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Cosmochemical Evolution and the Origins of Life

Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on the Origin of Life and the First Meeting of the International Society for the Study of the Origin of Life, Barcelona, June 25–28, 1973 Volume II: Contributed Papers

  • J. Oró
  • S. L. Miller
  • C. Ponnamperuma
  • R. S. Young
Conference proceedings

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-VII
  2. Organic Cosmochemistry

  3. Abiotic Organic Synthesis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 59-59
    2. S. Yuasa, M. Ishigami
      Pages 75-81
    3. W. K. Park, A. R. Hochstim, C. Ponnamperuma
      Pages 99-107
    4. A. Bar-Nun
      Pages 109-115
    5. Mohindra S. Chadha, Peter M. Molton, Cyril Ponnamperuma
      Pages 127-136
  4. Abiotic Organic Synthesis and Interactions: Polymers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 137-137
    2. Haruhiko Noda, Hiroshi Mizutani, Hiroyuki Okihana
      Pages 139-146
    3. Salvatore Andini, Ettore Benedetti, Luciano Ferrara, Livio Paolillo, Piero Andrea Temussi
      Pages 147-153
    4. Alan W. Schwartz, M. Van Der Veen, T. Bisseling, G. J. F. Chittenden
      Pages 163-168
    5. M. Halmann
      Pages 169-174
  5. Structural and Thermodynamic Considerations on the Origin of Life

  6. Early Biochemical Evolution

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 245-245
    2. E. Broda
      Pages 247-251
    3. A. G. Cairns-Smith
      Pages 265-267
    4. Vladimír Novák, Vlastimil Liebl
      Pages 269-271
    5. James C. Lacey Jr., Arthur L. Weber, William E. White Jr.
      Pages 273-283
  7. Miscellaneous Papers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 285-285
    2. E. Stephen-Sherwood, D. G. Odom, J. Oró
      Pages 301-308
    3. A. Giner-Sorolla, A. Bendich
      Pages 315-323
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 325-334

About these proceedings

Keywords

Tide atmosphere biosphere carbon chemistry controlling entropy evolution formation plants soil stability thermodynamics water

Editors and affiliations

  • J. Oró
    • 1
    • 2
  • S. L. Miller
    • 3
  • C. Ponnamperuma
    • 4
  • R. S. Young
    • 5
  1. 1.Departments of Biophysical Sciences and ChemistryUniversity of HoustonHoustonUSA
  2. 2.Universidad Autónoma de BarcelonaBarcelonaSpain
  3. 3.Department of ChemistryUniversity of CaliforniaSan DiegoUSA
  4. 4.Laboratory of Chemical Evolution, Department of ChemistryUniversity of MarylandCollege ParkUSA
  5. 5.NASAUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-010-2282-8
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1974
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-2284-2
  • Online ISBN 978-94-010-2282-8
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