Lectures in Astrobiology

Volume I

  • Editors
  • Muriel Gargaud
  • Bernard Barbier
  • Hervé Martin
  • Jacques Reisse

Part of the Advances in Astrobiology and Biogeophysics book series (ASTROBIO)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Jean-Marc Petit, Alessandro Morbidelli
    Pages 61-82
  3. Daniele L. Pinti
    Pages 83-112
  4. Didier Despois, Hervé Cottin
    Pages 289-352
  5. Jean-Pierre Bibring
    Pages 353-383
  6. Franck Selsis, Alain Léger, Marc Ollivier
    Pages 385-423
  7. François Raulin, Patrice Coll, Rafael Navarro-González
    Pages 449-471
  8. John Cronin, Jacques Reisse
    Pages 473-515
  9. Auguste Commeyras, Laurent Boiteau, Odile Vandenabeele-Trambouze, Franck Selsis
    Pages 517-545
  10. Auguste Commeyras, Laurent Boiteau, Odile Vandenabeele-Trambouze, Franck Selsis
    Pages 547-569
  11. Marie-Christine Maurel, Anne-Lise Haenni
    Pages 571-594
  12. Simonetta Gribaldo, Patrick Forterre
    Pages 595-615
  13. Purificación López-García
    Pages 657-679
  14. Muriel Gargaud, Bernard Barbier, Hervé Martin, Jacques Reisse
    Pages 680-682
  15. Back Matter

About this book


This book is the first comprehensive textbook at the graduate level encompassing all aspects associated with the emerging field of astrobiology. Volume I gathers a fist set of extensive lectures that cover a broad range of topics, from the formation of solar system to the quest for the most primitive life forms that emerged on the early Earth.


Habitat astrobiology bioastronomy exobiology origin of life solar system

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2005
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-22315-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-26229-9
  • Series Print ISSN 1610-8957
  • Series Online ISSN 1613-1851
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