Peer-reviewed publications

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Fox-Powell, M. G., Osinski, G. R., Applin, D., Stromberg, J., Allender, E., Gázquez, F., Cloutis, E. & Cousins, C. R. (2019) Natural analogue constraints on Europa's non-ice surface material. Geophysical Research Letters 46 (11): 5759-5767

Payler, S. J., Biddle., J. F., Sherwood Lollar, B., Fox-Powell, M. G., Edwards, T., Ngwenya, B. T., Paling, S. M. & Cockell, C. S. (2019) An Ionic Limit to Life in the Deep Subsurface. Frontiers in Microbiology 10 (426)

Fox-Powell, M. G., Channing, A., Applin, D., Mann, P., Cloutis E. & Cousins, C. R. (2018) Cryogenic silicification of microorganisms in hydrothermal fluids. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 498: 1-8

Fox-Powell, M. G. & Cockell, C. S. (2018) Building a geochemical view of microbial salt tolerance: Halophilic adaptation of Marinococcus in a natural magnesium sulfate brine. Frontiers in Microbiology 9 (739)

Stevens, A. H., Childers, D., Fox-Powell, M. G., Nicholson, N., Jhoti, E. & Cockell, C. S. (2018) Growth, viability and death of planktonic and biofilm Sphingomonas desiccabilis in simulated martian brines. Astrobiology 19 (2)

Cockell C. S., Biller B., Bryce C., Cousins C., Direito S., Forgan D., Fox-Powell M. G., Harrison J., Landenmark H., Nixon S., Payler S. J., Rice K., Samuels T., Schwendner P., Stevens A., Nicholson N., & Wadsworth J. (2018) The UK Centre for Astrobiology: A Virtual Astrobiology Centre. Accomplishments and Lessons Learned, 2011–2016. Astrobiology 18 (2) 224-243

Fox-Powell, M. G., Hallsworth, J. E., Cousins, C. R. & Cockell, C. S. (2016) Ionic strength is a barrier to the habitability of Mars. Astrobiology 16 (6) 427-442

Cockell, C. S., Bush, T., Bryce, C., Direito, S., Fox-Powell, M. G., Harrison, J. P., Lammer, H., Landenmark, H., Martin-Torres, J., Nicholson, N., Noack, L., O’Malley-James, Payler S. J., Rushby, A., Samuels, T. Schwendner, P., Wadsworth, J. & Zorzano, M. P. (2016). Habitability: A Review. Astrobiology 16: 89-117 (2016)

Stevenson, A., Burkhardt, J., Cockell, C. S., Cray, J. A., Dijksterhuis, J., Fox-Powell, M. G., Kee, T. P., Kminek, G, McGenity, T. J., Timmis, K. N., Timson, D. J., Voytek, M. A., Yakimov, M. M. & Hallsworth, J. E. (2014) Multiplication of microbes below 0.690 water activity: implications for terrestrial and extraterrestrial life. Environmental Microbiology 17 (2) 257-277

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Moreras-Marti, A., Fox-Powell, M. G., Zerkle, A., Gázquez, F., Brand, H. & Cousins, C. R. (In Review) Geochemical controls on Mars analogue rhyolite- and basalt-hosted Icelandic hydrothermal environments.

Fox-Powell, M. G. & Cousins, C. R. (In Revision) Freezing-induced fractionation of glass, ice and salts from simulated Enceladus ocean fluids.

Macey, M. C., Fox–Powell M.G., Ramkissoon, N. K., Stephens B. P.1, Barton T., Schwenzer, S. P., Pearson, V. K., Cousins Claire R., Olsson–Francis, K., (In Review) Sulfide oxidation: a potential metabolism driving primary production on late Noachian Mars.  

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