3. Davies AG, DQ Tran, L Mandrake, K Boudreau, J Cecava, Mora A., Behar A., Chien S., Castaño R., Frye S., Mandl D., Ong L., Kyle P., Wright R., "The Model-Based Volcano Sensor Web: Progress in 2007", NASA Earth Science Technology Office (ESTO) Conference, College Park, MD. June 24 – 26, 2008.

  4. Litvak M.L., Mitrofanov I.G., Barmakov Y.I., Behar A., Bitulev A., Bobrovnitsky Y., Bogolubov E.P., Boynton W.V., Bragin S.I., Churin S., Grebennikov A.S., Konovalov A., Kozyrev A.S., Krylov A., Kurdumov Y., Kuznetsov P., Malakhov A.V., Mokrousov M.I., Ryzhkov V.I., Sanin A.B., Shvetsov V.N., Smirnov G.A., Sholeninov S., Timoshenko G.N., Tomilina T.M., Tuvakin D.V., Tretyakov V.I., Troshin V.S., Uvarov V.N., Varenikov A., Vostrukhin A., "The Dynamic Albedo of Neutrons (DAN) Experiment for NASA 2009 Mars Science Laboratory",. Astrobiol. 8: 605 – 612, 2008.

  5. Algeirsdóttir A.G., Murray T., Smith A., King M., Makinson K., Nicholls K., Behar A., "Tidal influence on Rutford Ice Stream, West Antarctica: observations of surface flow and basal processes from closely-spaced GPS and passive seismic stations",. Journal of Glaciology. 54: 715 – 724, 2008.

  6. Boudreau K., Cecava J.R., Behar A., Davies A.G., Tran D.Q., Abtahi A.A., Pieri D.C., "Autonomous triggering of in situ sensors on Kilauea Volcano, HI, from eruption detection by the EO-1Spacecraft: Design and operational Scenario",. Eos Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V11C-0753, 2007.

  7. Christoffersen P., Tulaczyk S., Carsey F.D., Behar A.E.," A quantitative framework for interpretation of basal ice facies formed by ice accretion over Subglacial sediment",. Journal of Geophys. Res. 111: F01017, 2007.

  8. Smith A., Murray T., Nicholls K.W., Makinson K., Adalgeirsdottir G., Behar A., Vaughan D."Rapid erosion, drumlin formation and changing hydrology beneath an Antarctic ice stream",. Geology. 35: 127 – 130, 2007.

  9. Siegert M.J., Behar A., Bentley M., Blake D., Bowden S., Christoffersen P., Cockell C., Corr H., Cullen D.C., Edwards H., Ellery A., Ellis-Evans C., Griffiths G., Hindmarsh R., Hodgson D.A., King E., Lamb H., Lane L., Makinson K., Mowlem M., Parnell J., Pearce D.A., Priscu J., Rivera A., Sephton M.A., Sims M.R., Smith A.M., Tranter M., Wadham J.L., Wilson G., Woodward J,"Exploration of Ellsworth Subglacial Lake: a concept paper on the development, organization and execution of an experiment to explore, measure and sample the environment of a West Antarctic subglacial lake",. Rev. Environ. Sci. Biotechnol. 6: 161 – 179, 2007.

  10. Steffen K., Huff R., Behar A,"Arctic Warming, Greenland Meltand Moulins",. Eos Trans. AGU, 88 (52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract G33B-1242, 2007.

  11. Smart M.C., Ratnakumar B.V., Behar A., Whitcanack L.D., Yu J-S, Alamgir M,"Gel polymer electrolyte lithium-ion cells with improved low temperature performance",. Journal of Power Sources. 165: 535 – 543, 2007.

  12. Behar A., Matthews J., Venkateswaran K., Bruckner J., Jonsson J.," A deep sea hydrothermal vent bio-sampler for large volume in-situ filtration of hydrothermal vent fluids",. Journal Biology Marine Cahiers 47: 443 – 447, 2006.

  13. Steffen K., Zwally J.H., Rial J.A., Behar A., Huff R.,"Climate variability, melt-flow acceleration, and ice quakes at the western slope of the Greenland ice sheet",. Eos Trans. AGU, 87(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract U22A-01, 2006.

  14. Behar A., Raymond C., Matthews J., Means E., "The JPL PAUSE Aerobot," Presented at the International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Hawaii, USA- October 10-12, 2005.

  15. Bruhn F. C., Carsey F. D., Köhler J. , Mowlem M. , German C. R. , Behar A., "MEMS Enablement and Analysis of the Miniature Autonomous Submersible Explorer," IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering, Vol. 30, No. 1, January 2005, 165-178.

  16. Behar A., Bruhn F. C., Carsey F. D., "Exploring Miniaturization Limits for an Instrumented Autonomous Submersible Explorer for Extreme Environments," Accepted to 13th Int. Symposium on Unmanned Untethered Submersible Technology, 2003.

  17. Castano A., Behar A. and Will P., "The CONRO Modules for Reconfigurable Robots," IEEE Transactions on Mechatronics special issue on self-reconfigurable robots, August 2002.

  18. Carsey F., C. Mogensen, Behar A., Engelhardt H., Lane A., "Optical Technology Approaches for a Mars Polar Cap Subsurface Mission, Results of Tests in the Earth Ice," International Glaciological Society, Physical and Mechanical Processes in Ice Symposium, August 2002.

  19. Behar A., Carsey F., Lane A., and Engelhardt H., "The Antarctic ice borehole probe," Proc. IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, MO, March, 2001.

  20. Behar A., "On the Design of Sub-Kilogram Intelligent Tele-Robots," Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Southern California, May 1998.

  21. Behar A., Bekey G., Friedman G., Desai R., "Best Student Paper Award for the World Automation Conference: ISORA Session The Sub-Kilogram Intelligent Tele-Robots (SKIT) for Asteroid Exploration," World Automation Conference, Anchorage Alaska, May 1998.

  22. Behar A., "The Prototype Sand Sample Acquisition Device for A Mars Micro-Rover Mission," Masters Thesis, Rensselaer, 1992.

  23. M. Craven, F. Carsey, A. Behar and J. Matthews, "In-situ imagery of meteoric ice-marine ice transition and marine ice-ocean interface on the Amery Ice Shelf," International Symposium on Ice and Water Interactions, .

  24. Behar A., Carsey F., Jones J., Matthews J., Nicaise F., "Tumbleweed Rover Extreme Environment Testing at the South Pole Station," World Automation Conference, Seville, Spain, May 2004, .

  25. Behar A., Carsey F., Jones J., Matthews J., "NASA/JPL Tumbleweed Polar Rover," Proc. IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, MO, March, 2004.

  26. Behar A., Carsey F., Lane A., Engelhardt H., "The Ice-Borehole Probe, The art of borehole imaging has been extended to cold, wet, high-pressure environments.," NASA Tech. Briefs Oct. 2003, .